Research articles published by the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust's (BIRT) Clinical Executive.

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Ramos, S. D. S., Oddy, M., Haye, L., Goodson, A. (2017) Preliminary investigation of the reliability and validity of the BIRT Independent Living Scale. Disability and Rehabilitation,1-7.


Cattran, C., Oddy, M., Ramos, S. D. S., Goodson, A., & Wood, R. (2016). The development of a measure of social cognition following acquired brain injury. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 1–16

Copstick, S., Ramos, S. D. S., & Addicott, C. (2016). Associations between outcome of brain injury, self-awareness and risk: The development of the Brain Injury Needs Indicator (BINI). Brain Injury, 30, 598


Basagni, B., Navarrete, E., Bertoni, D., Cattran, C., Mapelli, D., Oddy, M., & De Tanti, A. (2015). The Italian version of the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) personality questionnaires: five new measures of personality change after acquired brain injury. Neurological Sciences, 36(10), 1793–1798

Gardani, M., Morfiri, E., Thomson, A., O’Neill, B., & McMillan, T. M. (2015). Evaluation of sleep disorders in patients with severe traumatic brain injury during rehabilitation. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 96(9), 1691–1697

Gardani, M., Morfiri, E., Thomson, A., O’Neill, B., & McMillan, T. M. (2015). The authors respond. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 96(9), 1742–1743

James, A. I. W., Böhnke, J. R., Young, A. W., & Lewis, G. J. (2015). Modelling verbal aggression, physical aggression and inappropriate sexual behaviour after acquired brain injury.Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 282(1811)

Lyons, Z., Barak, O, Caleb-Solly, P., Harris, N, O’Neill, B., Ramos, S. D. S., & Watts, L. (2015). Establishing Design Requirements for a Virtual Therapy Aid for Executive Dysfunction. In The 2015 International Conference on Brain Informatics and Health. London.


Andrewes, H. E., Walker, V., & O’Neill, B. (2014). Exploring the use of positive psychology interventions in brain injury survivors with challenging behaviour. Brain Injury, 28(7), 965–971.

Best, C. O’Neill, B., & Gillespie, A. (2014). Assistive technology for cognition. In Handbook of Research on ICTs for Human-Centered Healthcare and Social Care Services (pp. 112–129). IGI Global

Best, C. O’Neill, B., & Gillespie, A. (2014). Assistive technology for cognition. In Y. Naik, G. & Guo (Ed.), Emerging Theory and Practice in Neuroprosthetics (pp. 215–236). IGI Global

Cole, S. N., Fotopoulou, A., Oddy, M., & Moulin, C. J. A. (2014). Implausible future events in a confabulating patient with an anterior communicating artery aneurysm. Neurocase, 20(2), 208–224

O’Neill, B., & Findlay, G. (2014). Single case methodology in neurobehavioural rehabilitation: preliminary findings on biofeedback in the treatment of challenging behaviour. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 24(3–4), 365–381

O’Neill, B., Gardani, M., Findlay, G., Whyte, T., & Cullen, T. (2014). Challenging behaviour and sleep cycle disorder following brain injury: a preliminary response to agomelatine treatment. Brain Injury, 28(3), 378–381


Barak, O., Vakil, E., & Levy, D. A. (2013). Environmental context effects on episodic memory are dependent on retrieval mode and modulated by neuropsychological status. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology (2006), 66(10), 2008–2022

Herbert, C. (2013). Mental Capacity. In J. E. Goldstein, L. H., & McNeil (Ed.), Clinical Neuropsychology: A Practical Guide to Assessment and Management for Clinicians (Second Edition, pp. 483–503). Wiley-Blackwell

James, A. I. W., & Young, A. W. (2013). Clinical correlates of verbal aggression, physical aggression and inappropriate sexual behaviour after brain injury. Brain Injury, 27(10), 1162–72.

