Amber Leighty, PLMHP

Mental Health Therapist


Amber is a master clinical counselor and provisionally licensed mental health practitioner with Creative Counseling and Studio. Amber is a trauma informed therapist who has worked with teens and adults struggling with addiction, trauma, anger, impulsivity, and legal issues. Amber specializes with people experiencing life on the fringes of society such as, poverty, homelessness, racial-injustice and people who have felonies. 

She is connected to community resources in both Lincoln and Omaha. She has worked with people from all walks of life and identifies as queer-allied, racial-justice allied, and transgender-allied.

Amber specializes in trauma informed cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, gestalt therapy, motivational interviewing, and use a person-centered and strengths-based approach. She has extensive training in substance abuse, anger management, trauma, anxiety, depression, codependency, mood disorders, personality disorders, and sexual based trauma. 

Contact Amber

“The realization that you need help is the first step. If you are reading this message now, you have already come a long way. Together, we will create a safe space for you to put the pieces back together for your life. One breakthrough at a time, you will get there. We am excited to witness your journey back to health. Call today!”

 - Creative Counseling and Studio Team