Faculty Scholarship: Dr. Jennifer Wood Kanupka

Dr. Kanupka

 

Jennifer Wood
Kanupka

Assistant Professor of Education


B.S., Lebanon Valley College
M.A., The Pennsylvania
State University
Ed.D., Immaculata University

Jennifer Wood Kanupka teaches courses in special education. Her research interests include: transition services for students with mild to moderate intellectual disabilities and promoting positive and healthy behaviors in students with autism.

Dr. Kanupka's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2016 Celebration

Kanupka, J. W., Oriel, K., & George, C. L. (2015, April 8-11). How an exercise program for girls with orthopedic

impairments impacts their self-concept. Poster Presented at the Council for Exceptional Children International

Convention and Expo, San Diego, Calif.

Kanupka, J. W., Oriel, K., & George, C. L. (2015, April 8-11). The impact of an aquatic exercise program on behavior in

children with autism spectrum disorder. Poster Presented at the Council for Exceptional Children International

Convention and Expo, San Diego, Calif. 

George, C. L. & Kanupka, J. W.  (2015, November 4-7). Improving pre-service teachers' perspectives on fathers'

involvement in raising a child with disabilities. Paper Presented at the Teacher Education Division of Council for

Exceptional Children (TED-CED), Tempe, Ariz.

Kanupka, J. W., George, C. L., Upton, J., Hostetter, C., & Horrocks, N. (2014, November 5-8). Fathers' perceptions of their

children with disabilities. Poster Presented at the Teacher Education Division of Council for Exceptional Children

(TED-CEC), Indianapolis, Ind.

Oriel, K. N., Kanupka, J. W., DeLong, K. S., & Noel, K. (2014). The impact of aquatic exercise on sleep behaviors in

children with autism spectrum disorder: A pilot study. Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, 1-8.

doi:10.1177/108835761455912

Oriel, K. N., Kanupka, J. W., George, C. L., Himmelberger, B., Janke, B., & Repoley, M. (in press). The impact of

participation in a structured aquatic exercise program on parents' perceptions of behavior in children with autism

spectrum disorder. Journal of Aquatic Physical Therapy.

Dr. Kanupka's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2013 Celebration

Kanupka, J. W. (2012). Stakeholders' perceptions of community-based apartment living programs as compared to school-based life skills programs for students with intellectual disabilities. Immaculata University.