Dr Tom Burke


Dr Tom Burke BSc., M.Psych.Sc., P.Grad.Dip., PhD., D.Clin.Psych., C.Clin.Psychol.PsSI., AFPsSI 
Chartered Senior Clinical Psychologist | Associate Professor


Dr Tom Burke received his first PhD in Neuropsychology from Trinity College Dublin in 2016, after completing his BSc and MPsychSc in Psychology. He then completed his Clinical Psychology doctoral training at University College Dublin in 2019, where he currently holds an Adjunct Associate Professorship. Following this, Tom then specialised further in Clinical Neuropsychology at the University of Glasgow. Tom was awarded the PSI Division of Neuropsychology’s Deirdre McMackin Memorial Medal for his research in neurodegenerative conditions; and for his Clinical PhD was awarded UCD’s Clinical Psychology Excellence Medal.

Dr Burke is currently a Senior Clinical Neuropsychologist at University Hospital Galway, and Lecturer at the University of Galway. Dr Burke currently provides clinical, cognitive, and neuropsychological assessments for both children and adults, which include: Autism, Developmental Delay (Intellectual Disability), Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia), and cognitive/neuropsychological assessments with GP/Consultant referral (query Dementia).

Professional Bodies

Dr Burke is an Associate Fellow and chartered member of the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI) Division of Clinical Psychology. He is an associate member of the British Neuropsychological Society (BNS), and a member of the International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD). Reports are accepted by the Department of Education for exemptions, educational considerations, and diagnoses of Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia) and Intellectual Disability.  

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