College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Ashley Ojo is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor in the state of Louisiana. She is a National Certified Counselor, certified through the National Board for Certified Counselors. She obtained her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the Xavier University of Louisiana. She received her doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of Holy Cross. She is a member of several professional organizations including the American Counseling Association, the American Mental Health Counselors Association, and the Louisiana Counseling Association.
She is the founder and clinical director of Eden Counseling Services. She has a vast amount of counseling knowledge and practical counseling experience. She has ten years of counseling experience working with diverse populations in a variety of clinical formats through individual, couple, family, and group counseling sessions. Her clinical expertise includes the treatment of trauma, mood, anxiety, and stress disorders. Dr. Ojo is a Postdoctoral Fellow at Walden University. As a Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Ojo current research interest includes African American Christians Mental Health Help-Seeking Behaviors, and Depression and Anxiety in African American Women. She teaches Diagnosis and Assessment, Multicultural Counseling, Couples, and Family Counseling and Child and Adolescent Counseling courses in the School of Counseling. She has one and a half years of teaching experience at Walden University and six years of total teaching experience. She is a social justice and mental health change advocate, presenter, and clinical researcher.