Brenda Elizabeth Novack is a scholar, author, psychic medium, spirit worker, certified holistic health practitioner, and mystic. With thirteen years of post-secondary education yielding four university degrees (PhD, MA, MTS, and BA) as well as two college diplomas (CHHP, and Office Administrator) and several academic awards, Brenda has acquired a diverse array of knowledge, skills, and experience. During her university years, she alternated completing two degrees each in philosophy and theology, undertaking additional training and volunteer work in the areas of palliative care and bereavement counselling. Having earned her PhD in theology at Trinity College Dublin where she conducted a comprehensive and ground-breaking interdisciplinary study spanning the fields of history, ethics, politics, philosophy, and practical, mystical theology, Brenda went on to publish her first book entitled, A Double-Edged Sword: Jehanne d'Arc and Claims to Divine Sanction in Acts of War