Ashley Tacheny, MA, LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in adolescent, adult, and couples counseling. She has a private practice located in Denver, Colorado. Ashley is a Colorado native and enjoys all that Colorado has to offer.
Ashley earned her Bachelors of Science in Psychology at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. She continued her education and earned a Masters of Arts in Community Counseling at the University of Denver.
Ashley's career began in Residential Treatment working with at risk youth in Fort Collins. Next, Ashley worked in an inpatient psychiatric unit with adults seeking psychiatric stabilization. At this facility Ashley was able to provide individual and group counseling, specifically utilizing Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT).
Ashley then started working at a community mental health center where she held a variety of positions. Ashley began as an individual and group psychotherapist working with adults with severe and persistent mental illness. She went on to provide community based case management services and then transitioned to work as an in-home family therapist providing services for at risk youth and families. Ashley's experience has equipped her with excellent clinical skills and ability to provide individualized quality care.
Ashley is an Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) trained therapist. EMDR is a form of psychotherapy that helps people heal from emotional distress caused by disturbing life experiences.
Ashley is an eclectic therapist utilizing various methods of psychotherapy. Her areas of expertise are Depression, Anxiety Disorders, Mood Disorders, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Self Esteem Issues, Relationship Issues and Family of Origin Issues. Ashley also has much experience treating individuals in 12-step recovery.
Ashley is a Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor and enjoys working on food and body concerns with clients. This could include: body image issues, self esteem, food and body trauma, family of origin trauma relating to diet culture, etc.
Ashley Tacheny, MA, LPC