OIERPOffice of Institutional Effectiveness, Research, and Planning
Ashley Owen Ph.D., LPC-S
Director of Counseling Services
Department: Counseling Services
Office: Keeny Hall 310
Ashley Owen is a National Board Certified Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor, and a QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Instructor. In 2009, Ashley received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Louisiana Tech University. She returned to Louisiana Tech University to receive a Master of Counseling and Guidance in 2013, and completed her PhD in Marriage and Family Therapy at the University of Louisiana Monroe in 2021. Ashley’s clinical interests include anxiety disorders, suicidal ideation, self-harm, disordered eating, and personal growth and development. Her research interest are issues in suicidal bereavement specific to existential regret, sense-making, meaning-making, relational aspects, and the impact of physical exercise on mental health. In her free time, Ashley can often be found cheering on the Bulldogs and Lady Techsters, spending time with family, and volunteering.