We are Reiki Professionals


Ann M. Brum, Managing Parnter

Ann M. Brum

Managing Partner

Reiki Practitioner
Reiki Master Teacher

Kelly Tammaro

Kelly Tammaro

Founder/Managing Partner

Reiki Practitioner
Reiki Master Teacher

Kelly Tammaro and Ann M. Brum are seasoned wellness professionals who teamed up in 2009 to facilitate and manage Heart of Reiki. With over 15 years of collective experience, Heart of Reiki is your health and wellness professionals specializing in bridging the conversation of wellness and self-care within healthcare and education institutions.

Kelly Tammaro and Ann M. Brum were recruited to manage and build a state-wide hospice volunteer program for a hospice organization, where 80% of the volunteers provide integrative therapies, mostly Reiki practitioners, for patients, family/caregivers and staff from 2013 to 2015.


Our Experience:

We have had the pleasure to facilitate presentations, demonstrations and events with the general public, private organizations, and educational and health care institutions throughout New England.

  • Wellness Practitioners in Health Care and Educational Institutions:

    • Cape Wellness Collaborative & Entire Health and Wellness – Cape Cod, MA
    • Brigham and Women’s Hospital – completed a 100-hour Reiki practicum
    • Massachusetts General Hospital – Boston, MA
    • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center – Boston, MA
    • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital – Charlestown, MA 
    • Art of Healing: Essence of Nursing Practice Conference hosted by Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (2011 & 2012) – Boston, MA
    • Beth Israel Hospital – Celebration of Life Event at Harvard Medical School – Boston, MA
    • Norwell Visiting Nurses Association and Hospice (Dementia, Alzheimer’s and Brain Aneurysm Support Groups)
    • Regis College – Weston, MA
    • Simmons College – Boston, MA
    • University of Massachusetts Medical School – Worcester, MA
    • University of Massachusetts – Boston, MA
    • School of the Museum of Fine Arts – Boston, MA
    • Jewish Community Center – Reiki Clinic (NYC)
    • Spa Day for Women with Breast and Ovarian Cancer (NYC)
    • 2013/2014 Celebration of Reiki Conference – Panellist/Presenters – Boston, Massachusetts
    • Care Alternatives Hospice – Massachusetts
  • Professional Reiki Training

    • Weymouth Health Club – Weymouth, MA
    • Trained hundreds of Reiki practitioners
    • ForestView Nursing Home – Onset, MA
    • Weymouth High School CNA Program – Weymouth, MA
    • Care Alternatives Hospice – (Reiki volunteers) – Massachusetts
    • 70% of our student population are health care professionals
  • In Our Community

    • South Shore YMCA – (Hanover, MA)
    • Yoga/Fitness Studios including: Open Doors (Weymouth, MA); Real Life Yoga (Quincy, MA) and Fitness Factory (Quincy, MA)

Our Reiki Training and Education:

Kelly began Reiki training in 2006, while Ann began in 2008. Since 2009, their Reiki training and experience has spanned across New England, New York and Arizona. Kelly and Ann have studied with a variety of Reiki lineages, disciplines and styles through various Reiki masters and organizations including:

  • Pamela Miles, Reiki master teacher, author and founder of www.ReikinMedicine.org:

    • Medical Reiki Weekend Intensive, NYC; First Degree Reiki, NYC
    • Public Reiki Events
    • 7 Steps to Successful Public Reiki Events
    • What is Medical Reiki?
    • Mainstreaming Reiki. How to explain it?
    • Mainstreaming Reiki. What is Spirituality?
    • Non-dual Consciousness: The Goal of All Spiritual Practice
    • Talking Reiki: Your Communication Questions
  • Office of the Grandmasters: Phyllis Lei Furumoto and Paul Mitchell, Reiki master teachers

    • Usui Reiki Master Intensive (Tucson AZ)
  • International Center for Reiki Training:

    • First, Second, Advanced, and Reiki Master Training with Kathie Lipinski, RN, MSN  (Long Island, NY) Laurelle Shanti Gaia and Michael Baird (Sedona, AZ)