Dr Rudi Coetzer

Clinical Academic, Medicine, Health and Life Science - Faculty

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792


Rudi Coetzer, Clinical Director, The Disabilities Trust / Honorary Professor, School of Human & Behavioural Sciences, Bangor University, qualified with distinction as a Clinical Psychologist during 1987. Rudi has worked as a front line clinician for most of his career in various hospital and university settings, including for more than 20 years as a Consultant Neuropsychologist in the NHS. His clinical and academic interests are in the broad area of neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation of adults with various forms of acquired brain injury. His other professional interests include clinical leadership, strategy, service development, supervision, and mentoring of colleagues. Rudi is on the Specialist Register of the Division of Neuropsychology, British Psychological Society, and is registered as a Clinical Psychologist with the Health & Care Professionals Council (UK).

Areas Of Expertise

  • Neuropsychological rehabilitation
  • Neuropsychological assessment
  • Bedside cognitive testing
  • Diagnostic formulation
  • Psychological therapy
  • Service development
  • Clinical leadership
  • Supervision and mentoring

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

Clinical neuropsychology, including rehabilitation, neuroanatomy, neuropathology, assessment, case formulation, problem-based learning, and psychological therapy.

Research Award Highlights