About Karen Forrest, BN, CD
The Angel Lady®

About Karen Forrest

Karen Forrest, Angel Lady®, is the Canadian bestselling author of Angels of the Maritimes: By Your Side, Canadian Angels, Angels of the Maritimes Volume Two and her autobiography Angel Lady of the Maritimes.

           Considered a foremost expert in the field of angelic communication, mediumship and spirituality Karen has guest spoken on various international radio shows (Maritime Morning, Sheldon MacLeod Show, X-Zone). In addition, Karen has guest appeared on television shows including Breakfast Television, Live at Five, Supernatural Investigations and CTV News. Having been quoted in newspapers across North America, Karen is internationally recognized.

An experienced lecturer and motivational speaker, Karen has developed and delivered various dynamic spiritual workshops and inspiring lectures to improve people’s lives. Guest speaking at various women’s expos, health expos, and professional conferences, Karen has proven adept at public speaking. She’s even had fun acting as the main speaker on Royal Caribbean and Celebrity Cruise lines. Karen offers humour and down-to-earth approach in her speaking engagements.

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Karen is a truly gifted spiritual counsellor, Angel Therapy Practitioner, and medium who counsells from a heart of compassion. Always believing in angels and seeking to improve her ability to communicate with angels, Karen became a certified Angel Therapy Practitioner (2004). Karen mastered an intensive Medium Mentorship Program (2005), Professional Spiritual Teachers Program (2006), and Advanced Angel Therapy Practitioner Course (2008). Furthermore, Karen has received a Basic Mediumship Course by James Van Praagh.

Karen has extensive spiritual training including attendance at workshops and lectures by: Doreen Virtue, Wayne Dyer, Deepak Chopra, Adam, Neale Donald Walsch, Dr. Emoto, Dr. John DeMartini, Jack Canfield, Steven Farmer, Dr. Phil, Sonia Choquette and Medical Intuitive by Dr. Mona Lisa Scholz.

Karen offers a diverse background in educational and work experience having achieved a Bachelor of Nursing from University of Calgary and a diploma in Advanced Studies Mental Health Nursing from Mount Royal College Calgary. Captain Karen Forrest (retired) honourably served 17 years in the Canadian Armed Forces, retiring as a Mental Health Nursing Officer in 2006.

Through her Spiritual Counselling practice, Karen offers motivational speaking, private angel readings, spiritual counselling and fun spiritual workshops.

Karen resides in Cornwall, Prince Edward Island Canada with her husband, Wayne Forrest (husband also retired from Canadian military!).


Karen is a dynamic motivational speaker, empowering people to change their lives in a big way. Karen reaches out to an audience on a personal level, gently pushing them forward on their life paths. Offering more than a speech, Karen awakens the audience through specific meditations, practical life-changing tools, healing techniques and removal of blockages; resulting in people changing the way they live and moving forward in their lives.Inspiring through her words of wisdom and down-to-earth approach, Karen gets people thinking. She offers random audience angel readings for guidance and encouragement.Karen mixes humour and heart-felt messages with motivational stories to empower audiences to make positive changes that support their life path.