Dr Phil Yates
Research Tutor


Research interests

  • Acquired brain injury and neurological rehabilitation
  • Psychological aspects of emergency and trauma medicine
  • Epidemiology of head injury
  • Neuropsychological outcomes of head injury in early childhood
  • Psychological aspects of chronic health conditions

Research projects

D.Clin.Psych. and PhD projects linked to networks:

Psychological health in emergency staff;  psychological adjustment and couples therapy in brain injury rehabilitation; outcomes following brain injury in early childhood and adolescence; the role of resilience and social competence from middle childhood to late adolescence following acquired brain injury; the psychology of medically unexplained symptoms; treatment adherence following chemotherapy for leukamia; post concussion syndrome and mild head injury.

Research networks

Centre for Clinical Neuropsychological Research (CCNR); Emergency Medicine and Psychology Research Collaborative (EMPRESC); Exeter Neurosciences Consortium; Chair, Psychological Medicine Research Network.


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