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Mike was interviewed by Jacqueline Marcell for her radio show "Coping with Caregiving." He can be heard worldwide, 24/7 on by clicking HERE, or entering this URL into your browser:
His is the third interview that day. Mike discusses his presentation entitled, "Think About It." You will need Windows Media Player to listen. If you don't have WMP, there is a free download on the wsradio web site.
Or, you can download and play an MP3 file of the interview HERE
"Everyone should have the unique experience of hearing Mike speak." 
Garth Lappin, Director of Secondary Education
Anoka Hennepin School District (retired)
"Mike Patrick provides personal insights to his audience that are meaningful and exceptionally well received."
Dr. Gavin Strand, Director of Placement Services
Winona State University, Winona, Minnesota (retired)
"You are definitely an inspiration and you touched my heart today. Thank you soooooo much and please, please continue to do what you are doing. I know you touched a lot of kids today."
Katie (Junior)  Riggs High School, Pierre, SD
"I was tired and ready to give up, but when you spoke, I was touched very deeply. You gave me the courage to keep on fighting for one last mile and to give my senior year football season everything I had. I am writing you today because I have just been named an all league football player."
Kevin(Senior) National Teen Leadership Program,  Pierre, Phoenix, AZ
"At the beginning of this week, my English teacher asked us to writeabout our heroes. Most people wrote about Tiger Woods or Mia Hamm. Theyare both incredible people, but I can't relate to them and they are morelike gods to my friends then people. You are a real person and you havean amazing attitude about your life. You are my hero. Thank you so much."
Laura (Junior)  Highland Park Senior High School, St. Paul, MN

Mike Patrick is once again one of the authors in Eric Chesteršs newest book in the "Teen Power" series of strategies, advice & ideas for all students entitled "Go M.A.D." which is available through Patrick Communications. The title of Mike's chapter is "Small Deeds and a Few Words Can Be Huge!"

Mike was the subject of the cover story in the November-December 1999 issue of "MINNESOTA," the University of Minnesota Alumni Association's bi-monthly magazine. He's pictured with eight middle school students.

Mike Patrick is one of sixteen authors in Eric Chester's new book of strategies, advice & ideas for student leaders entitled "Lead NOW or Step Aside!" which is available through Patrick Communications. The title of Mike's chapter is "Overcoming Adversity — Don't Ever Let Anyone Tell You, 'You Can't!'"

Mike Patrick is one of the authors selected for Eric Chester of ChesPress in Denver's third book of advice for young people entitled "PreTeen Power," which is available now through Patrick Communications. The title of Mike's chapter is "The Domino Theory" and addresses the issue of asking the right questions.

 Mike was also the subject of the feature article in the July, 1997 issue of "Paraplegia News" a national, monthly periodical focusing on issues relating to people with disabilities and particularly spinal cord injured persons.

Mike Patrick has launched an internet web site called to provide an easy-to-use directory of Minnesota businesses, organizations and resources that are of particular interest to people with disabilities. MN Online named "DirectAbility" "The Best Health Web Site of the Year" for 1998. It is constantly growing in size and number of visitors.