Speaker Bio

Makenzie Danis

Makenzie Danis

Disabilities and Sex Education: How can we do better?
Makenzie Danis is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst dedicated to making behavioral solutions streamlined and effective. Makenzie holds degrees in psychology, child development, and graduate degrees in special education and ABA. She has worked in the public school system for over 7 years ensuring students have effective behavior support plans and now works as a Senior BCBA for an ABA Clinic in Nashville, TN.Makenzie Danis is also pursuing a specialty in sex education through the American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists. She knows there are gaps in this area of education nationwide and is dedicated to working with families in order to target behaviors that come up around sexual health with young adults with Autism. Makenzie is also trained in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Above all, she believes whole heartily that behaviors have solutions-and the path to get there can be incredibly rewarding.

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