Reverend Carol Dooley, R.N., was born in Wilmington, Delaware and spent most of her life growing up in Rock Hall, Maryland on the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay.
Her nursing education began at the Rolling Hills Hospital School of Nursing in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania and later at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania. She completed her nursing degree at the Mississippi County Community College in Osceola, Arkansas.
She later moved to Florida where she lived for thirty-four years and worked in surgery at the Tampa General Hospital. Changing pace, she accepted a position with the Hospice of the Florida Suncoast, now Suncoast Hospice, where she eventually retired.
While living in Clearwater, Florida, Reverend Dooley studied metaphysics at the College of Metaphysical Studies and later became an ordained minister, a certified medium and a spiritual counselor. In addition, she practices alternative modalities such as therapeutic touch, reflexology, past life regression, is an artist, and does numerology profiles.