Mariette Danilo received a Ph.D., M.Phil., and M.A. in Psychology from Columbia University. Her undergraduate work and B.A. in Psychology was completed at SUNY at Stony Brook. As an academic she taught graduate courses in psychology and education.
As a researcher in the Institute for Health Behavior Research at the Cornell University Medical College-New York Hospital Center, she conducted research that provided the basis for substance abuse prevention programs. She has lectured extensively on topics in Wellness, Health Psychology and risk taking behavior. Mariette’s work has focused on the cognitive, emotional, and psychosocial variables involved in the development and prediction of risk taking and health compromising behaviors.
Dr. Mariette Danilo currently serves as the Director of Education for the Saint John Vianney Center. Mariette designs educational experiences and oversees the program implementation process for the Consultation, Education and Outreach Department.
Dr. Danilo has extensive experience in program development, and incorporates evidence-based knowledge into easy practical programs that can transform lives, organizations, and whole communities.