Heather Cosimini

Associate Professor,  College of Arts & Sciences

Contact Information
I have been a full-time psychology faculty member in JWU’s Social Sciences department since 2013.”

Bio

Before coming to JWU, Heather Cosimini taught in the Sociology department at the University of Rhode Island. She also served as a group counselor for the Rhode Island Batterer’s Intervention Program. In addition, she worked at the Warwick Police Department and Day One, providing advocacy services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Cosimini arrived at Johnson & Wales in 2007 and worked as a clinical counselor/coordinator of sexual assault response services and as a career/internship counselor. Meanwhile, she taught as an adjunct for the Arts & Sciences Department at JWU. Cosimini is a licensed clinician, as well as a Rhode Island Certified Teacher.

She has been a full-time psychology faculty member in JWU’s Social Sciences department since 2013.

Sample Courses

  • CSLG 3005: Intro to Crisis Intervention
  • CSLG 5350: Health and Wellness Counseling
  • PSYC 2030: Developmental Psychology

Professional Memberships

  • American Counseling Association, 2012-present
  • Association for Group Work Specialists, 2012-present