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Richard J. Brown

Dr. Richard J Brown is Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology and Programme Director for the Clinical Psychology Doctorate at the University of Manchester. He is also Honorary Consultant Clinical Psychologist with Manchester Mental Health and Social Care NHS Trust, where he runs the Functional Neurological and Dissociative Disorders (FuNDD) Service. He has written numerous theoretical, empirical and clinical papers on “medically unexplained” symptoms, with a particular focus on the psychology of dissociation and functional neurological symptoms. He won the British Psychological Society May Davidson Award in 2012 for his work in this area.