Geneva College

 

 

Elaine Hontz Hockenberger

Office Phone:  724-847-6683
ehockenb@geneva.edu

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Communication Disorders

Degrees Received

  • BS in Communication Disorders, 1978, Bloomsburg University
  • MS in Speech Pathology, 1979, Bloomsburg University           
  • PhD in Communication Disorders, 1996, University of Pittsburgh                      

Courses Taught

  • CDS 190 - Introduction to Communication Disorders
  • CDS 220 - Normal Language Acquisition
  • CDS 250 - Treatment Procedures in Communication Disorders
  • CDS 280 - Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech Mechanism
  • CDS 350 - Language Disorders in Children
  • CDS 360 - Articulation and Phonological Disorders in Children
  • CDS 450 - Clinical Practicum Experience

Presentations/Publications

  • American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association: San Francisco, CA: 1999. Seminar:  Emergent Literacy: From Lab to Real Life
  • Association for Behavior Analysis: Orlando, FL: 1998. Symposium:  Promoting Language, Social, and Adaptive Behavior in Young Children with Developmental Disabilities
  • Council for Exceptional Children: Division of Early Childhood, Chicago, IL: 1997 Preconference Workshop: Books!  What are they good for?  Facilitating Speech and Language Skills
  • American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association: Boston, MS: 1996. Seminar:  Effects of Commenting during Joint Book Reading

Current Projects

  • Researching Disabilities Studies

Awards & Distinctions Received

  • Appreciation Award, Geneva Theatre, 2004-2005
  • Recipient of Student Initiated Research Grant, U.S. Department of Education, 1994

Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.

  • American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association
  • Pennsylvania Speech, Language, and Hearing Association
  • Council for Exceptional Children

 

Point of Excellence

Among a recent sampling of chemistry graduates, 83% were able to work in an internship or research experience during college years, and 100% had employment in their field or were accepted into graduate school within three months of graduation.

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Upcoming Events
Dec06
The Genevans Christmas "Glad Tidings" Concert
1st Presbyterian Church, Beaver Falls 7:00 p.m.

ARTS & CULTURE
The Genevans welcomes Christmas season with “Glad Tidings!”
The ensemble will perform its annual Christmas concerts on Dec. 5 and 6.
CURRENT STUDENTS
Geneva vocalists perform well at Tri-State competition
Five music majors competed against peers from PA, OH and WV.
ARTS & CULTURE
Geneva Reading Series: Nostalgia
Literary and musical talent will be on display on Wed., Nov. 19 at 7 p.m.
ATHLETICS
Cornuet remembers brother with help from football
Reprinted with permission from the Beaver County Times.
ATHLETICS
Athletic Department adds three programs
Geneva’s list of varsity sports expands to include Men’s and Women’s Golf and Men’s Tennis.