Genesis Counseling Center
Meet the Genesis Counseling Center Staff
Hampton Roads Christian Counseling

Ashley Wroton Ashley Wroton, LPC, Ed.S.

Ashley Wroton is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Play Therapist. She received her degrees from Old Dominion University (ODU) in Norfolk, Virginia, minoring in Special Education during her undergraduate work. After being awarded a Masters of Science in Education in 2006, Ms. Wroton began teaching middle school. Ms. Wroton returned to ODU after responding to a desire and call to inspire and encourage the lives and hearts of others through counseling. She completed her Educational Specialist degree in School and Mental Health Counseling in 2011.

Ms. Wroton primarily utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, with Attachment Theory and Biblical-based approaches. She also approaches play therapy from both Child-Centered and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy techniques, based upon the child and family’s needs. She includes Biblical principles in her work with clients and families as desired, while she views true healing and understanding to come from God through Christ.

Ms. Wroton is experienced in working with children, families, and women who have:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • ADHD
  • High Functioning ASD (formerly “Asperger’s”)
  • trauma histories
  • grief and loss
  • mood dysregulation
  • anger and impulse control difficulties
  • learning difficulties
  • adoption and attachment related concerns
  • divorce or family separation struggles

Ms. Wroton is a professional member in good standing with:

  • American Association of Christian Counselors
  • Association for Play Therapy

Ms. Wroton resides in Chesapeake and attends a church in Norfolk. She enjoys bike riding, hiking, designing and making crafts, and traveling.

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