Patricia Raskin is a nationally recognized, multi-media talk show host, award-winning producer and business owner. She is recognized by her peers and audiences as the “powerhouse voice” on lifestyle, health and wellness and inspirational programs. Her work as a trainer, speaker and coach to thousands of participants, focuses on creating positive change and she presents and trainings and workshops locally, regionally and nationally.
Close to four decades, as a “positive media” pioneer, her programs have aired on Cumulus, Fox, PBS and NPR affiliates, WTKF, 107.3FM and Blog Talk Radio and she was one of the first to create positive radio programs on the internet. Patricia has interviewed over 3,000 guests including, Dr. Maya Angelou, Dr. Memhet Oz, Marianne Williamson, Dr. John Gray, Richard Bach, Dr. Andrew Weil, Debbie Ford, Arielle Ford, Jack Canfield, Joan Lunden, ABC Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary, and award-winning actor Jane Seymour. Raskin has interviewed talent, writers, producers and directors from upcoming Hallmark Channel’s original movies including Michael Landon Jr., Elliot Gould, Ernest Borgnine, Patty Duke and Dean McDermott.
The Patricia Raskin Show, on the News Talk 630 WPRO for over ten years is now broadcast exclusively on VoiceAmerica.com, its fifteenth year. It is heard live on Mondays on the Variety Channel at 2PMET/11AM PT, rebroadcast on Saturdays at 3PMET on the Health and Wellness Channel and archived on voiceamerica. http://www.voiceamerica.com/Show/1045 and also available iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=421428770
Patricia works with companies, businesses and non-profit organizations to create trainings, seminars, radio programs, podcasts, and events that promote healthy living. The podcast series she produces for clients includes coaching, recording, and uploads to iTunes and other podcast networks. Clients have included Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island and Age-Friendly Rhode Island.
Currently, Patricia is the host and producer of the upcoming television pilot “Positive Aging” which will air on Rhode Island PBS (Public Broadcasting Service.)
Patricia holds a Bachelors degree from Lesley College and a Masters degree in Counseling from Salem State College. Patricia is a Certified Professional Coach (CPC) from the World Coach Institute.
She is a 2017 graduate of the NU11 class of Leadership Rhode Island.
Patricia is a recipient of the 2015 Rhode Island Small Business (SBA) Award and the 2001 recipient of the Circle of Excellence Media Award from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.