The following list is not intended to be an exhaustive list of evaluators in the local area. The Disability Resource Center at the University of Florida does not endorse any of the agencies or individuals listed below, nor does the DRC guarantee that the agencies or individuals listed below will conduct an evaluation and provide documentation that meets the DRC’s or another agency’s (e.g. ETS, AAMC, GMAC) documentation guidelines. Therefore, it is the student’s responsibility to ensure that the evaluator is aware of the respective documentation guidelines and secures documentation meeting those guidelines. It is the student’s responsibility to pay for any costs. The DRC and other agencies reserve the right to ask for additional documentation to support a student’s request for accommodations and services.

ADHD & LD EVALUATORS LIST
Contact Information Specialty & Insurance
Pamela Vetro, Ph.D.
Licensed School Psychologist
1605 NW 16th Ave.
Gainesville, FL
352-374-2022
Specialties: Psyco-educational & Neuro-psychological evaluations for LD, ADHD, ASD, Anxiety Disorder and TBI.

Insurance: depends on type of evaluation

Clinical Psychology Assoc. of NCFL
Ernest Bordini, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist
2121 NW 40th Terrace, Suite B
Gainesville, FL
352-336-2888
Specialties: Psyco-educational & Neuro-psychological evaluations.

Insurance: (no insurance for Bordini, Dr. Cliffton is a BCBS provider but insurance doesn’t cover much. There will be out of pocket expense).

UF Psychology Clinic
Shands Hospital
Ground Floor
Gainesville, FL
352-265-0294
Specialties: Psyco-educational & Neuro-psychological evaluations.

Insurance: Accepts most insurances depending on the type of evaluation.

Southeastern Health Psychology
Susan Davis, Ph.D.
Licensed Health Psychologist
4881 NW 8th Ave., Suite 2
Gainesville, FL
352-332-9441
Specialties: Psyco-educational & Neuro-psychological evaluations.

Insurance: No insurance. Self-pay rates and payment plans. Self-pay rates are dependent on how many hours of testing are needed.

Kathrin Brantley, Ph.D
Licensed School Psychologists
4101 NW 37th Place, Suite A
Gainesville, FL
352-372-8000
Specialties: Just Psycho-Educational.

Insurance: Tricare, BCBS (out of network), Medicare, Aetna, and Health First.

Kim Kazimour, Ph.D.
Licensed School Psychologist
4040 Newberry Road, Suite 1350
Gainesville, FL
352-335-2945
Specialties: Psycho-educational evaluations.Insurance: out of network for most insurances (not much of the cost covered) but will set up payment plans.
Schiavoni and Associates
Lisa Schiavoni, Ph.D.
Licensed School Psychologist
4131 NW 28th Lane, Suite 3A, Gainesville, FL 32606
352-374-7155
Mailing: 4019 NW 34th Terr, 32605
Specialties: Psycho-educational evaluations.Insurance: Medicaid, sometimes offers sliding scale. Student can fill out intake on website and send in to get cost estimate.
Achieve
Karen Arnold, Ed.S., NCSP
Licensed School Psychologist
3601 SW 2nd Ave. Suite X
Gainesville, FL
352-214-0201
Specialties: Psycho-educational evaluations.Insurance: No insurances. Will offer payment plans for clients with extenuating financial circumstances.
The Education Center
William Beaty, Ph.D.
Licensed School Psychologist
5214 SW 91st Way, #120
Gainesville, FL, 32608
352-331-5520
Specialties: Psycho-educational evaluations.Insurance: In network for BCBC, Signa, Tricare
Kathy Funke, Ph.D.
Licensed School Psychologist
1605 NW 16th Avenue
Gainesville, FL
352-377-7392
Specialties: Psyco-educational & Neuro-psychological evaluations for LD, ADHD, ASD and Anxiety Disorder.Insurance: depends on type of evaluation
Alicia Scott, Ph.D.
Licensed School Psychologist
2731 NW 41st St Suite B3 Gainesville, FL, 32606
352-256-2151
Specialties & Insurance: Psycho-educational evaluations. LD evaluations flat rate, flat rate ADHD, hourly rates vary for students not receiving a full-scale evaluation
UF Speech and Hearing Center
Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) & Hearing
2nd Floor Dental Tower, Rm. D2-055
1600 SW Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL
Speech Language Pathology: (352)273-5871
Audiology (352)273-5555
Specialties: Comprehensive evaluations in the areas of: receptive and expressive language, articulation, speech fluency, traumatic brain injury (TBI), developmental delays, strokes, neurological communicative disorders, voice therapy. Audiologic & tinnitus evaluations and hearing device services.Insurances: accepts most insurances

