School of Psychology
North Wales Brain Injury Service
Colwyn Bay Hospital
Dr Rudi Coetzer is a clinical academic, working clinically in brain injury rehabilitation in the NHS North Wales, and as a part-time academic teaching at Bangor University.
Dr Coetzer is Consultant Neuropsychologist and Head of Service with the North Wales Brain Injury Service, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board NHS Wales.
Dr Coetzer is a Senior Lecturer in Clinical Neuropsychology in the School of Psychology, Bangor University.
Dr Coetzer is on the Specialist Register of the British Psychological Society Division of Neuropsychology.
Dr Coetzer's clinical practice and research areas of interest include: Neuropsychological rehabilitation; neuropsychological assessment; psychotherapy approaches to brain injury rehabilitation; traumatic brain injury; OCD after brain injury; psychological adjustment after brain injury; social isolation and loneliness after brain injury; the development of neuro-rehabilitation services; the provision of neuropsychological services in under-resourced areas.
Dr Coetzer teaches in the following areas: Neuropsychological rehabilitation; neuropsychological assessment; bedside cognitive testing; mental status evaluation; diagnostic formulation; clinical case formulation; neuropathology; cognitive rehabilitation; psychotherapy approaches in neurological populations; general principles of clinical neuropsychology; functional neuroanatomy.
Supervision (clinical or research) provided to students and candidates enrolled on the following training programmes: MSc Principles in Clinical Neuropsychology; DClinPsy; PhD; QiCN (BPS).