Effective Black Parenting Program (EBPP)
About This Program
The information in this program outline is provided by the program representative and edited by the CEBC staff. Effective Black Parenting Program (EBPP) has been rated by the CEBC in the area of: Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (Secondary).
EBPP is a parenting skill-building program created specifically for parents of African American children. It was originally designed as a 15-session program to be used with small groups of parents. Recently, a one-day seminar version of the program for large numbers of parents has been created. Since the late 1980s, EBPP has been disseminated via instructor training workshops conducted nationwide. These workshops provided training for over 3,500 professionals from 40 states.
Goals of Effective Black Parenting Program (EBPP):
Please check in the Brief Description section above for the program's goals. If they are not there, the program's representative has not provided these since we began requesting them in Fall 2010.
Target Population: African-American families at risk for child maltreatment.
For parents/caregivers of children ages: 2 – 12
Date Research Evidence Last Reviewed by CEBC: June 2012
Date Program Originally Loaded onto CEBC: December 2007
Date Program Content Last Reviewed by Program Staff: December 2007