The following list is not intended to be an exhaustive list of counselors in the local area. The Disability Resource Center (DRC) at the University of Florida does not endorse any of the agencies or individuals listed below. If you require assistance in the referral process, please ask a DRC staff member to assist you. For emergencies, crisis counseling services are available 24/7 at the Alachua County Crisis Center by calling 352.264.6789. Students may also call the clinician on call at the Counseling and Wellness Center at 352.392.1575. Police or medical help can be reached by calling 911. The University Police Department can be reached at 352.392.1111. (revised 03/15)

MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING LIST
Contact Information Specialty & Insurance
Fear and Anxiety Disorders Clinic
2800 SW Archer Rd.
Gainesville, Fl.
352.392.1037
Specialties: specific fear and phobia, social anxiety, test anxiety, panic attacks, persistent anxiety and worry, post-traumatic stress, intrusive thoughts and compulsions.Insurance: Most plans accepted
Florida Recovery Center
(substance abuse)
4001 SW 13th St.
Gainesville, Fl.
352.265.4372
Specialties: detoxification, inpatient treatment, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient treatment for adults, impaired professional, aftercare support groups, online screenings.Insurance: Most plans accepted. Private pay options are available for individuals without insurance coverage. Accepts major credit cards, cash, and checks.
LCS Integrative Counseling & Consulting
4703 NW 53rd Ave. Suite: A-2
Gainesville, FL
352.332.6131
info@counselinggainesville.org
Specialties: disability Issues, depression, anxiety, relaxation, chronic pain, substance abuse, learning strategies, anger management, grief and loss, and relationship issues.Insurance: BCBS, United, Humana, Cigna, Voc. Rehab., Payment plans and sliding scale fees available.
UF Health Adult Psychiatric Hospital
4101 NW 89th Blvd.
352.265.5481
Inpatient Specialties: Crisis Stabilization Unit, eating disorders, psychosis, depression, anxiety, detox, substance abuse, obsessive-compulsive behaviors.Insurance: Most insurance plans accepted.
The University of Florida Psychology Clinic
1600 SW Archer Rd.
Ground floor rm G901, Shands Hospital
Gainesville, Fl.
352.265.0294
Health Psychology Clinic- chronic pain, eating disorders, health maintenance, coping with chronic illness, and stress management.Neuropsychology Clinic- memory, attention, head injury, epilepsy, psychiatric disorders, & female stress.

General Mental Health Clinic- Depression, life stress, families and couples.

Insurance: Most insurance & managed care plans are accepted. Visa, & MC accepted.

