BioChristina Chong is the manager of the College Life Coaching Program at Florida International University, where she not only leads our student coaching program but also develops workshops and trainings to implement coaching university-wide. Christina attended the University of Miami, where she earned her Master’s Degree in Counseling and her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. She is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, as well as a certified Academic Life Coach. After working in the mental health field, Christina wanted to utilize her skills to help guide college students. She believes that in empathizing, educating and empowering our students, they will learn the life skills necessary to achieve their academic and personal goals. When she is not in the office, Christina enjoys cooking new recipes, spending time with her family and eating guava pastelitos.