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Ashley DeMenna(She/Her/Hers)

(She/Her/Hers)
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW
MassachusettsConnecticutRhode Island
Anxiety - Depression- LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics- Life transitions- Relationship issues- Trauma-

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Professional statement

Ashley DeMenna (she/her) is a sex-positive Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with a wealth of experience working with individuals, families, and couples. Ashley is licensed to treat clients in both Rhode Island and Connecticut. Ashley has worked with a variety of presenting problems such as intimacy concerns, sexual dysfunction, LGBTQ+ concerns, relationship issues, trauma, sexual trauma, and other sex related disorders.

Ashley is a down to earth therapist who takes a conversational approach to her sessions. Ashley uses a variety of skills individualized to each client's needs. Ashley has an extensive background working with individuals within the LGBTQ+ community and those who want a safe place to talk about sex and relationships without judgement.

Ashley strives to maintain an inclusive, supportive, judgement-free practice. Ashley has the flexibility of online sessions and welcomes new client's into her practice.


Message to clients

I strive to provide a supportive, relaxed environment so that you always feel comfortable in sessions too! I truly want you to feel able to talk freely, openly, and honestly during sessions without needing to censor yourself. Some topics may be hard to talk about but I want this to be a space where you feel you can talk about anything without fear of judgement. My goal is to help guide you in your journey, feel good about yourself, and reach your desired goals. It feels so nice to have a dedicated hour once a week just simply to focus on you!


Work and Education

Years of Experience: 12 years



Licensure

Rhode Island: ISW03385 - Connecticut: 009492 - Massachusetts: 127719

Languages

English

Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


Insurance

Ashley DeMenna is not in-network with any insurances.

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Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$200 (60min)