Audrey N. Leviton, LCSW-C

Audrey Leviton
Audrey Leviton
Executive Director, PACT: Helping Children with Special Needs

Kennedy Krieger Institute
707 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205
Phone: (410) 298-7000
Email: leviton@kennedykrieger.org

Audrey Leviton is the executive director of PACT: Helping Children with Special Needs and co-director of the Child and Family Support Program at the Kennedy Krieger Institute. She is also an assistant vice president of the Kennedy Krieger Institute.


Biographical Sketch:

Audrey Leviton received her Bachelor's of Arts from George Washington University in 1973. She went on to receive her Master's Degree in social work from the University of Maryland School of Social Work in 1978. She came to Kennedy Krieger in 1983, after spending five years as a social worker for the Baltimore City Department of Social Services working in single parent services and family day care.

Leviton is currently an assistant vice president of Kennedy Krieger Institute and the executive director of PACT: Helping Children with Special Needs, an affiliate of the Kennedy Krieger Institute. PACT's mission is to promote the development of young children with special needs and their families through programs providing comprehensive assessments, early intervention services, family support services, parent education, counseling and specialized child care.

In addition, Leviton is also co-director of the Child and Family Support Program, a program that provides home-based occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech and social work services to children with developmental disabilities and their families. She also supervises the Family Support Services Department at Kennedy Krieger Institute. Leviton's areas of interest are early intervention and family centered care.

She is the current chairperson of the Private Providers Committee of the Baltimore Infants and Toddlers Program, as well as a past editor for the journal, Infants and Young Children. A current member of the Associated Jewish Charities Disability Taskforce, Leviton was awarded the 2001 William J. Hersey Award for exceptional commitment to children with disabilities.