Colleen Mizuki

Colleen Mizuki is the codirector of training for the Mind Fitness Training Institute and a Certified Professional Coach. She provides training and education in the mind-brain-body system and mindfulness practices for the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program at the 63D Regional Support Command, the 807th Medical Deployment Support Command, and the Coming Home Project for returning service members.

Mizuki holds a Master’s degree in counseling psychology and, before working in the field, she spent 11 years in the high-tech industry as a trainer and technology analyst. As founder of Avenir Coaching and Cross-Cultural Training, she provided transition coaching for military personnel returning from the combat zone as well as corporate professionals moving across cultures

Fluent in French and conversational in Spanish and Mandarin Chinese, she has spent more than 20 years in multicultural living and working environments, and is a member of the International Coach Federation; The Society for Intercultural Education, Training, and Research; and The International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology.