Doc Wayne Youth Services Welcomes Two New Board Members

Boston nonprofit continues to grow in response to ongoing youth mental health crisis  BOSTON (August 3, 2022) – Doc Wayne Youth Services (“Doc Wayne”), a Boston-based nonprofit whose sport-based therapy improves mental health, recently welcomed Alisha Greenberg and Frank F. Coulom III to its Board of Directors, bringing its membership to 14. Doc Wayne fuses sport and therapy to heal … Continued

Dr. Ramona Cox Joins Doc Wayne to Lead Training and Professional Credentialing Programs for its Sport-Based Mental Health Therapies

The former athletic director, researcher and semi-pro football player will direct the Champions Network™ as its global expansion continues, training organizations and individuals in over 25 countries, a number of them in conflict zones BOSTON (October 27, 2021) – Doc Wayne Youth Services, Inc. (“Doc Wayne”), a Boston nonprofit whose sport-infused therapies improve mental health, … Continued

Doc Wayne Receives Honorable Mention in the Wellness Category of Fast Company’s 2022 World Changing Ideas Awards

Exponential growth of Champions Network™ training in trauma-informed and sport-based therapies is helping address the youth mental health crisis. BOSTON, MA [May 3, 2022] — The winners of Fast Company’s 2022 World Changing Ideas Awards were announced today, honoring clean technology, innovative corporate initiatives, brave new designs for cities and buildings, and other creative works … Continued

ESPN, Doc Wayne and The Village Team Up to Expand Mental Health Services for Youth

ESPN, Doc Wayne and The Village Team Up to Expand Mental Health Services for Youth   Trauma-informed and sport-infused therapy training enables additional programs and services to address the ongoing mental health crisis    BOSTON, MA and HARTFORD, CT (November 16, 2021) – Doc Wayne Youth Services (“Doc Wayne”) —  a Boston nonprofit whose sport-infused therapies … Continued

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