Jackie Ashley, LPC, BC-DMT, ACS

Visiting Instructor
MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Mindfulness-Based Transpersonal Counseling Concentration (residential and low residency)
BA Anthropology & Dance / MA Somatic Psychology Dance/Movement Theories & Practice
MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Mindfulness-Based Transpersonal Counseling Concentration (in-residence & low-res)
Psychology of Meditation / Extending Mindfulness

Jackie Ashley, LPC, BC-DMT, ACS, is an experienced clinician offering somatic, mindfulness based psychotherapy for individuals and groups across the lifespan, as well as clinical consultation and supervision focusing on those just entering the field. As a Dance/movement therapist, trained in Somatic Experiencing, she believes in the innate resiliency of our bodies and creative selves, to heal from trauma that results in anxiety, depression and life limiting belief systems. She a senior adjunct faculty in the Graduate School of Psychology at Naropa University. Jackie has been integrating the powerful presence of horses into her practice since 2002.To learn more, please contact Jackie at 720-308-2728, or jackieashley9@gmail.com. Please also visit Jackie’s web site: wildathearttherapy.com

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Naropa Campuses Closed on Friday, March 15, 2024

Due to adverse weather conditions, all Naropa campuses will be closed Friday, March 15, 2024.  All classes that require a physical presence on campus will be canceled. All online and low-residency programs are to meet as scheduled.

Based on the current weather forecast, the Healing with the Ancestors Talk & Breeze of Simplicity program scheduled for Friday evening, Saturday, and Sunday will be held as planned.

Staff that do not work remotely or are scheduled to work on campus, can work remotely. Staff that routinely work remotely are expected to continue to do so.

As a reminder, notifications will be sent by e-mail and the LiveSafe app.  

Regardless of Naropa University’s decision, if you ever believe the weather conditions are unsafe, please contact your supervisor and professors.  Naropa University trusts you to make thoughtful and wise decisions based on the conditions and situation in which you find yourself in.