Hope Ashby

Contributing Faculty
College of Social and Behavioral Health
Barbara Solomon School of Social Work
Ph.D. Social Work

Dr. Ashby has been teaching for over 15 years in a variety of modalities including: fully online, hybrid and on ground. Dr. Ashby is also a Psychologist and Sex Therapist and has a practice. She is a Contributing Faculty member in the Doctoral Social Work Program at Walden where she mentors Doctoral students in their Capstone and Dissertation process. Dr Ashby holds a PhD in Counseling Psychology from Columbia, MSW in Clinical Social Work from NYU as well as an MA in Human Sexuality from NYU.


PhD, Columbia University

MSW, New York University

MA, New York University

BA, New York University


Ashby, H. (2014). Female Sexual Dysfunction.

Ashby, H. (2008). Sexual Dysfunction in Women.

Ashby, H. (2006). Ask Dr. Ashby, It’s All About Sex.


Ashby, H. (2022). Mind Body Connection: Sex Therapy.

Ashby, H. (2020). Heart Stopping Sex.