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Alex Gitterman, Ed.D.

Alex Gitterman, EdD

Alex Gitterman, Ed.D., is Professor of Casework. Dr. Gitterman’s national reputation in the field derives from his many publications and presentations on social work practice in areas such as the life model, vulnerability and resilience, mutual aid, social work education and supervision. His areas of specialization include health and mental health, social work practice, and group work. Alex teaches courses in casework, micro foundation method, and comparative social work practice. Alex also teaches courses in the doctoral program.

Research Interests

Health and Mental Health
Social Work Practice
Group Work

Curriculum Vitae

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Phone: (860) 570-9016
Room: 337 SSWB