H.Y.P.E. AND BLACKDOCTOR.ORG OFFER ONLINE EMOTIONAL WELLNESS CURRICULUM
Innovative Curriculum Provides Online Hip Hop Therapy Program to Youth
Chicago, IL/Atlanta, GA (October 1, 2014)– Nationally renowned Hip Hop Therapy curriculum H.Y.P.E. is expanding to an online platform through a partnership with BlackDoctor.org. H.Y.P.E.– Healing Young People thru Empowerment — integrates Hip Hop culture and psychological theories to educate and inspire youth, exposing them to conflict management, violence prevention, strategies for handling peer pressure, and other life skills.
In a pilot evaluation of H.Y.P.E. conducted by the University of Puerto Rico Center for Evaluation and Sociomedical Research (CIES) of the Graduate School of Public Health, participants strongly agreed that the H.Y.P.E. curriculum helped them to: