Dr. Ernest Bordini

Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology
Gainesville, FL
34 years experience male

Locations

Clinical Psychology Associates of North Central Florida

Ocala

Address

3002 SE 1st Ave, Building 300, Ocala
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My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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3523711730

Office

Gainesville, FL

Clinical Psychology Associates of North Central Florida

Gainesville, FL

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Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology

Clinical Psychology

Languages spoken

Italian

Doctor Q&A

611 Answers
89 Agrees
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Very much so: Depending on the severity and location of the traumatic brain injury personality changes can happen. A famous quote is "[mr.] gauge was no longer gau... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Lots of resources: Here is a compiled list of resources from neuropsychologists around the country http://cpancf.Com/pdf/dementia%20resources%20for%20caregivers.Pdf.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
With your docs help: One should never try to do this based on something you read or an on-line response. Whatever individual prescribed a particular mental health medicat... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Can cause ulcers: Repetitive vomiting can be very bad for your health. Acid from your stomach can cause ulcers and even erode tooth enamel. Anemia and dehydration can... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Dilema: Its a legitimate concern, psychiatrists and psychologists should go over cinfidentialit limits with a new patient. If there is immediate danger to se... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Early and late: As others have responded, these are usually evident in early school years, though since limited skills are tested in early grades and tests less relia... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
I hope not: Depression is rather common, and if it were a cause for exclusion from school, i suspect we would have a lot more children looking for vaction days by... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Possibly: Children with certain learning disabilities should qualify for iep's but children with some other conditions such as adhd develop rights for accomodat... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
A controversial rx: This is something you should carefully research. Probably consult some reputable neurologists or neurosurgeons who dont do the procedure about this. ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Tough question: Good news - probably nothing permanent. There may be possible hormonal and other metabolic changes in pregnancy than can inderectly influence mood, a... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Increased risk: Genetics play a factor, male children of alcoholics have very high rates of alcohol abuse and ependence, and modeling alcohol behaviors doesnt help. ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Good question: Proper diet, eating schedules, exercise and nutrition normally manages hunger well, but for many hunger takes on an emotional meaning, or is a mistake... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Can be done: This is often the purview of neuropsycologists with pediatric or forensic backgrounds as well as pediatric neurologists. History and records play a k... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Lots of contributors: Hypertension, heart disease and diabetes are medical illnesses which contribute. Certainly lifestyle issues such as smoking and alchol can contribute... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
As noted by others: As noted by others, ruling outmedical causes and allergies would be the logical first step. The skin is an extended part of our nervous system and ca... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Who knows: Street drugs are not controlled - who knows whats in them or what it can do. Tooth rot may be the least of the problems - mdma can cause rather signi... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Your doc and..: In general, it is normal to have some anxiety about any invasive surgery. Sometimes simple education can help but sometimes brief psychotherapy or ps... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Diagnose then treat: Extreme eye fatigue and sleepiness can be caused by a medical or ophtalmoligal condition, they may be related or not. But before suggestions can be p... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Seek evaluation : The key to what to do about starts with a good medical exam. Ocala has some good neurologists (i.e. Jay ruben M.D.'s group neurological associates, o... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Absolutely: Start with a good psychodiagnostic evaluation with a psychiatrist or clinical psychologist familiar with working with people who have medical or other... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
How long?: No individual advice - consult a professional. In general, it is normal not to feel the same all the time, but extreme mood swings if they last very ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Possible: Possible, but before concluding that first it would be wise to rule out allergies, skin reactions to soaps, medication reactions, and other medical co... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Involuntary twitches: Repetitive involuntary motor twitches which are not simple habits or even repetitive speech utterances. In cases where motor tics progress to facial ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Tough Q: Without a lot of history issues of cause are hard to assess - if it si recent change or getting worse, it woudl be wise to rule out a medical cause - ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Physiologic anxiety: Sleep deprivation is often associated with anxiety which is accompanied by physiological responses. It is likely part of the stress response.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Further consult: When there are persisting symptoms not responding to medication, this should be brought to the prescribing physician's attention for possible adjustm... