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Virginia E. Giesow, M.A.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 671
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-5599

Research Bio

Ms. Giesow is the Program Director for the Crisis Intervention Program and has 28 years of experience working with individuals with severe behavior disorders and dual diagnosis. Ms. Giesow has also participated in research projects related to behavior disorders and has provided training in the areas of crisis program development and cross systems.

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 6 available »

1999
Davidson, PW; Houser, KD; Cain NN; Sloane-Reeves, J; Quijano, L; Matons, L; Giesow V; Ladrigan, PM. "Characteristics of older adults with intellectual disabilities referred for crisis intervention". Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. 1999; 43(1): 38-46.
1996 Nov
Davidson PW, Jacobson J, Cain NN, Palumbo D, Sloane-Reeves J, Quijano L, Van Heyningen J, Giesow V, Erhart J, Williams T. "Characteristics of children and adolescents with mental retardation and frequent outwardly directed aggressive behavior." American journal of mental retardation : AJMR. 1996 Nov; 101(3):244-55.
1996 Sep
Shoham-Vardi I, Davidson PW, Cain NN, Sloane-Reeves JE, Giesow VE, Quijano LE, Houser KD. "Factors predicting re-referral following crisis intervention for community-based persons with developmental disabilities and behavioral and psychiatric disorders." American journal of mental retardation : AJMR. 1996 Sep; 101(2):109-17.
1996
Davidson, PW; Houser, KD; Cain, NN; Sloane-Reeves, JE; Quijano, L; Matons, L; Giesow, V; Ladrigan, P. "Aging effects on severe behavior disorders in persons with mental retardation living in the community." Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. 1996; 43: 38-46.
1995 Feb
Davidson PW, Cain NN, Sloane-Reeves JE, Giesow VE, Quijano LE, Van Heyningen J, Shoham I. "Crisis intervention for community-based individuals with developmental disabilities and behavioral and psychiatric disorders." Mental retardation. 1995 Feb; 33(1):21-30.

Current Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Neurodevelopmental & Behavioral Pediatrics (SMD) - Primary

Education

MA | Speech/Language Pathology | SUNY Coll at Geneseo1981
BS | Audiology/Speech Pathol | SUNY Coll at Geneseo1979