Services at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center
Our services and programs extended to people with disabilities, families, and the community, as well as researchers who study human development and disabilities at Vanderbilt University. We incorporate an interdisciplinary, multi-faceted approach to bringing positive change to the community by including research and training elements in our services
Disability-specific programs associated with the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center and other organizations at Vanderbilt provide a broad range of treatment, research, technical assistance, education, and outreach services.
Includes outreach programs for educators
By taking part in research, you are helping to advance knowledge of development and disabilities and, for some studies, families may receive services that are of direct benefit. This page provides ways for you to learn about research opportunities.
Many of the programs in the sections above are projects of the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
The Center’s research cores, provided within the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center, support cutting-edge research, promote interdisciplinary collaboration, and help attract new investigators to the field.