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Amotivation: Amotivation, is a term for lack of motivation or drive to accomplish work, interpersonl, or recreational tasks. It commonly associated with a number ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Testing: Usually this would be diagnosed by a pediatric neuropsychologist (see: http://www.Pediatricneuropsychology.Com ), or pediatric neurologist which would... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Caregivers: The family caregiver aliance has lots of tips online: http://caregiver.Org/caregiver/jsp/home.Jsp.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Some people do: Clumsiness may be due to muscular weakness, gross of fine motor coordination difficulties, visuomotor integrations difficulties, sensory input problem... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Seek treatment: No individual advice about what you should do can be given. In general first concerns for recurring back pain after an accident should be seeking a g... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Varies: Difficulty focusing, attending to clues, impulsiveness, not listening likely contribute to common finds of mild social skills deficits contributing to... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Change: Generally by learning relaxation and visual imagery techniques to replace and combat the physiological arousal and avoidance that is created by anxiet... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Care and support: After counseling people after suffering losses for more than 25 years, there is no magic words or technique. Offering support, genuine caring, offeri... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
DSM-V Term: The term has been around and used to cover a range of disorders classified separately under dsm-iv but the new system for psychiatric classification i... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Not legal advice: This is really a legal question but no individual advice can be offerer here and consulting an attorney would be advised. In general if someone of so... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Only speculation: One cannot really speculate on your individual case or even less so the reactions of your psychologist. One would hope that regardless of personal pr... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Seek a specialist: In florida there are several state centers for autism resource disorders (card) which provide expertise, education and resources for professionals and... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
One could have...: As previously noted, it is not a condition in and of itself. However, individuals who are victims of domestic violence can commonly suffer from depre... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Motor manifestations: Tremor involving extremities at first, often progressing to trunk and head, reduced facial expression, shuffling gait, difficulties initiating behavio... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Step by step: Good diagnosis starts with history and medical exams by your doctor or neurologist. If general medical is fine, usually neurologic exam and tests are... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Dont take personal: Many individuals have to work for difficult people with varying personality traits - i recall an old book titles something like dinosaur brains - lear... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Testing: Usually a psychologist or neuropsychologist with experience in diagnosing childhood learning disorders can easily accomplish this. As with most diagn... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
The 3 Rs: Readin' ritin' n ritmetic while historically these have had a variety of labels including dyslexia, dyscalculia, etc. These are now more simply lab... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
To some degree: Most of it in seer injuries should remain pretty stable bit even normal people vary in terms of mental skills and medications, sleep, stress and inte... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Can be lots : States regulate these definitions, most psychologists are trained at a doctoral level are specifically licensed as psychologists and complete a one ye... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
DSM-V changes: In dsm-iv, the current classification system, autism refers to a severe disorder usually evident in early childhood, whereas autism spectrum disorder ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Assessment needed: Vision problems after tbi can occur at different levels, the eye itself or parts of the brain such as the optic nerves or occipital lobe of the brain.... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
Speech and awareness: A simple definition of anomia (inability) or dysnomia (difficulty) is trouble with naming things. This can involve confrontation naming, and sometime... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 34 years experience
It happens: Undder our current nomenclature it would end up being classified as a mood disorder due to traumatic brain injury, rather than bipolar disorder. Ther... Read More
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Mar 23, 2013
Very insightful, easy-to-understand and caring, Dr. Bordini has a great wealth of knowledge.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Bordini is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bordini is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! The doctor called in Cipro last night to start treating the uti. I was just wondering if it would help until the cipro takes effect good.
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Thanks for your quick reply! My daughter visited her father for a wk and was abused by his gf. Ever since she stares off and is just different. Thank you though.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thanks I'm over weight by 30lbs and I'm getting exercise at work every day plus after work..I'll get there..

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Florida, College of Health Related Professions
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

neuropsychology

Awards

Molly Harrower Award (for Psychodiagnostic excellence)
Distinguished Psychologist - Florida Psychological Association
Scholar of the College - Boston College

Affiliations

National Academy of Neuropsychology
International Neuropsychological Association
Florida Psychological Association

Publications

Cognitive screening and memory functioning: Does the Dementia Rating Scale predict impaired Wechsler Memory Scale - R performance?
Alcohol consumption as a self-handicapping strategy in women
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