Lynn Raine, PhD

Associate Professor, Social Work and Social Ecology

Contact Information

Phone 909-379-7586, ext. 37586

Department of Social Work and Social Ecology, Office 201G
Loma Linda University
1898 Business Center Dr., San Bernardino, CA 92408

Degrees and Certifications

  • PhD, Social Work - Smith College, 2019
  • MSW, Social Work - California State University, Long Beach, 2006
  • State Certification - Domestic Violence

Areas of Specialization

  • Mental health
  • Trauma
  • Psychodynamic therapy
  • Latino/Latina therapy
  • Social work education

Professional Licenses and Memberships

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), California, #25214
  • Member, Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • Member, Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR)

Recent Publications and Presentations


  • Raine, L. (2021). From protectiveness to fear of retaliation: faculty experiences with gatekeeping in social work. Social Work Education: The International Journal, 41(6) 1239-1252.


  • Raine, L. & Vo, P.  (2022, Nov). What is Clinical Social Work in the 21st Century? Practitioner’s Views. Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Anaheim, CA.
  • Trammel, R., Raine, L., McCune, R. & DePledge, C. (2022, Nov). Qualitative Study of Generalist BSW & MSW Group Therapy Courses: Experiential Learning of Process-Based Skills. Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting. Anaheim, CA.
  • Drisko, J., Mitchell, A. & Raine, L. (2022, Jan). A critical interpretive synthesis workshop: exploring a method that bridges differing epistemologies and perspectives. Society for Social Work and Research Annual Conference. Washington D.C. 
  • Raine, L. (2022, March). BSW faculty perspectives on gatekeeping. A workshop presented at the 39th annual conference of the Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Virtual Conference.

Community Engagement

  • Manuscript reviewer for peer-reviewed Journal of Indigenous Research (2021-present)