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  • Impellizzeri, J. “A phenomenological study of supervisee experiences of Christian integrative supervision”, Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation, Regent University, January, 2013.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

Geneva has a larger percentage of senior faculty than most U.S. colleges, with 45% being full professors compared to the national average of 25%.
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