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Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper

Clinical Psychology
Miami, FL
12 years experience female

Locations

Neurobehavioral Institute of Miami

Coral Gables, FL

Address

100 Miracle Mile, Suite 330, Coral Gables, FL, US
Directions

Insurances accepted

Medicare

Neuropsychology Department - West Gables Rehabilitation Hospital-

Miami, FL

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Specialties
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Clinical Psychology

Licenses

United States: Florida

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

21 Answers
17 Agrees
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Depends...: In the past mental illness were thought to be originated by our emotions, magical forces, etc. Nowadays scientific research has been able to identify ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Exercise it!: Scientific research shows that challenging your brain makes it stronger! Learn a second language, do mental puzzles, or go back to school/college and ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Exercise it!: Scientific research shows that challenging your brain makes it stronger! Learn a second language, do mental puzzles, or go back to school/college and ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Seek immediate help!: Aphasia is the loss of a person's ability to use language (talking & understanding) to communicate with others. It usually appears in relation to ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Anxiety or else: Severe anxiety can cause symptoms such as sleeping difficulties, breathing difficulties, blushing in face and neck, feeling hot (not related to room t... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Seek a Neurologists : The sudden presentations of symptoms such as nausea, dizziness and memory changes are usually related to life threatening medical problems, such as br... Read More
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A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Yes: Our liver is extremely important to keep our bodies in balance. By filtering and "getting rid" of substances that can harm our bodies, a healthy liver... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Suggest impairments.: The Saint Louis University Mental Status Examination (SLUMS) is a short test (screening) done by doctors to diagnose dementia. These tests are usual... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Yes: It is common that after sustaining scarring of the brain (due to infection, tumors, surgery or brain damage) for a person to suffer seizure type disor... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
It should not...: Drastic changes in health like severe weight loss can disrupt a women's cycle, however a diarrhea that only last a couple of days but does not require... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
It's common.: It's common for approximately 30% of patients to experience Post-chemotherapy cognitive impairment, in which they experience impaired attention, memo... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
It's normal.: It's normal for every person to react differently to different alcoholic beverages. Factors such as sugar content in an alcoholic beverage or how mu... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
7 to 8 years: Most studies indicate that the average life expectancy after being diagnoses with Lewy Body Dementia is 7 to 8 years. However, other individual facto... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Yes, it is abnormal.: Passive death wishes are usually a symptom of severe depression. It is when we feel withouth hope and hurting when our minds start thinking about the ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Consult Neurologist: Anxiety can have many symptoms, however muscle weakness and stiffness does not seem to be symptoms commonly related to anxiety disorders. Tingling, nu... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Seek help!: Usually, personality disorders are not associated with dual identities, however certain PDs can imply extreme changes in mood and behavior that people... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Panic Attacks?: Panic attacks are characterized by extreme symptoms of anxiety (hearth palpitations, dizziness, shortness of breath, etc.) that are mentally accompani... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Seek psychotherapy.: Schizoid personality disorder individuals usually benefit from psychotherapy in which they learn how to connect with people around them and create emo... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Sometimes...: Human development encompasses many areas: learning, language, motor skills, social skills, cognitive skills, etc. Sometimes certain situations during ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Seek psychotherapy.: Individuals with Borderline personality disorder benefit from a a type of psycho-therapeutic treatment called Dialectical Behavior Therapy in which th... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gina Salcedo-samper
Clinical Psychology 12 years experience
Practice relaxation!: It's normal to worry over health issues, but making sure that we are receiving the proper medical treatment for the condition will decrease feelings o... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Salcedo-samper is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Salcedo-samper is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank You! I just made an appointment with a neurologist earlier.
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :)
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Thanks for your quick reply!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Carlos Albizu University -Miami Campus-, Miami, Fl
Graduated 2011MD

Residency

Neurobehavioral institute of Miami
Completed 2012

Awards

• Distinction. Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology, (Psy. D.), 2011. Carlos Albizu University, Miami, Fl.
• Utmost Distinction. Master of Science in Psychology (M.S.), 2006. Carlos Albizu University, Miami, Fl.
Top Psychologist, First Place, Florida - Summer
2014

Affiliations

West Gables Rehab Hospital
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