Ashley is a registered social worker who obtained her Bachelor’s of Indigenous Social Work through Laurentian University. As someone who identifies as Indigenous, Ashley offers a safe and warm space to honour Indigenous culture and knowledge. Her passion for counselling has brought her to work with children, youth and families with the Family Enhancement Centre. Ashley has worked within the child welfare sector for nine years and is proficient in working with individuals with anxiety, depression, trauma, anger, addictions, postpartum, grief and loss, marital, and parenting concerns. As a social worker, Ashley has specialized in supporting children and youth in personal, social, or behavioural challenges and crisis intervention for students in difficult situations. She offers empathetic, compassionate and therapeutic support as she journeys with her clients through various challenges they face through different counselling styles, such as cognitive behavioural, solution-focused, strength-based and holistic therapy. Asking for help is a great strength. Ashley has a genuine desire to guide those through their healing journey.
Ashley is available for online (phone and video) counselling across Ontario.