Laura LC Johnson, MBA, MA, LMFT, LPCC

Laura LC Johnson, MBA, MA, LMFT, LPCC

Cognitive Behavior Therapy Center of Silicon Valley
12961 Village Drive, Suite C
Saratoga, CA 95070
(408) 384-8404


CREDENTIALS/DISCIPLINE: I am a Marriage & Family Therapist

Board Certified: No

Number of years treating patients with eating disorders: 2-5 years

Number of patients with eating disorders you treat annually: 10-15

EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERTISE: MA, Counseling Psychology, Santa Clara University; Intensively trained in DBT; Intensive training in CBT through the year long Extramural Training Program at the Beck Institute.


My approach is goal-oriented, practical and based on research. I am compassionate yet directive, and together, we will work to help you will learn new skills to let go of obsessive thinking about weight and food and develop healthy eating behaviors. I use evidence-based therapies such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). I integrate positive psychology into my approach to help you build positive emotions, hope and resilience.

LANGUAGES: English and Spanish

POPULATIONS SERVED: Adolescents, Adults, Children, Couples, Ethnic Minorities, Families, Females, GLBT, Males, Seniors.

CONDITIONS TREATED: Abuse, Affective Disorders, Anorexia Nervosa, Binge Eating, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Bulimia Nervosa, Co-Morbidity, Compulsive Exercise, Night Eating Syndrome, NOS (Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Overeater, Overweight.

TREATMENT APPROACHESCognitive Behavioral, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Mindfulness, Positive Psychology

TREATMENT SETTINGS: Outpatient. Experienced in working as part of a team.

FEES: Cash, Personal Checks, Credit Cards.  If PPO, patient needs to apply for reimbursement.