Counseling & Student Development Center
Auditorium Annex 101
Kathleen Vena MSW, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker who joins our staff with years of clinical experience in hospital, outpatient and community mental health settings. She earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Boston University and her Undergraduate Degree from UMass Dartmouth. Kathleen’s interests lie in student success and especially working with International Students to address their complex needs in their new home away from home! She also hopes to work with first generation students to help them navigate college life while they nurture their goals and dreams. Kathleen has a passionate belief in the power of encouragement and clinical support and brings that enthusiasm to us. She has a strong arts background and knows the wealth of its therapeutic value.