Dr Richard Irwin

The Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Clinical Programme Lead for the Neuro-behavioural Unit (NRU) and the lead for Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards at the RHN.


Dr Irwin has worked as a Clinical Psychologist within other specialist neuro-rehabilitation settings, including a transitional rehabilitation service and a Level 1 rehabilitation service.

Dr Irwin has a Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology and a Masters in Sports Psychology. He lectures on Traumatic Brain Injury and on Challenging Behaviour at University for individuals undertaking a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology.