Merging behavioral science and

to empower youth to thrive in life, school, and work.



Life Coaching & Life Skills Training

Life skills training and coaching programs for teens and emerging adults ages 14-24. Available in individual and group formats.

Life Coach Training & Certification

Evidence-based life coach training and certification for youth-serving professionals. Approved by the International Coach Federation and Center for Credentialing and Education. 

Coaching Program Consulting

Dr. Mazzola offers program development consulting integrating evidence-based coaching and core competencies for existing agencies offering youth coaching services. 

ICF Mentor Coaching for ACC Applicants

Individual and group mentor coaching for certified coaches pursuing the International Coach Federation's Associate Certified Coach credential.  


Our programs are a social responsibility initiative. Learn to contribute to positive social change through behavioral science-based coaching.


Our coaches sign a special commitment clause to reserve one pro-bono or sliding scale coaching slot yearly for youth experiencing at-risk circumstances. Here are just a few of the issues many of our clients face.


Low-income students drop out of school at 5 times the rate of high-income peers. 


Low-income urban youth experience learning and behavior problems at 17 times the rate of peers. 


Homeless youth report substance use at 8 times the rate of non-homeless peers.

About Youth Coaching Institute

Behavioral science-based coaching services for youth, emerging adults, and youth-serving professionals. We offer life skills training, individual and group coaching for youth ages 14-24; and life coach training and certification for youth-serving professionals.

Established 2013. All rights reserved. Contact:  1(855)809-YOUTH (6884) | Dallas, TX US | info@youthcoachinginstitute.com