Leslie Alexander received her B.A. in Psychology and her M.A. and Ph.D. in Social Work and Social Research from Bryn Mawr College, where she is now a Professor in the graduate program. Alexander has recently completed an NIMH-funded study exploring the relationship that develops between adults with severe mental illness and their intensive case managers. In addition to her participation in several large, supported research projects, Alexander serves on the board of the Eastern Evaluation Research Society and the editorial board of "Child and Adolescent Social Work" and is a frequent reviewer for other scholarly journals.Alexander, Leslie is the author of 'Research Process In The Human Services Behind The Scenes', published 2005 under ISBN 9780534626105 and ISBN 0534626106.