Joanne Clarkson is a psychic medium, actively practicing her calling for many decades. She was taught as a child by her grandmother, a professional psychic, to read playing cards. [tarot cards?] She taught herself to read palms by studying books from the library as a teen. Her work as a hospice RN deepened her awareness of spirit. Clarkson regularly gives personal readings, provides group experiences and teaches classes as an intuitive. For years she has investigated UFOs with her husband James Clarkson, having experienced her own UFO sighting as a child.