Stephen Weatherhead

Lecturer in Research Methods, Division of Health Research, Lancaster University

Stephen is a chartered clinical psychologist specialising in brain injury, and family work. Stephen joined the course in April 2011. He qualified from the Lancaster DClinPsy course in 2008, and went on to work in NHS brain injury services. He currently works clinically in private practice specialising in brain injury. His primary focus in practice is family interventions, and assessments of mental capacity. His research focus reflects his clinical and academic background. Particular areas of interest include:
· Brain Injury
· Mental Capacity
· Neuropsychology
· Risk Assessment
· Culture & Religion
· Outcomes in Therapy
· Narrative Therapy
· Qualitative Methodologies (particularly Narrative Analysis)

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer in Research Methods, Division of Health Research, Lancaster University