!GOT A LITE?: Often called 'The Rock Star of Insight', Pattie Canova has been speaking on the visions, challenges, 'signs' and miracles along the Road to Awakening for over 25 years. She is a psychological intuitive, ordained through The New Seminary, at St. John the Divine, with a degree in Spiritual Counseling. Canova is a Teacher, Public Speaker, Spiritual Counselor, author and writer. And has had an autobiographical, One-Woman show, most recently called, SOULED OUT, running Off and Off-Off Broadway for over 10 years. She is a native, smoky-voiced, NYC, story-teller. Her Irish/Italian heritage adds to an unapologetic, no-frills, 'shoot it from the hip' attitude. Her clients are recommended and grateful for her discretion. "My room is like a confessional and it's no one's business who I read or what they say!" Pattie has a razor sharp perception with an extensive background in Spiritual Psychology, Metaphysics and objective observations on life. She is an Interfaith Minister. (no religion-all faiths) - She teaches through experience, wisdom, candor and wit. Canova was invited by the Rubin Museum of Art to speak on their Jung Red Book series, as well as thier Karma; Cause and Effect - The Illusion of Fate Series. Her evening was SRO. The SRO was repeated at Norma Kamali's Wellness Center. Like Abbot- Mark Patrick Hederman, Canova believes Tarot is a guide and tool for lifting the veil and navigating the world of the unknown. Her predictions have an uncanny accuracy but it's her spot on insight that screams: THIS IS (Y)OUR WAKE-UP CALL!
Enhanced by a strong background in theatre, mythology, writing, metaphysics/esoteric studies, and a deep spirituality, Canova incorporates keen, , analyses with a constructive, practical awareness into her work, following a 'what you see is what you think' philosophy. She holds to: "nothing in our life happens without our complicity."
She is the author of TAROT SUTRA: chosen twice by the Literary Guild/Book of the Month Club and recommended by Marie Claire and Playboy magazines. Her auto biographical One-Woman show which began as: Take a Walk on the Inside to 22 Doors to Souled Out enjoyed several, successful runs @ Nell's, Access Theater, Ars Nova Theater , The Zipper Factory, The Triad, Abingdon Theatre Arts Center and Stage Left in New York City . Due to popular demand, Traveling at the Speed of ENLIGHTENMENT (22 Doors) was brought back to ARS Nova and ran for 12 performances under the direction of Michael Schiralli. The show has been mentioned by The VillageVoice and Time Out, NY Loves Theater, and New York Cool.
Recognized as an expert voice for what it means to undertake one's Journey, Pattie has been quoted in US Magazine and referenced in a feature article in Cosmopolitan. She has appeared on cable TV, Fox TV's Sightings and CNN's America's Talking, as well as a frequent guest on numerous New York and national radio shows. She was featured on Daily Candy and voted as one of their top three 'people' of the year.
She is currently a faculty member at the National Council of Geocosmic Research. She teaches her well-attended, ongoing Tarot/Symbolism/Mythic series of workshops and classes in Manhattan. For over six years Canova was a popular, respected and admired, faculty member at New York's prestigious Open Center, an internationally known school of holistic education. She has lectured at Cooper Unions University and does on line workshops for the Learning Annex. Pattie was part of an esteemed panel of speakers on health issues for the Women's Health Forum at Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ. The Women's Health Forum was originally spearheaded by Hillary Clinton and sponsored by the United Nations.
Pattie is the founder and president of Quiet Heart Productions, a center for
quieting the mind and re-orienting toward spirit. She is trained and certified in hypnotherapy. Canova officiates weddings, and other Ministerial services. She adores her children, resides in Long Island, NY, with an office in Manhattan. And continues to walk her talk!