Ashley Birkholz | MSW, LCSW, CSAC
Ashley is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Clinical Substance Abuse Counselor with 8 years of post-graduate experience working with a variety of clients. Ashley is compassionate and relatable to her clients. Ashley approaches treatment from a biopsychosocial perspective and looks at the individual.
Ashley believes that each client is an individual and should be treated as such. Ashley also takes pride in providing education to her clients to give them options to make an educated decision about their unique situation.
Ashley has experience working with clients on probation and extended supervision through the Department of Corrections. She believes that these clients are on a path to change their lives for the better. Ashley has recently completed the intensive training to utilize Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy.
Ashley has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, and AODA certification from Moraine Park Technical College, and a master’s degree in Social Work, also from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Ashley spent three years working with clients in a healthcare setting and worked at Ozaukee County Human Services as a Crisis Case Manager, as well as individual therapy in the private sector prior to joining Lakeshore Wellness and Recovery.
Ashley specializes in treating clients age 18 and up.