Ashley holds a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan and a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Bowling Green State University. Ashley has worked in multiple settings, including hospitals, crisis centers, inpatient substance abuse centers, and mental health outpatient settings. She has experience as both a case manager and a clinical therapist, which allowed her to partner with clients as they develop imperative life skills in addition to improving their psychological and emotional health.
As a therapist, Ashley has specialized in treating depression, anxiety, substance abuse disorders, trauma, and psychotic disorders. She believes in utilizing a holistic and integrative therapeutic approach and incorporating the healing of the body and mind. In her practice she has utilized CBT, ACT, mindfulness, meditation, and experiential therapies in individual, group and family settings. She is passionate about the importance of a strong therapeutic alliance, built on safety and trust.
In her free time, Ashley enjoys outdoor activities, spending time with her animals, and finding space for silliness and fun.