About

Vanessa Pruitt, MS, PLMHP

Vanessa Pruitt is a Provisionally Licensed Mental Health Practitioner in Nebraska. She obtained her Bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Nebraska – Kearney and her Master's of Science in Clinical Psychology from Emporia State University. She completed her internship at Wichita State University, providing individual and group counseling, ADHD, learning disorder, and personality assessments. Vanessa has clinical experience providing services to a diverse population of children (ages 4-17) and adults, including people of varied race/ethnicity, gender identity, and sexual orientation, with mild to severe mental health disorders. Her approach to treatment utilizes attachment and somatic-based psychotherapies, Acceptance, and Commitment Therapy (ACT), sandtray therapy, and play therapy. Vanessa is a Certified Trauma Professional (CTP) specializing in treating complex trauma (c-PTSD) and is actively working toward registered play therapy (RPT) certification. Vanessa serves clients at the Grand Island location. When she is not seeing clients, Vanessa enjoys spending time with her four boys. If you live in Nebraska and are interested in working with Vanessa, you can set an appointment through https://clearwatercounselingpc.org/