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.

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 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.

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 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)

Contact Information Specialty & Insurance
Gainesville Psychiatry and Forensics
Dr. Lawrence Adu
1103 SW 2nd Ave.
Gainesville, FL 32601
352.378.9116
Specialties: general & addictions

Insurance: 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: general

Insurance: Most major insurances. No sliding scale.

Dr. Gary Gossinger
2830 NW 41st St., Suite E
Gainesville, FL 32606
352.371.6402
Specialty: general

Insurance: 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

More Information

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 management

Insurance: 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

More Information

Specialties: therapy & medication management

Insurance: 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

More Information

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: general

Insurance: 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

More Information

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

More Information

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

More Information

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: General

Insurance: Aetna, BCBS, Cigna, First Health

Village Psychiatry and Therapy
9116 SW 51st Rd. Suite; A-102
Gainesville, Fl.
352.519.5992
help@villagepsychiatry.com

More Information

Insurance: BCBS, Tricare

$50.00 deposit required when making first appt.