Ashley Newton MA, LPC, LCAS, NCC specializes in helping those who find themselves using drugs and/or alcohol as coping mechanisms to manage the challenges of life. She has extensive training in addiction treatment and is passionate about identifying the roots of problematic substance use and addictive behaviors.
Ashley has experience supporting the healing of those who are hurting due to a family member struggles with addiction. She also provides care for those who have achieved long term sobriety and simply need help living life on life’s terms. Her goal is to guide people in cultivating healthy coping skills.
Ashley’s approach to therapy draws from a foundation of empathy, unconditional positive regard, and supportive techniques. She applies various treatment modalities to create a unique therapy experience to meet the needs of people. She embraces a holistic approach to therapy which helps people resolve underlying issues, integrate self-care and mindfulness techniques, and learn healthier coping skills.
Ashley graduated with her Master’s in Counseling from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2016. She is a licensed professional counselor (LPC), licensed clinical addiction specialist (LCAS) and a nationally certified counselor (NCC). She also completed and maintains her clinical trauma professional certification (CCTP) and her status as a 200-hour registered yoga teacher (RYT-200).
“Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson