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

Through the Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh, Geneva offers the 3&3 Program enabling students to complete a B.S. and a M.Div. in only six years.

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Upcoming Events
SERVICE
Service opportunities in Beaver Falls
Students can work with Tiger Pause and the Dare2XL programs.
CURRENT STUDENTS
Branches on campus
The Christian indie/folk band is kicking off the Three Past Three program on October 23.
COMMUNITY
Living in Color: Steppin’ Up—Moving from Theory to Action
The conference, which focuses on getting involved in multicultural issues, will be held Nov. 7-8.
GRADUATE PROGRAMS
MBA program to host Open House
An information session that includes a complementary dinner will be held at the Cranberry Regional Learning Alliance on Tue., Oct. 28.
VISIT EVENTS
Business Day is November 8
Activities for those interested in business majors include simulations and networking with current students, faculty and local business leaders.