David Silvers, Licensed Therapist – LMHC – State of Florida, and a CSAT (Certified Sex Addiction Therapist). He earned his MS from Troy State University in Counseling and Human Development and has trained with Dr. Patrick Carnes through the International Institute of Addiction Professionals (IITAP). David specializes in the treatment of sex addiction and other co-occurring disorders including depression, anxiety, and trauma. He has been in the addiction treatment field since 2007 and understands the devastating effects of active addiction and that recovery and lasting change is possible. Mr. Silvers offers a variety of therapeutic interventions that focus directly on treating the addiction to achieve lasting change that promotes human dignity and wholeness. Other modalities utilized include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Mindfulness-based practices.
“I am an interactive, and reflective cognitive-behavioral therapist. My therapeutic approach is to provide support, validation, and practical feedback to help you effectively address personal life challenges whereby we collaboratively clarify various insights. My work Integrates specific techniques to offer a highly personalized approach. Value is derived through increased understanding with a focus on being present to enhance your strengths to gain the personal development you are seeking. With a commitment to supporting your growth, I provide an understanding of the importance of accepting yourself. It’s important not to confuse your behavior with who you are. Discounting our life experience is to continue neglecting ourselves, rejecting ourselves cannot be an option, there’s always room to grow. I am an interactive, and reflective cognitive-behavioral therapist.
Outside of work, I enjoy free time being with my family and friends, playing golf, hiking, and writing.”