Doc Wayne Welcomes Three New Board Members

BOSTON (October 28, 2020) – Doc Wayne Youth Services (“Doc Wayne”), a Boston nonprofit that fuses sport and therapy to heal and strengthen at-risk youth, is pleased to announce that Dr. Sadé Callwood, Katherine Grover and Dushawne “Doc” Simpson have recently joined its Board. Their appointments further enhance the Board’s experience, diversity and skills, and bring the … Continued

Doc Wayne Launches ‘The Champions Network’ Training Portal in Response to Requests for Innovative Sport-Based Mental Health Therapies

As mental health concerns mount, trauma-informed curriculum enables community leaders such as teachers and clinicians worldwide to harness the power of sport to improve mental health  BOSTON (October 6, 2020) – Doc Wayne Youth Services (“Doc Wayne”), a Boston nonprofit that fuses sport and therapy to heal and strengthen at-risk youth, is pleased to announce … Continued

Doc Wayne Receives $381,000 Grant from The Charles Hayden Foundation to Expand Mental Health Services for More At-Risk Youth

As pandemic persists, funds will support intensifying need for mental health services for children BOSTON (August 19, 2020) – Doc Wayne Youth Services (“Doc Wayne”), is a Boston nonprofit that fuses sport and therapy to heal and strengthen at-risk youth, today announced it has received a $381,000 grant from The Charles Hayden Foundation in New … Continued

Doc Wayne Empowers Youth to Form Healthy and Trusting Relationships with Peers and Adults

BOSTON, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Doc Wayne, a non-profit that is using sports-based group therapy to help at-risk youth overcome traumatic events and emotional challenges, while learning important life skills, today announced the results of its evaluation conducted with The PEAR Institute, analyzing the Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) impact of its program in schools. The results showed that Doc Wayne helps … Continued