Ashley Elsaesser, MSEd, LPC, Counselor in Charlotte
Has your child or teen struggled to effectively cope with their feelings? Does your child struggle to remain focused in the classroom? My name is Ashley Elsaesser, as a experienced counselor, I can help your child develop the skills they need to be confident and successful. With over 5 years working in Elementary and Middle Schools, I understand how your child's feelings and challenges can impact their families, friends and their education. I have successfully treated ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Behavioral Disorders, Autism and several other diagnoses that impact children and adolescent's lives on a day to day basis.
As a trained play therapist I am knowledgeable about the developmental needs of children. I strive to create a safe and therapeutic environment to help children express themselves and demonstrate adaptive behaviors. Through the therapeutic relationship I establish, children are able to enhance their self- esteem.
Call or Email Ashley Elsaesser for a free phone consultation now - (704) 754-5949


  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • School: University at Buffalo
  • Year Graduated: 2009
  • License No. and State: A10977 North Carolina


  • Avg Cost (per session): $100
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • American Behavioral
  • Blue Cross
  • Carolina Behavioral Health Alliance
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Ashley Elsaesser's Groups

Adolescent Girl's Group

The purpose this group is to help teens develop positive self-esteem and self-worth. The group will also focus on emotion management and how to navigate social/peer relationships. All sessions will integrate mindfulness techniques. Cost: $40/session, $80 for the initial session to build rapport and explain the group process.

More about this group


  • Child or Adolescent
  • ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues


  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Career Counseling
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Grief
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD

Client Focus


  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Art Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Humanistic
  • Person Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)


  • Individuals
  • Group
Last Modified: 31 May 2017
Ashley Elsaesser, MSEd, LPC, Counselor in Charlotte

Ashley Elsaesser

Counselor, MSEd, LPC