Gulf Coast Autism Association

Support for Families Affected by Autism in Florida
The information and resources contained on this website are for educational and informational purposes only. It does not reflect an endorsement of any particular treatment or resource.

Doctors & Mental Health


Dr. David Berger
Holistic Pediatrics/Healing Hyperbarics
3341 W Bears Ave.
Tampa, FL 33624
Phone: 813-960-3415
Fax: 813-960-3465
Dr. Henry Shapiro, MD
Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics
All Childrens Hospital
801 6th Street South
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Phone: 727-767-8035
Dr. Eric Tridas
The Tridas Center for Child Development
4144 N Armenia Ave., Suite 375
Tampa, FL 33607
Phone: 813-876-8316
Fax: 813-875-4011
Specializes in developmental and behavioral services to infants, children, and young adults.
Dr. Harold Shinitzky, Psy. D.
2750 McMullen Booth Rd #102-B
Clearwater, FL 33761
Phone: 727-560-2697
He is a mental health correspondent for ABC television in Tampa. Dr. Shinitzky was the Director of the Assessment /Intervention Team (AIT) at the John Hopkins School of Medicine.
Danielle Sutton
USF - Autism Spectrum Assessment & Treatment Clinic
3515 E Fletcher Ave. – Suite E
Tampa, FL 33613
Phone: 813-974-1435
Fax: 813-974-1130
USF Autism Clinic provides diagnostic and intervention services to children and adults. Accepts most insurance.
Dr. Flora Robinson – Howie
Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
880 6th Street South
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Phone: 727-502-8035
Phone: 727-767-8035
Dr. Kimberly J. Horton-Bender
321 Indian Rocks Road N., Suite C
Belleair Bluffs, Florida
(727) 559-7881 Bender.htm
Certified Clinical Nutritionist and works with ASD children
Dr. Camille T. Fine, Ph.D.
Clinical Neuropsychologist
30750 US Hwy 19 N
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
Phone: 727-786-8887
Fax: 727-787-3540
Provides extensive diagnostic testing.
Counseling Center for New Direction, Inc.
Jan Wooldridge, LMHC
NCC, Autism Specialist
10823 Seminole Blvd.
Suite 2B
Seminole, FL 33778
Cell: 727-403-6198
Office: 727-392-2812