Catherine Ramos

Bachelor of Education English/History (University of Wollongong), N.S.W. Teachers Certificate (N.S.W. Department of Education), Booloobidja Aboriginal Education Centre  2 unit Aboriginal Studies retraining (University of Western Sydney), Graduate Certificate in Applied Buddhist Studies (Nan Tien Institute)

Lecturer - 'Mindfulness: Theory and Practice for Schools', NTI


Catherine Ramos has been a high school teacher with the Department of Education for over 20 years. She has a Graduate Certificate in Applied Buddhist Studies, and also holds a Bachelor of Education in English and History.

Catherine has been conducting a research project on 'Mindfulness in High Schools' with the objective of establishing the efficacy of mindfulness and loving kindness training on Year 10-12 students in the school environment.

Research Interests

  • Mindfulness in schools

Current Research Projects

  • Mindfulness In Australian Schools Project 2014

Teaching Interests

  • Key concepts in Buddhism - teacher education
  • Buddhism and History - teacher education
  • Mindfulness and teacher education