Ashley Lyon, MA, LPC, ATR, CAADC joined Lotus Consulting with previous experiences at Dawn Farm residential treatment center, Meridian Health Services and Lincoln Behavioral.  She has had the pleasure and privilege of working with diverse clientele and presenting concerns, ranging from general mental health, mood, stress and anxiety disorders, substance use and addictions to eating and body image concerns. 

Ashley draws from mindfullness based cognitive behavioral approaches of DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy) and ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy), Art Therapy as well as Motivational Interviewing. She believes her clients hold the power within to make desired, positive changes.   She takes a holistic approach while implementing theoretical concepts as a way to encourage individuals to find balance and personal freedom as reinforcement of sense of self and self-worth, addressing emotional distress, changing unhelpful thinking patterns, re-establishing sense of hope, creating personal meaning.