UF Health Adult Psychiatry-Springhill for mental health counseling

4037 NW 86th Terrace,
Gainesville, Fl.
352.265.4357
Outpatient Specialties: comprehensive evaluation and treatment for psychiatric illnesses for mood (depression, bipolar), psychotic (schizophrenia), anxiety (GAD, panic, OCD, social phobia, PTSD), and neuropsychiatric disorders (dementia, autism spectrum, impulse control), eating disorders. OCD Clinic.Insurance: Most insurance plans accepted.
Gainesville Counseling and Development Center
2831 NW 41st St. Suite: F Gainesville, Fl.
352.338.0397
gcdc2831@gmail.com
Specialties: anxiety, depression, spectrum disorders, education/college planning, home/school adjustment, career development.Insurance: Most plans accepted. Referral to in office psychiatrist available
ITM Group
225 SW 7th Terr.
Gainesville, Fl.
352.379.2829
reception@itmflorida.com
Specialties: individual counseling, anxiety, depression, anger management, victim services, substance abuse groups.Insurance: BCBS, Tricare, Aetna, Humana, PsychCare
Haile Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Group
4965 SW 91st Terr. Suite A
Gainesville, Fl.
352.337.0551
Counseling Specialties: bipolar, depression, stress management, anxiety, phobias, grief/loss, OCD,Insurance: May vary among clinicians- United, Aetna, Humana, BCBS, Avmed, Tricare.

Psychologists on Staff: Dr. Jennifer Watson and Dr. Beth-Anne Blue

Stacey Davis, Ph.D
11 NW 33rd Ct.
Gainesville, Fl.
352.870.8173
Specialties: depression, anxiety, spirituality, health & wellness, trauma, and stress management.Insurance: Refer to website for rates and insurance.
Therapeutic Alliance Group
4432 NW 23rd Ave. Suite 2
Gainesville, Fl.
352.379.4665
tag.florida@gmail.com
Specialties: working with young adults, anxiety, depression, and college students dealing with the various aspects of student life.Insurance: Preferred provider for most major insurance plans. Counselors: Heather Damron, LMHC, & Brenda Damron, LMHC
Frazier & Frazier Counseling
2631 NW 41st St Bldg E Suite 1 Gainesville, Fl.
352.374.8526
Specialties: working with young adults, anxiety, depression, and college students dealing with the various aspects of student life.Insurance: Aetna, AvMed, CIGNA, Humana, Magellon, Psychcare, BCBS, Compsy, Horizon, Golden Rule, Value Options
Grant McDougall, Ph.D.
5024 NW 27th Ct. Suite B
Gainesville, Fl.
352.375.4440
drgrantm@gmail.com
Specialties: working with people with disabilities, men’s issues, anxiety, depression, chronic pain, physical impairments.Insurance: Avmed, BCBS, United Healthcare.
Elizabeth Buckley, Ph.D
310 NW 76th Dr. Suite A
Gainesville, Fl.
352.244.5422
Specialties: peaceful self-exploration, mindfulness, resolution of disturbancesInsurance: BCBS, Tricare

20 min from campus, on a bus route, and has a psychiatrist in her office for referral if needed

The Education Center
William Beaty, Ph.D
5214 SW 91st Way #120
Gainesville, Fl.
Haile Plantation Village Center
352.331.5520
info@drwmbeaty.com
Specialties: ADD/ADHD, learning disabilities, career, and adjustment.Free 30 min. consultation available.

Insurance: BCBS and other insurance accepted.

Haile Market Therapy and Behavioral Medicine
2653 SW 87th Dr. Suite A
Gainesville, Fl.
352.331.0020
Specialties: anxiety, depression, grief, loss, relationship issues, self-esteem, body image, autism spectrum disorder, and much moreInsurance: Each clinician accepts different insurances. Please call for information and rates

The following list is not intended to be an exhaustive list of psychiatrists in the local area. The Disability Resource Center at the University of Florida does not endorse any of the agencies or individuals listed below, nor does the DRC guarantee that the agencies or individuals listed below will conduct an evaluation and provide documentation that meets the DRC’s or another agency’s (e.g. AAMC, GMAC) documentation guidelines. Therefore, it is the student’s responsibility to ensure that the evaluator is aware of the respective documentation guidelines and secures documentation meeting these guidelines. It is the student’s responsibility to pay for any costs. The DRC and other agencies reserve the right to ask for additional documentation to support a student’s request for accommodations/services. (revised 06/15)

