Caine Christensen

Commissioner, City Board

Caine Christensen, LCSW PPSC is the Director of Student Support Services for Fresno Unified School District.  Student Support Services provides social-emotional and mental health supports through various services and staff that include:

  • School Social Workers
  • Restoring the Learning Environment Counselors providing support to Southeast Asian students and families
  • Attendance/SARB in addressing Chronic Absenteeism
  • Project ACCESS providing services to homeless/foster students and families
  • Contracted counseling providers, mental health and substance abuse partnerships

Previous to work in education Caine served in providing direct services and social work administration in the field of healthcare in the HIV/AIDS, Diabetes, Cardiac, and Pulmonary clinics as well as an 11-year span with Child Protective Services.  He also serves as Adjunct Faculty with Fresno Pacific University teaching in the Department of Social Work.