Ashton Hicks, MS, LPC, LCAS, NCC, is a licensed professional counselor and a licensed clinical addictions specialist.
Her professional interests include working with children, adolescents and adults who have depression, anxiety, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), mood disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), adjustment disorders and behavioral issues to achieve personal growth. She incorporates cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, solution-focused therapy, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy (EMDR), a psychotherapy treatment designed to reduce emotional responses to trauma, into her sessions.
She is passionate about integrating a holistic approach to help individuals reach their true potential and live a purposeful life. She incorporates individuals’ personal strengths into each session to empower them to live a fulfilling life and to help them identify skills to overcome obstacles.
“I believe through counseling individuals can learn healthy strategies to communicate, overcome and be successful in life.” – Ashton Hicks, MS, LPC, LCAS, NCC