Patty Hlava, Ph.D.
Dr. Patty Hlava is a Transformation Guide dedicated to helping you find your voice, skillfully navigate emotions, and awaken clarity and ease in your life.
Patty brings over 25 years of experience, study, and practice in the fields of transpersonal psychology and self-actualization to support you on your embodiment, self-love, and healing journey. Patty is an expert at guiding others in discovering their authentic voice and awakening to the richness of life. In addition to her 15-year history as a mental health professional, she is also holds certifications as a Meditation Instructor, Ayurveda Wellness Counselor, Yoga Teacher, Reiki practitioner, Yoga Health Coach, and Intrinsic Coach.
In 2018, she retired from her clinical psychotherapy practice to develop AwakenPeace Healing, where she offers workshops, training, retreats, and guided practices to support you on your wellness journey.
She holds a Ph.D. in Transpersonal Psychology with a focus on the exploration of gratitude in relationships. Her research has been published in the International Journal of Transpersonal Psychology, Journal of Humanistic Psychology, and several books. Her audio courses and meditations are featured on Insight Timer, where she leads a weekly live talk and guided practice. She serves as adjunct faculty at Sofia University, teaching graduate-level psychology courses and mentors students in their research.