Ms Sonja Soeterik

Supervised by

  • Afsane Riazi First/primary/lead supervisor


Personal profile

Research Fellow Institute of Neuropalliative Rehabilitation


Supervised By:

Dr Afsane Riazi (Lead supervisor)
 Senior Lecturer Clinical, Health and Social Psychology, Department of Psychology
, Royal Holloway University of London

Dr Sal Connolly Honorary Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability


Research interests


My research interest is in prolonged disorders of consciousness (the Vegetative and Minimally Conscious states) and how best to support the families and the healthcare professionals of people with this condition after severe brain injuries.






Personal profile

Educational background

I am a Registered Practitioner Clinical Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council, UK and a Chartered Psychologist with the British Psychological Society  (Full Member of both the Division of Clinical Psychology and the Division of Neuropsychology).  I am an Associate Fellow with the British Psychological Society. I am also a Registered Applied Psychology Practice Supervisor with the Membership and Professional Training Board of the British Psychological Society. I am a Senior Associate Member of the Royal Society of Medicine




I have an Honorary Lectureship at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience (IoPPN) Kings College London and teach in the doctoral training programmes in Clinical Neuropsychology and Neuro-rehabilitation at several London Universities.

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