- Downtown Chicago
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Ashley received her BA in Psychology from Trinity Christian College and her MA from Governors State University's Marriage and Family Counseling program. She completed her doctorate in Counseling Education and Supervision (Ed.D) at Governors State University as well. Her dissertation was titled Myths & Attitudes About Fathers Scale (MAAF): Developing a Scale to Determine Myths About Fatherhood. She developed a scale to measure people's attitudes about non-resident fathers. Her goal is to use the scale to determine myths people believe about non-resident fathers based on things such as culture, income, attachment, views of parenting, socioeconomic status, etc.
- Education History
Degree Institution B.A., Pyschology Trinity Christian College, Palos Heights, IL M.A., Marriage and Family Counseling Govenors State University, University Park, IL Ed.D., Counseling Education and Supervision Govenors State University, University Park, IL
LPC-IL NCC-National Certified Counselor
- Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise Child & Adolescent Development Parenting Styles Marriage & Family Blended Families Couples Counseling Divorce Family Therapy Parental Rights Parenting Relationships and Dating Psychology Subdisciplines - Counselor Education Subdisciplines - Marriage and Family Research Design/Methodology Mixed Methods Research Qualitative Inquiry Quantitative Inquiry Statistics