Milena A. Guziak, Ph.D.Eng

Co-Founder, Program Creative Director and Master Instructor of The Mindful Tourist

Founder of ChangED(in)U, Life Coach

Milena A. Guziak, the founder of ChangED(in)U, received her PhD in engineering in 2014 from Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan.

After accepting a position of a specially appointed assistant professor at Kagoshima University, Japan, she gradually has had a change of heart and started a new career in the filed of English as a Foreign Language. This decision led her to realize her real calling.

In her overall educational and coaching practices, she draws on concepts of emotional intelligence, positive psychology, and coaching theories. By means of the above-mentioned, she helps her students and clients develop emotional /communication fluency.

She has lived in Japan for almost 9 years and now works as a lecturer at Doshisha Women’s College of Liberal Arts and Ryukoku University. Prior to moving to Japan, she worked and studied for a several years in Nottingham, UK.

In March 2019, she completed a 10-month life coaching training program with Coach Training EDU accredited by ICF. She is an ACADEMIC LIFE COACH and ASSOCIATE CERTIFIED COACH.

She is currently a master’s student in psychology at the University of Derby, UK.

Her research interest lies in emotional intelligence, reflective learning, psychology of decision making, and psychological science in general. She co-founded The Mindful Tourist and offers her coaching sessions as part of a holistic well-being which focuses on positive psychology and emotional intelligence.

Areas of Expertise

  • TMT Professional Shinrin Yoku Guide Level 2
  • Life coaching
  • Positive psychology
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Research
  • Forest-based well-being

Life Coaching / Academic Life Coaching Programs

  • Tailored to your personal and professional needs
  • 10-hour program
  • 10 sessions
  • 60 minutes/session
  • Wheel of Change®