Ashley Richards was born and raised in the Chicago suburbs. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Community Health from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She completed her Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies degree at Midwestern University in Downers Grove. During her physician assistant program, she completed various medical rotations including Psychiatry, Pediatrics, Family Medicine, and Internal Medicine. She has always had a desire to pursue a career in the medical field of Psychiatry.
Ashley is very compassionate when it comes to treating her patients. She will provide a personalized approach to meeting your treatment needs in a comfortable atmosphere where you can openly communicate your thoughts. She will work with you to develop an individualized treatment plan. Ashley focuses on treating a wide variety of challenges including mood, anxiety, and concentration difficulties. She will diagnose and treat you using a holistic approach along with medications, therapy, or lifestyle changes.Specialties | Medical Psychiatry, Mood, ADD/ADHD, Depression, Anxiety Disorders, Bipolar Disorder, Panic Attacks, Insomnia, Grief, Concentration, Holistic Psychiatry