2022.08.18 – Emotional and Behavioral Changes Following Pediatric Brain Injury: An Overview (Live Webinar)

A Carolyn Rocchio Caregivers webinar featuring Dr. Danielle Ploetz, ABPP-CN. Airs live at 3 p.m. ET August 18, 2022. Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. ET August 17, 2022.


Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. ET August 17, 2022. If you purchase a registration, you will receive an email with attendance instructions before the webinar airs. Please make sure to whitelist @biausa.org to ensure you receive the instructions.

In this webinar, Dr. Danielle Ploetz, ABPP-CN, will discuss emotional and behavioral issues that can follow brain injury in childhood and adolescents. She will focus on outcomes and also discuss strategies for helping individuals and their caregivers manage these challenges.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe common emotional changes following brain injury.
  2. Discuss behavior changes following brain injury.
  3. List at least two strategies to help manage behavior following brain injury.

To receive 1 ACBIS CEU Credit, please select "Live Webinar, CBIS/T Rate (Includes 1 CEU)" from the drop-down menu.


Dr. Danielle Ploetz earned her Ph.D. at the University of South Alabama in a combined and integrated clinical/counseling psychology program. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the University of Florida Health Sciences Center with a focus in neuropsychology. Dr. Ploetz went on to complete a 2-year post-doctoral fellowship in pediatric neuropsychology at the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary, AB Canada.

Dr. Ploetz joined the Kennedy Krieger Institute in 2015. Currently, Dr. Ploetz is the neuropsychologist for the Specialized Transition Program (STP), the Kennedy Krieger Institute’s day rehabilitation hospital within the Fairmount Rehabilitation Programs. She also works in the interdisciplinary Concussion Clinic.


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