Harbula has been a leader and teacher in the human potential
movement, meditation trainer, and life coach for over 20 years.
He is author of the acclaimed book, The Magic of the Soul:
Applying Spiritual Power to Daily Living. Patrick continues
to reach hundreds of thousands with his empowering message
of living one’s passion through applying life purpose.
He appears regularly on radio and TV around the nation and
in Canada including Good Morning America, Inside Edition,
ABC, NBC, and UPN news to name a few.
has presented at hundreds of new thought centers around the
country and in Canada and is a regular keynote speaker at new thought international conferences.
is a sought-after presenter on the corporate speaker
circuit, and he has also been a sold-out speaker at Whole
LIfe, Conscious Living, Body Mind Spirit, and Holistic Living
expos dating back into the 1980s.
Patrick is founder of the Living Purpose Institute, an organization
that trains coaches to help individuals discover and actualize
their life purpose and succeed at their ideal careers. As
a life purpose coach Patrick has helped countless individuals
and organizations achieve their goals. He inspires his clients
to break through blocks to living their dreams, including
fears, addictive behavior, and the pervasive belief that one
is unworthy of magnificence.
Patrick is also the president of the Spiritual Unity Movement,
a nonprofit organization that presents interfaith events for
people of all backgrounds to join together in creating a positive
force for peace and goodwill in our communities and for our
From 1993 to 2001, Patrick worked as a director for Sage Publications,
a world-renowned social science publisher. He achieved phenomenal
success for the company by applying spiritual principles to
business strategy. He increased the bottom line of the company
by millions during his tenure and was known for his ability
to empower and motivate the 70 employees under his direction.
In 1986, Patrick founded Meditation magazine, a national consumer
publication. He wrote over 50 articles on meditation, spiritual
practice, health, and environment for the magazine. He was
on the board of trustees for the Los Angeles Intergroup Committee
(a nonprofit organization that presents interfaith community
events) from 1984 through 1992 and was vice president for
three years during his tenure. Patrick has been directly involved
in promoting world-wide peace events, such as December 31
World Healing Day, Hands Across America, Harmonic Convergence,
Peace 21, Peace Sunday, and Season for Non Violence, as well
as numerous other events.
He studied metaphysical philosophy for five years with the
late Dr. Earl Barnum and for three years with the late Dr.
Vivian King in the theories and practices of psychosynthesis,
a transpersonal psychology.
began his adult career as a renowned tennis pro and specialized
in using visualization techniques and other mental technologies
to coach players to their peak performance.
The message of his book, The Magic of the Soul: Applying
Spiritual Power to Daily Living, is the result of his
years of life coaching and teaching psychological and spiritual
principles as well as his success at integrating them in corporate
achievement and other areas of his life.
Oaks, CA 91360