Patty Wooten, RN, BSN
Patty Wooten, RN, BSN
Award Winning International Speaker
"We have only just recovered from sore ribs from laughing so hard during your presentation of "Jest for the Health of It. You were SOOOOOO funny! We loved the fun toys and learning how to laugh at ourselves. I'm proud to say that 100% of the attendees rated you "Excellent" as a presenter! That's a history-making event." Kathy Floyd– Women's Health Resource Center of McCuistion Medical Center, Paris, TX
"You not only ended the day on a decidedly "up" note for us, but you imparted valuable and useful information to those of us who work in the highly charged and stressful field of providing counseling and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries. Your knack for taking serious subjects such as hoping and coping humor and making them relevant to all of us was highly commendable. You helped us see both the humor and the hope in all that we do." Michael Shuchter - California Department of Aging
"You were the perfect keynote for our conference – “Laughter is the Sound of Healing”. You addressed the importance of laughter in the healing process and spoke about the historical perspective of humor. The attendees commented that they could feel your enthusiasm for your work and really enjoyed your humor and warmth. Your presence helped to make our conference a huge success. And, we laughed a lot, thank you for that too." Judy Pasternak, Conference Co-Chair – Mental Health Association, Buffalo, NY
"You not only ended the day on a decidedly "up" note for us, but you imparted valuable and useful information to those of us who work in the highly charged and stressful field of providing counseling and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries. Your knack for taking serious subjects such as hoping and coping humor and making them relevant to all of us was highly commendable. You helped us see both the humor and the hope in all that we do" Michael Shuchter - California Department of Aging
"Fantastic! You helped me remember why I went into this job and how to stay with it." K. Jackson, Oncology nurse - San Francisco, CA - St. Mary's Hospital
"Excellent presentation. Good balance of sessions, activities, information and funny business." P. Carlin, Pediatric Nurse - Dallas, TX - Children's Hospital
"Outstanding - energetic presentation. What a ham! –– plus delivered an important message." D. Rhodes, Palo Alto, CA - Stanford University Hospital
"Patty is a warm, loving, compassionate person, which enhances her humor." J. Waverly, Nursing Instructor - Manchester, NH - St. Anselm's College
"Haven't laughed this much since I was four." D. Grover, Oncology Nurse - Seattle, WA - Swedish Hospital
"The most inspirational and satisfying workshop I have ever attended, and the most worthwhile." L. Draper, Omaha, NE - Methodist College
"Energized, caring, excellent communicator. Should be commended for her diligence and warm disposition." S. Kranjic, Nurse Educator - Nashville, TN - Veteran's Medical Center
Patty Wooten is a woman who knows how to laugh about life. Often called "The Queen of Jest", she is a leading national expert in the field of therapeutic humor. Ms Wooten works with companies that want to put fun back into the workplace.
Her company Jest for the Health of It!, is dedicated to the promotion and development of therapeutic humor. Patty teaches and helps health care professionals, patients, caregivers, educators, and business executives to help them understand how to use humor to improve their working environments -- employee relations, client satisfaction, and stress reduction.
Her wide range of presentations focus on topics from the theoretical (research and scientific studies) to the practical (humor skills and program development). Her knowledge of the power and potential of using humor in the workplace allow her to tailor a program to fit almost any company's needs.
Patty has entertained audiences across the USA and around the world. She is a veteran of countless radio shows and has appeared on such TV shows as NBC's Real Life, The Discovery channel, To Tell the Truth, and Good Morning L.A. Her work has been featured in USA Today, Psychology Today, and USA Weekend magazine.
Patty Wooten is the sole author of two best selling books, Heart Humor and Healing and Compassionate Laughter: Jest for your Health.
The perfect choice for keynote presentations, interactive workshops, and entertaining comedy routines: If it's laughter you're after, call Patty Wooten -- she's tickled the funny bones of over a quarter million happy people.
Booking Info: Gail Hand
(561) 807-7769 East Coast
(503) 284-2342 West Coast