Dr. Jonathan Impellizzeri, PhD, LPC, ACS, DCC
Co-Clinical DirectorDr. Jonathan Impellizzeri, PhD, LPC, NCC, ACS, DCC Dr. Impellizzeri also known as “Dr. J.” graduated from Lee University in 2004 with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Theology. After completing a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from Duquesne University in 2007, he earned a Doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from Regent University in 2013. In addition, to being a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Pennsylvania, and a National Board Certified Counselor (NCC), he is also a PREPARE/ENRICH certified counselor. As an Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) through the Center for Credentialing and Education, he provides supervision, training, and consultation for Cognitive Behavior Institute and has extensive counseling experience in community based, outpatient, and group private practice settings. Dr. Impellizzeri has also received specialized training as a Distance Credentialed Counselor (DCC) which has equipped him to provide high quality distance counseling services to clients and supervisees who are unable to utilize traditional face to face counseling or clinical supervision services. Dr. J has also earned his certification in the Gottman method for marital and couple’s therapy. Dr. J joins only one other person in the state of Pennsylvania with this distinction, truly making this a noteworthy accomplishment. Dr. J’s certification further supports the vision for the Center of Marriage and Family at Cognitive Behavior Institute. Dr. J has a sincere passion to provide high-quality relational centered therapy and recognizes the unique challenges of couples and families. The Center of Marriage and Family offers an alternative to the dominate treatment methodology by partnering and engaging the entire family to establish curative relationships and a healthier sense of wellbeing. In the future, Dr. J is hoping to incorporate more workshops, trainings, and psychoeducation for both clinicians and families. Dr. Impellizzeri is also a full-time professor at Geneva College in their Master of Arts Counseling Program teaching a variety of courses including Faith-Based Counseling, Marriage and Family Counseling, Professional Ethics, and Multicultural Counseling. Dr. Impellizzeri specializes in pre-marital counseling, marital enrichment, high conflict couples, marital adjustment, family conflict, grief/loss, co-parenting, drug and alcohol, trauma, faith conflicts, depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, life transitions, and acculturation stress.