Geneva College



Jonathan Impellizzeri

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Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Graduate Counseling
  • Director of the Marriage and Family Therapy track

Degrees Received

  • Ph.D., 2013, Regent University, Counselor Education and Supervision
  • M.S.Ed., 2007, Duquesne University, Marriage and Family Therapy
  • B.A., 2004, Lee University, Psychology and Theology

Courses Taught

  • CNS 510 – Foundations for Faith Based Counseling
  • CNS 534 – Social and Cultural Foundations of Counseling
  • CNS 537 – Professional Issues and Ethics in Marriage and Family Therapy
  • CNS 577 – Family Counseling/Therapy
  • CNS 581 – Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy Practicum
  • CNS 582 – Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy Internship

Work Experience

Assistant Professor of Psychology, Counseling, and Human Services and Program Director of the Marriage and Family Therapy Track. Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA. (full-time position) 2012 – present.

Marriage and Family Counselor, Christian Counseling Associates. 709 Thompson Park Drive, Cranberry Township, PA 16066, 2012 – present.

Clinical Supervisor, Wesley Spectrum Services, (full-time position). 221 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15221, 2010-2012.

Family Based Mental Health Therapist, Wesley Spectrum Services, (full-time position), 221 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15221, 2007-2011.


  • Impellizzeri, J. Conflict and confrontation: Moving beyond a formula. Presented at Grove City College, Grove City, PA, April 9, 2013.
  • Impellizzeri, J. “A phenomenological study of supervisee experiences of Christian integrative supervision”, Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation, Regent University, January, 2013.
  • Impellizzeri, J. Family systems theory: A Christian appraisal and a Trinitarian reflection. Presented at Geneva College in Dr. Rice’s Social Psychology Class, Beaver Falls, PA, April 6, 2012.
  • Impellizzeri, J. A window into monastic life. Presented at Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA, June 17, 2009.
  • Impellizzeri, J. Interfacing Christian theology and professional counseling. Presented at St. Vincent College in Gail Haig’s Issues in Marriage and Family Therapy, Latrobe, PA, June, 2006.
  • Impellizzeri, J. Salvador Minuchin and Structural family therapy. Presented at Anchorpoint Counseling Ministries, Ross Township, PA, May 10, 2006.

Professional License and Certifications

  • Nationally Certified Counselor, Certification Number: 221089.
  • Licensed Professional Counselor, License Number: PC006326.
  • PREPARE/ENRICH Certification

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

  • American Counseling Association
  • Christian Association of Psychological Studies
  • Member of City Reformed Presbyterian Church
  • Pennsylvania Counseling Association


Point of Excellence

The Department of Engineering has had 100% job placement for graduates in the past 10 years.

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Upcoming Events
Theatre production: Comic Relief
Bagpiper Theater 8:00 p.m.


2014 One Acts –“Comic Relief”
The collection of five student-driven plays runs from April 24-26.
“How Then Shall We Sing? An evening of Psalms” at the College Hill RP Church
New Song and The Grace Notes will perform Psalms in a variety of styles on Wed., Apr. 30 at 7 p.m.
Representatives will be in Cranberry on April 29
Information about a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, which are offered through seven institutions including Geneva, will be presented.
Advance your degree through May@Geneva
Running May 12 through June 6, May term offers key courses as well as electives and travel options.
Geneva to host National Day of Prayer breakfast
Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to campus for prayer and breakfast on Thu., May 1 at 7:30 a.m.