Head Injury Symptoms

a Guide to Recovering from Mild Head Injury, Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury


About Us


This website was developed by a team of clinicians and researchers from the Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Department of Rehabiltation Medicine, NHS Lothian, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, UK in collaboration with the Interdisciplinary Center Psychopathology and Emotion regulation, University Medical Center Groningen, the Netherlands.


We aim to promote knowledge and understanding of mild head injuries and provide practical tips and tools for recovery. The website is free and nonprofit.


Our team

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Dr. Alan Carson        

Consultant Neuropsychiatrist, Honorary Senior Lecturer, Clinical Director Scottish Acquired Brain Injury Network and Clinical Lead Scottish Neurobehavioural Rehabilitation Service in Edinburgh, UK.

Dr. Jon Stone

Consultant Neurologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Edinburgh, UK, specialized in Functional Neurological Symptoms, author of www.neurosymptoms.org.

Dr. Killian Welch

Specialty Registrar Psychiatry and Visiting Research Fellow from Groningen, the Netherlands.

Specialty Registrar Neuropsychiatry and Research Fellow in Edinburgh, UK.

Consultant Neuropsychiatrist and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Edinburgh, UK with a special interest in brain injury rehabilitation and substance misuse.

Specialty Registrar Neurology in Edinburgh, UK.

Dr. Louise Davidson

Anne van Gils

Laura McWhirter

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