psychiatry list
Contact Information Specialty & Insurance
Gainesville Psychiatry and Forensics
Dr. Lawrence Adu
1103 SW 2nd Ave.
Gainesville, FL 32601
352.378.9116
Specialties: general & addictionsInsurance: Most major insurances. No sliding scale.
Florida Psychiatric Group
Dr. Margarita Diaz
3951 NW 48th Terrace, Suite 121
Gainesville, FL 32606
352.336.4000
Specialty: generalInsurance: Most major insurances. No sliding scale.
Dr. Gary Gossinger
2830 NW 41st St., Suite E
Gainesville, FL 32606
352.371.6402
Specialty: generalInsurance: Aetna, BCBS, Florida Blue

No sliding scale.

Dr. Patricia Hess, M.D.
802 NW 16th Ave Suite A
Gainesville, FL 32601
352-224-5220
Fax 352.505.5045
Specialty: Young Adults ages 18-25yrs.Insurance: Accepting new patients. Tricare only. Out of network patients are required to pay all fees up front and you can file with your own insurance company.
Dr. Gary Kanter
Dr. Lawrence Reccoppa
108 NW 76th Dr Suite B
Gainesville, FL 32607
352-332-1300
Specialties: therapy & medication managementInsurance: No insurance accepted but can file on your own.

Nancy Coleman, psychologist, provides counseling in this practice

Haile Psychiatry & Psychotherapy Group
4965 SW 91st Terrace, Suite A
Gainesville, FL 32608
352.337.0551
Specialties: therapy & medication managementInsurance: Aetna, BCBS, United, Tricare

No sliding scale.

Counselors available in the practice for appointments

UF Health Adult Psychiatry-Springhill
4037 NW 86th Terrace, Gainesville, FL
352.265.4357
Specialties: Comprehensive evaluation and treatment for
psychiatric illnesses for mood (depression, bipolar), psychotic
(schizophrenia), anxiety (GAD, panic, OCD, social phobia, PTSD),
and neuropsychiatric disorders (dementia, autism spectrum,
impulse control), eating disorders. OCD Clinic.
Insurance: Most plans accepted.
Dr. Kent Wenger
5214 SW 91st Way Suite 120
Gainesville, Fl. 32608
352-333-1109
Specialty: generalInsurance: None. $300.00 for initial visit and $200.00 thereafter
Dr. Evelyn Jones
310 NW 76 Dr. Suite A
Gainesville, FL
352.331.1699
Specialties: ADD, depression, anxiety.Insurance: BCBS PPO only. No sliding scale.

Dr. Elizabeth Buckley provides counseling in this office

Dr. Joan Pincus
5930 SW Archer Rd.
Gainesville, FL 32608
352.332.2629
Specialties: general including; medication management, therapy,
evaluations and documentation.Insurance: No insurance accepted but can file on your own.
Meridian Behavioral Health
4300 SW 13th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608
352.374.5600
Specialties: psychiatric care, individual & group counseling for
mental health disorders and substance abuse.Insurance: Medicare , Medicaid, Tricare, BC/BS of Florida and
sliding scale based on income.

To refer: call Access Center 352.374.5600 select option 1

UF Health Psychiatric Hospital
4101 NW 89th Blvd.
Gainesville, FL
352.265.5481
Inpatient Specialties: Crisis Stabilization Unit, eating disorders,
psychosis, depression, anxiety, detox, substance abuse,
obsessive-compulsive behaviors. Insurance: Most insurance
plans accepted.
Dr. Michael Amiel
4131 NW 13th St. Suite:225
Gainesville, Fl.
352.377.1903
Specialties: GeneralInsurance: Aetna, BCBS, Cigna, First Health
Village Psychiatry and Therapy
9116 SW 51st Rd. Suite; A-102
Gainesville, Fl.
352.519.5992
help@villagepsychiatry.com
Insurance: BCBS, Tricare$50.00 deposit required when making first appt.