Centers & Programs


PACT: Helping Children with Special Needs

PACT: Helping Children with Special Needs provides: the World of Care medical child care center for young children with complex medical needs, the Pre-K Classroom a free program for children ages 4 and 5 with special healthcare needs and the Therapeutic Nursery child care center and Early Head Start program for homeless infants and toddlers.

Pain and Chronic Health Impairments Program

The Pain and Chronic Health Impairments Program utilizes a collaborative interdisciplinary and evidence-based approach to address the needs of young people with persistent pain and/or chronic health conditions that limit their functional abilities in day-to-day life.

Patient Experience and Community Engagement

We value the importance of patient and family centered care, which is understanding and respecting each family’s unique needs and preference, partnering with them as a member of the care team and providing individualized care. We collaborate with community organizations, providers and patient groups...

Patient Relations

At Kennedy Krieger Institute, we are committed to providing person and family-centered care. We can only achieve our mission with the voices of the families we serve. Your feedback is important to us. In order to ensure an exceptional patient and family experience, we incorporate suggestions from...

Pediatric Developmental Disabilities Clinic

The Pediatric Developmental Disabilities Clinic provides a range of behavioral services for children and adolescents who are diagnosed with or suspected of having developmental delays and disorders.

Pediatric Feeding Disorders Program

The Pediatric Feeding Disorders Program treats the full spectrum of feeding disorders and works with children with behavior-related feeding issues. Services include an outpatient program, a day program and an inpatient program.

Pediatric Post-COVID-19 Rehabilitation Clinic

Kennedy Krieger Institute has created the Pediatric Post-COVID-19 Rehabilitation Clinic, for children and adolescents who have recovered from COVID-19 but need additional support to regain lost neurological and physical functioning as a result of the illness

Pediatric Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) Clinic

The Pediatric POTS Clinic is a collaborative program between Kennedy Krieger Institute and The Johns Hopkins Hospital that provides medical evaluations and the most recent treatment options designed to improve overall health and quality of life for those living with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome conditions.

Pediatric Psychology Consultation Program

The Pediatric Psychology VConsultation Program includes outpatient, interdisciplinary medical clinic, and inpatient consultation services. The program applies behavioral science knowledge and methods to the assessment and treatment of learning, behavioral and psychosocial challenges associated with diagnosis, treatment and adaptation to pediatric medical problems.

Project Search (See Post-Secondary Programs)

Meaningful Community Services at Kennedy Krieger Institute helps individuals with disabilities obtain and maintain meaningful employment and community engagement through a person-centered approach. Meaningful Community Services include, Project SEARCH, CORE Foundations and CORE Foundations Community...