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Camila Díaz

Program Manager & Mindfulness Educator

Bogotá Colombia

Home Phone: +573043826333 Website: http://www.respira.co

About My Work

Profession/Role

  • Outside Provider

Ages

  • PreK
  • K5
  • 6th-8th
  • 9th-12th
  • Other

Environments

  • After School
  • Education / Classroom Program
  • Families & One-on-One
  • Other

Specialties

I specialize in working with peace education methodologies and mindfulness with children and teachers in public schools in vulnerable communities and with communities affected by the internal armed conflict and different types of violence in Colombia.

Biography

Camila Díaz has more than 10 years of experience working in the peace education field with children and communities affected by different types of violence in Colombia. She is a Political Scientist with a MA in Peace Education from Columbia University in NYC. Camila has been practicing mindfulness for several years and apart from the certification in Mindful Schools she carried out the MBSR (Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction) training with the Institute EsMindfulness in Barcelona. Currently she is coordinating a program in Colombia called RESPIRA en Colombia (Breathe in Colombia) which incorporates mindfulness practice in different contexts such as education, organizations and communities with the purpose of fostering well-being and peace building starting from the inside-out.