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Music therapy at Tŷ Aberdafen

04 December 2018

Nordoff Robbins music therapist Lucie visits Tŷ Aberdafen each week to deliver music therapy sessions. Here she shares what the group sessions are like for the service users.

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Paul is connected and in control thanks to assistive technology

27 November 2018

Thanks to assistive technology, Paul is now able to be more connected to the world, accessing information online without support.

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West Heath House welcomes new Clinical Psychologist

23 November 2018

Dr Laura Clemens is a Clinical Psychologist, based at the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust’s service in Birmingham, West Heath House. Laura gives some insight into what a Clinical Psychologist does, and what it's like to work for the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT).

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Service users 'Get Loud' in music therapy

23 November 2018

Recently, the service users at Tŷ Aberdafen helped to celebrate Nordoff Robbins’ Get Loud event, by getting creative with handmade instruments at the weekly music therapy session.

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Q&A with Nordoff Robbins Music Therapist, Luke Wilson

23 November 2018

Luke is a music therapist for Nordoff Robbins and hosts weekly sessions at BIRT services Daniel Yorath House and York House. Here, he shares his experiences of music therapy and working in neuro-rehab settings.

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BIRT meets with MPs to discuss brain injury in prisons

22 November 2018

On 21st November Dr Ivan Pitman, Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist at Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service, Redford Court, met with MPs and representatives from the UK Acquired Brain Injury Forum (UKABIF) and the University of Sheffield to discuss brain injury in the criminal justice system.

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York House seminar a success

20 November 2018

Health and social care professionals gathered in York on Friday 16 November for York House’s BIRT seminar, “A square peg in a round hole” – Exploring neuropsychiatry in a neurobehavioural setting.

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BIRT attends meeting with Minister for the Cabinet Office

20 November 2018

Clinical Neuropsychologist at BIRT, Dr Ivan Pitman, joined other professionals of the field in a meeting with the Minister for the Cabinet Office to discuss next steps for the recently launched parliamentary report on acquired brain injury.

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BIRT Clinical Psychologist appointed Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Hull

14 November 2018

Dr Dane Rowley, Clinical Psychologist at the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service, Daniel Yorath House in Leeds, has been made Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Hull.

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Professionals gather for BIRT seminar in Glasgow

08 November 2018

Glasgow’s BIRT seminar presented by Graham Anderson House on 7th November delivers impactful presentations to 100 professionals in the field of brain injury rehabilitation.

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