Healing & Education Center
Kathleen has always been with animals. From birth, she lived on a farm, grew up showing horses, and began teaching horse back riding lessons at the age of 16. Shecontinued to teach through college and upon moving to Washington, DC. Currently, she lives with Ashton (Pittie mix), Sierra (Pittie mix) and two Bengal kittens - Sasha and Misha.
Training & Certifications
As Executive Director of the Animal Reiki Alliance, Kathleen has created a network of professionals in the Mid-Atlantic Area, who are grounded in Reiki and provide a broad array of complementary healing practices for animals. This network of individuals has worked together to create a series of educational workshops for the public to promote complementary healing practices with animals.
Previously, Kathleen has been Director of Research for the National Drug Court Institute, Director of Training for the University of Maryland and most recently a Project Manager for the University of Maryland. She served as President of the Board of Directors for the Downtown Sailing Center here in Baltimore and is a Member-at-Large of the Center for Education, Research & Development.
Kathleen's experiences have prepared her well for her new practice. She looks forward to a world in which all creatures are treated with compassion and kindness.
Kathleen has also published numerous articles on Animal Reiki, Healing Teams, Animal Communication, the Holistic Dog, etc. .
Althea & Ashton
Photo by William Gray