Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Crisis Intervention Program

What is a Crisis Situation?

Eligibility is determined using the New York State Office of People With Developmental Disabilities (NYS OPWDD) definitions:

Crisis situations can involve:

Behavior, including aggresion; self-injury; bolting/running away; and serious property destruction.

Crisis situations can also involve behavior that puts a person at risk of losing education or in-home services.(i.e. school, daycare, ability to participate in community activities such as respite or community habilitation.


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Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Golisano Children’s Hospital
Box 671
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642

Phone: (585) 275-5599
Fax: (585) 275-3366

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

For emergencies, call
(585) 275-5599, response is immediate during office hours or you will be directed to contact the UR page office and a team member will call you back within 15 minutes if outside of office hours.