Santa Clara University

School of Education and Counseling Psychology
Phone: 408-551-3079
Location: Guadalupe Hall

Jean Riney-Niewiadomski LCSW

Lecturer in Counseling Psychology, Practicum Coordinator

Jean Riney-Niewiadomski moved to California 15 years ago from Anchorage, Alaska.  She has lived all across the United States and received her formal education in Michigan.  She has spent the past 17 years working in the nonprofit sector as both a clinician and a clinical director.  Her background includes mental health care in clinics, community, school and hospital settings. She spent several years teaching and training for the San Jose Police Academy Crisis Intervention team.  She has taught weekly practicum for the past three years at Santa Clara University.
Riney-Niewiadomski lives in Los Gatos where she enjoys time with her family and friends.  She enjoys long runs and loves to travel and photograph the world.