Last updated: 2/12/2020

John Silver, PhD (310) 268-8282
Last Updated: 2/12/2020
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* Certified Online Therapist * * Certified Sex Counselor * * Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist * * Certified Modern Psychoanalyst * Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapist

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken:

  Yesterday's House Calls using the Technology of Tomorrow.  


* No Doctor's Offices.  

* Flexible and Convenient.  

* From the comfort of your Home.

* Save time, money and stress with Online Therapy.

* Private, Secure and Encrypted Online Therapy Offices.  

* Go green.


Online Therapy and Counseling Until Midnight, Directed by Dr. John Silver, offers Board Certified Online Therapy, AASECT Certified Sex Counseling, Licensed Marriage, Family and Child Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Modern Psychoanalysis.

We have always offered a Free Phone, Office or Video Consultation to Assess your Needs, Private, Secure, Encrypted HIPAA Compliant Online Offices and are available. 

We are available from 3PM until Midnight, Mondays through Saturdays for Same Day Appointments. 

We have been in the  Private Practice of Psychotherapy and Counseling here in West Los Angeles for over 30 years and Certified Online Therapy for over 20 years where we do Online Counseling Locally, Nationally and Internationally.  We have provided International TeleMentalHealth to people around the world, including Russia, China, Afghanistan, Brazil, the UK, the Middle East, the Caribbean, Guatemala, the Greek Isles, Canada to name a few and are Clinical Members of numerous International and National TeleMedicine professional  Associations.  

We are Listed in Who's Who in Mental Health on the Web, were given the 2015 Los Angeles Award for Counseling Services and our Credentials have been Verified by World Information Networks, LLC., Online-Therapy.Com and Psychology Today. 

John Silver, PhD



Focusing on:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Aging Anxiety/Panic Disorders Attachment Disorders Body Dysmorphic Disorder Child Abuse and Neglect Couple or Marital Issues Depression Eating Disorders Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Phobias Psychosomatic Sexual Disorders Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Stress Trauma/PTSD
Also serving:
Adoption/Foster Care Anger Management Asperger's Syndrome Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Dissociative Disorders Domestic Violence Dual Diagnosis Education/Personal Development Elder Abuse Factitious Disorders (Munchausen Syndrome) Firesetting Gender Identity Infertility Men's Issues Multicultural Issues Pain Management Personality Disorders Postpartum Depression Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Selective Mutism Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Sleep Disorders Spiritual/Religious Concerns Suicidal Thoughts Tourette's Disorder Women's Issues
Office and Contact Information
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Online Therapy and Counseling Until Midnight
2100 Sawtelle Blvd. Suite #204
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 268-8282

Contact: Dr. John Silver

Office Hours:
Mon3:00pm – 12:00am
Tue3:00pm – 12:00am
Wed3:00pm – 12:00am
Thu3:00pm – 12:00am
Fri3:00pm – 12:00am
SatBy appointment
SunBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: 1 days

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: 3 Hours

Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Online Therapy (email, live chat, video)
Secure HIPAA-compliant Video (, etc.)
Telephone Counseling
Video Counseling (Zoom, Skype, etc.)
Weekend Office Hours


Years of Experience: 30

CA - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) [M14943]
UT - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) [7448296-3902]

Credentials and Certifications:
American Assoc. of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT)
Board Certified Coach (BCC)
Certification in Cognitive Therapy (ACT)
Certified Addictions Specialist (CAS)
Certified Compulsive Gambling Counselor (CCGC)
Certified in Family Therapy
Certified in Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy
Certified in Psychoanalysis
Certified in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Certified Sex Therapist
Certified Sex Therapist, AASECT
Child and Adolescent Therapist
Distance Credentialed Counselor (DCC)
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $125
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $125

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
10 minute video session
Brief Phone Consultation
Initial Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families


Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)
Preschool (Under 6)
Specific populations:
Children of Divorce Chronic Illness Interracial Families/Couples Obese or Overweight Step Families
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted AIDS/HIV+ Alzheimer's Biracial Caregivers College Students Disabled First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Gifted Grandparents Immigrants/Refugees Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Offenders/Perpetrators Suicidal Transgender Twins
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Cognitive/Behavioral Dream Work or Analysis Existential Psychotherapy Family-Based Treatment (FBT) Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (ISTDP) Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Long-Term Mindfulness Based Approaches Parent Guidance Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Psychoanalysis Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Psychodynamic Sex Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Transactional Analysis (TA) Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
Other theoretical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Advocacy Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) Case Management Coaching Contemplative Crisis Intervention Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Eidetic Image Therapy Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT Tapping) Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Ericksonian Expressive Therapy Feminist Focusing Genetic Counseling Geriatric Consultation Gestalt Holistic Home Study Humanistic Hypnosis Imago Relationship Therapy Information and Referral Internal Family Systems (IFS) Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Jungian Mediation Meditation/Relaxation Narrative Therapy Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) Play Therapy Psycho-Educational Psychodrama Redecision Therapy Relational Satir Schema Therapy Social Support Sports Psychology Systemic Transpersonal Psychology Traumatic Incident Reduction (TIR) Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Family Systems Individual Online Therapy
Other methods:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Peer Support Supervision/Consultation
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Buddhist Christian Hindu Jewish LDS/Mormon Muslim Pagan
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Alaskan Native Arabic Armenian Asian Brazilian Caribbean Haitian Hispanic Indian Irish Italian Native American Pacific Islander Portuguese Russian
Professional Associations
International Society for Mental Health Online (ISMHO) National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis (NAAP) National Association of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapists (NACBT)