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Virginia E. Giesow, M.A.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-5599

Biography

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.

Research

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.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Education

1979
BS | SUNY Coll at Geneseo
Audiology/Speech Pathol

1981
MA | SUNY Coll at Geneseo
Speech/Language Pathology

Publications

Journal Articles

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.

11/1996
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 0; 101(3):244-55.

9/1996
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 0; 101(2):109-17.

Books & Chapters

1997
Chapter Title: Severe Behavioral and Psychiatric Disorders in the Aging: Preliminary Findings of Social Integration
Book Title: Psychische Storungen bei erwachsenen and alteren Personen mit geistiger Behinder
Author List: Davidson PW; Houser KD; Ladrigan P; Cain NN; Sloane-Reeves J; Quijano L; Matons L; Giesow V; Henderson CM
Edited By: G. Weber
Published By: Verlag Hans Huber1997 in Bern, Switzerland

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