Clearwater Counseling, PC ( co-owners Kayla Leddy and Nikki Bauer celebrated five years of business ownership on May 31.

Since taking over the business in 2018, Leddy and Bauer have not only expanded their Grand Island operations to include a second location in Omaha, but have also tripled their staff. Over the course of the past five years, the business has initiated various community partnerships and has also offered added services, such as teletherapy, to better serve clients. Additionally, Clearwater Counseling’s therapists continually seek various training and educational opportunities to add to their experience.

“The past five years have passed so quickly,” Kayla said. “Clearwater Counseling is so blessed to have a wonderful team, clients and community support to continue to bring awareness to mental health and make positive long term changes. We are excited for upcoming changes and growth.”

Clearwater Counseling, PC is a private practice offering mental health services to children, adolescents and adults in the Grand Island and Omaha areas. They work with clients who are struggling with a variety of mental health diagnoses including depression, relationship issues, grief/loss/trauma, addiction and recovery, co-dependency, anxiety and phobias, parenting problems, sexual abuse and incest, physical abuse and violence as well as various others. To learn more about staff, services or resources, visit To schedule an appointment with Clearwater Counseling, or for more information about mental health services, please call (308) 210-8487 or email