Public Embraces Positive Living™ Talk Radio’s Optimistic Message; Number of Listeners Quadruple in Latest Ratings Period

Log on, call in, listen and learn how to turn your obstacles into opportunities and challenges into solutions with national radio broadcaster, Patricia Raskin, the powerhouse of positive living, self-development, and lifestyle talk radio.

Newport, RI, December 22, 2008 --( Veteran positive media broadcaster and messenger, Patricia Raskin M.Ed., who hosts and produces a Positive Living™ radio talk show in Southern New England, is the voice of optimism and inspiration to a growing audience of listeners yearning for information on how to turn life’s challenges into solutions. The official ratings for the local show heard on 630WPRO AM and 99.7 FM have doubled and/or quadrupled across all demographic groups; particularly with women listeners.

Raskin bucked the trend of negative and controversial talk radio during her 25 year broadcast career. Today, her positive messages are resonating with a stressed-out public who are facing potential job loss, home foreclosure, and financial crisis.

“I’m been producing positive media for a long time because I believe that we can make the world a better place to live. Using the media for positive programming is the vehicle I choose years ago to deliver my message,” she said.

“With all the pain in today’s society, I’m pleased that my shows are helping those who need the information they deliver.” (Raskin also hosts and produces two weekly online shows on and

As the author of a book, "Pathfinding: Seven Principles for Positive Living," she said, “I’ve never seen the need so strong for optimism and guidance than now,” she said. Raskin is also the author of "Success, Your Dream and You" and is currently working on her third book.

Raskin encourages people to do their best to stay connected to their loved ones and be socially engaged in order to be open to new information for decision-making and problem solving. Her “seven keys to positive living” from her years of interviewing experts, authors, and researchers, as outlined in Pathfinding, are: 1) Honor Your Heritage, 2) Be in the Precious Present, 3) Use your Imperfections to Perfect Your Life, 4) Honor your innate talents and abilities, 5) Focus on the Positives, 6) Respect, Nurture and Protect Your Relationships, and 7) See Miracles in Everyday Life.

About Patricia Raskin
Patricia Raskin, M.Ed, is the producer and host of the award-winning Positive Living™ radio program, and owner of Raskin Resources Production, Inc. She is a media coach and sought-after motivational speaker with headquarters in Newport, RI. Patricia is the author of Pathfinding: Seven Principles for Positive Living and Success, Your Dream and You. As the founder and passion behind positive media programs for the past 25 years, she has hosted and produced television programs on FOX and PBS affiliates, and on the radio on WTKF and the NPR affiliate Public Radio East in North Carolina. Currently she hosts and produces three internationally acclaimed on air, online and on demand radio talk shows. Famous for their prestigious and national line up of guests, Patricia’s Positive Living™ programs can be heard on and, and on Southern New England’s leading radio station, 630WPRO AM and 99.7 on the FM dial. For more information, log onto

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