Clinical Staff

Ashley Nassar, LSW
Biography for Ashley Nassar, LSW.

Ashley Nassar, MS, LSW is a Licensed Social Worker. She obtained her Master of Social Work degree from the University of Pennsylvania and her Bachelor of Social Work degree from Cairn University. Ashley is working under a licensed clinical supervisor at the Institute to gain required supervised hours for her LCSW license.

Ashley has experience providing inpatient crisis treatment for children, adolescents, and adults exhibiting moderate to severe mental health and substance use concerns. Ashley’s professional background also includes work with survivors of domestic violence and children in foster care, as well as care coordination for individuals in the welfare system.

Ashley believes that therapy should be holistic, strengths-based, and person-centered, with collaboration with the client to identify specific goals for treatment that are continually reevaluated. Ashley’s approach is non-judgmental and empathetic, and her desire is to create a safe space for her clients in which they feel supported and comfortable to express themselves freely. Ashley’s primary style is psychodynamic, as she believes addressing and healing from past experiences can often help improve overall emotional and interpersonal health.

NJ State Board of Social Worker Examiners
Licensed Social Worker
License # 44SL06563200