Oddy, M., & Ramos, S. D. S. (2013). The clinical and cost-benefits of investing in neurobehavioural rehabilitation: A multi-centre study. Brain Injury, 27(13–14), 1500–1507

Oddy, M., & Ramos, S.D. S. (2013). Cost effective ways of facilitating home based rehabilitation and support. NeuroRehabilitation, 32(4), 781–790

Oddy, M. Ramos, S. D. S., & Harris, N. (2013). Using smart home technology in brain injury rehabilitation: The road towards service development. In G. J. Encarnação, P., Azevedo, L., & Gelderblom (Ed.), Assistive Technology: From Research to Practice (pp. 65–70). IOS Press

O’Neill, B., Best, C., Gillespie, A., & O’Neill, L. (2013). Automated prompting technologies in rehabilitation and at home. Social Care and Neurodisability, 4(1), 17–28


Gillespie, A., Best, C., & O’Neill, B. (2012). Cognitive function and assistive technology for cognition: A systematic review. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society: JINS, 18(1), 1–19


Cattran, C. J., Oddy, M., Wood, R. L., & Moir, J. F. (2011). Post-injury personality in the prediction of outcome following severe acquired brain injury. Brain Injury, 25(11), 1035–1046

Cattran, C., Oddy, M., & Wood, R. (2011). The development of a measure of emotional regulation following acquired brain injury. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 33(6), 672–679

McDonald, A., Haslam, C., Yates, P., Gurr, B., Leeder, G., & Sayers, A. (2011). Google calendar: a new memory aid to compensate for prospective memory deficits following acquired brain injury. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 21(6), 784–807


Cooper-Evans, S., Alderman, N., Knight, C., & Oddy, M. (2008). Self-esteem as a predictor of psychological distress after severe acquired brain injury: An exploratory study. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 18(5–6), 607–626

Oddy, M., Cattran, C., & Wood, R. (2008). The development of a measure of motivational changes following acquired brain injury. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 30(5), 568–575

Oddy, M., & Herbert, C. (2008). The family and executive disorders. In Rehabilitation of Executive Disorders (pp. 327–340). Oxford University Press

Oddy, M., Herbert, C., Bradley, V., Anderson, S., Rossell, M., McCrimmon, S., & Stapleton, S. (2008). Compromising test materials. The Psychologist, 813

Oddy, M., Worthington, A., & Francis, E. (2008). Motivational disorders following brain injury. In Rehabilitation of Executive Disorders (pp. 37–56). Oxford University Press


Parish, L., & Oddy, M. (2007). Efficacy of rehabilitation for functional skills more than 10 years after extremely severe brain injury. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 17(2), 230–243

Sledz, M., Oddy, M., & Beaumont, J. G. (2007). Psychological adjustment to locked-in syndrome. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, 78(12), 1407–1408


McCrimmon, S., & Oddy, M. (2006). Return to work following moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury. Brain Injury, 20(10), 1037–46

Worthington, A. D., Matthews, S., Melia, Y., & Oddy, M. (2006). Cost-benefits associated with social outcome from neurobehavioural rehabilitation. Brain Injury, 20(9), 947–957

1999 - 2005

Herbert, C. (2005). Planning, delivering and evaluating services. In Clinical Neuropsychology (pp. 367–383). Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd

Holliday, R., Hamilton, S., Luthra, A., Oddy, M., & Weekes, B. S. (2005). Text comprehension after traumatic brain injury: Missing the gist? Brain and Language, 95(1), 74–75

Oddy, M., & Cogan, J. (2004). Coping with severe memory impairment. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 14(5), 481–494

Oddy, M., & Herbert, C. (2003). Intervention with families following brain injury: Evidence-based practice. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 13(1–2), 259–273

Oddy, M. (2001). The use of psychological testing for treatment planning and outcomes assessment. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 178(1), 93–94

Oddy, M. (2001). Sexual relationships following brain injury. Sexual & Relationship Therapy, 16(3), 247–259

Oddy, M. (2000). Taking the lead at rehabilitation centres. The Psychologist; Special Issue: Clinical Neuropsychology in Practice, 13(1), 21–23.

Gosling, J., & Oddy, M. (1999). Rearranged marriages: Marital relationships after head injury. Brain Injury, 13(10), 785–96