Dr. Lesley Ann Earles is an assistant professor of Marriage and Family Therapy. Her research interests include adult daughter-mother relationships, religiosity in family systems, qualitative methods, and informed practice. She is a pastor and ruling elder in the Presbyterian Church (USA). She is an approved supervisor and fellow in the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Her doctorate is from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and her masters is from Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Lesley Ann is married with three beloved children.