The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) is delighted to welcome Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist, Dr Sirous Mobini, to the Trust’s Clinical Executive team.
Dr Mobini joined BIRT in April 2017 as a Consultant Clinical Psychologist at Thomas Edward Mitton House, Milton Keynes. Dr Mobini completed his PhD at the University of Nottingham investigating the roles of the ascending monoaminergic pathways and the orbitofrontal cortex in impulse control using behavioural analysis methods.
He completed his MSc degree in Cognitive-Behaviour therapy and a PG Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. He is an accredited CBT therapist with BABCP. Following his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, he also completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology at University of Glasgow.
As a clinician, Dr Mobini has worked in mental health and neurorehabilitation services in the NHS, Livability, and St Andrew’s Healthcare. As a post doctorate research fellow, he has worked at Sussex and Birmingham universities and as a clinical lecturer and senior clinical lecturer at the University of East Anglia, University of Newcastle (Australia) and University College London.
Dr Mobini has published his research in a number of peer reviewed journals. His research interests include neuropsychological rehabilitation for people with brain injury and developing psychological therapies for people with impulse control issues.