Huw Williams

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UK

 

Biography

Huw Williams is an Associate Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology and Co-Director of the Centre for Clinical Neuropsychology Research (CCNR) at Exeter University. He has a PhD and a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Wales, Bangor. He was on the founding staff team of the Oliver Zangwill Centre (OZC) for Neuropsychological Rehabilitation in Ely and Visiting Scientist at the Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit in Cambridge. Current projects include: tracking effects TBI and Stress Disorders (in A&E, Military and refugee groups), Computerised Neurocognitive testing of MTBI, DTI/VBM neuroimaging of elite concussed rugby players; affect processing in young offenders; improving access to interventions for young and vulnerable offenders to psychological support. He is the past Chair of the Division of Neuropsychology of the British Psychological Society, and is currently vice Chair of the DON Policy Group and Chair of the BPS working group on Neurodisability and Offending Behaviour. He established, with Child Brain Injury Trust (CBIT) and Lord Ramsbotham, the Criminal Justice and Acquired Brain Injury Group (CJAABIG). He has had advisory roles with various organisations, including England RFU (2014).

 

Conference Presentations

Neurodisability & Social Exclusion: A Need, and a Way, to Reduce Risk of Detention and Displacement of Young People with Brain Disorders

Crime and Traumatic Brain Injury: Causal Links and Interventions

4th Pink Concussions Summit: Brain injury in Girls and Young Women Under the Age of 25

 

 

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