Tyson, E. H. (1998, October). Hip hop therapy: An innovative therapeutic synergy between biblio-therapy and music therapy in group work with at-risk and delinquent youth. In T. Berman-Rossi (Chair), Strengthening resiliency through group work. Paper presented at the 20th Annual Symposium for the Association for the Advancement of Social Work with Groups, Miami, Florida.
Tyson, E. H. (2002). Hip hop therapy: An exploratory study of a rap music intervention in group therapy with at-risk and delinquent youth. Journal of Poetry Therapy, 15, 131–144. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1019795911358
Tyson, E. H. (2003a). A content analysis of empirical studies published on rap music over the past 15 years: What questions are we asking? Paper presented to the National association of black social workers, Jacksonville, Florida, April, 2003.
Tyson, E. H. (2003b). Rap music in social work practice with African American and Latino youth: A conceptual model with practical applications. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 8, 1–21. https://doi.org/10.1300/J137v08n04_01
Tyson, E. H. (2004). Ethnic differences in using behavior rating scales in child mental health assessment: A conceptual and psychometric critique. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 34(3), 1167–1201. https://doi.org/10.1023/B:CHUD.0000014996.26276.a5
Tyson, E. H., & Baffour, T. D. (2004). Arts-based strengths: a solution-focused intervention with adolescents in an acute-care psychiatric setting. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 31(4), 213-227. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aip.2004.06.004
Tyson, E. H., & Glisson, C. (2005). A cross-ethnic validity study of the Shortform Assessment for Children (SAC). Research on Social Work Practice, 15(2), 97–109. https://doi.org/10.1177/1049731504270383
Teasley, M. L., Baffour, T. D., & Tyson, E. H (2005). Perceptions of cultural competence among urban school social workers: Does experience make a difference?. Children & Schools (27)4, 227-237. https://doi.org/10.1093/cs/27.4.227
Tyson, E. H. (2005). The Rap-music Attitude and Perception (RAP) scale: Scale development and preliminary analyses of psychometric properties. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 11(3/4), 59–82. https://doi.org/10.1300/J137v11n03_04
Tyson, E. H. (2006). The Rap-music Attitude and Perception scale: A validation study. Research on Social Work Practice, 16, 211–223. https://doi.org/10.1177/1049731505281447
Kobin, C., & Tyson, E. H. (2006). Thematic analysis of hip-hop music: Can hip-hop in therapy facilitate empathic connections when working with clients in urban settings?. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 33(4), 343-356. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aip.2006.05.001
Teasley, M., & Tyson, E. (2007). Cultural wars and the attack on multiculturalism: An Afrocentric critique. Journal of Black Studies, 37(3), 390–409. https://doi.org/10.1177/0021934706290081
Teasley, M. L., Tyson, E. H., & House, L. (2007) Understanding leadership development in African American youth. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 15(2-3), 79-98. https://doi.org/10.1300/J137v15n02_06
Tyson, E. H., Ryan, S., Gomory, T., and Teasley, M. (2008). Cultural issues: Diversity and child welfare. In R. E. Lee & J. B. Whiting (Eds.), Foster care therapist handbook: Relational approaches to the children and their families. Washington, DC: Child Welfare League of America.
Tyson, E. H. 2008. Directions in rap music research: A content analysis of empirical studies published during a 15 year period. Journal of Urban Youth Culture, 5(1): 1–27.
Tyson, E.H., Baffour, T.S., & DuongTran, P. (2010) Gender comparisons of self-identified strengths and coping strategies: A study of adolescents in an acute psychiatric facility. Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal, 27(3), 161-175. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10560-010-0196-7
Tyson, E. H., Teasley, M., & Ryan, S. (2010). Using the Child Behavior Checklist with African American and Caucasian American adopted youth. Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, 19(1), 17–26. https://doi.org/10.1177/1063426609357760
Maschi, T., Perez, R. M., & Tyson, E. H. (2010) Exploring the relationship between exposure to violence, perceptions of neighborhood safety, and children's adaptive functioning: Clinical and community implications. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 20(6), 744-761. https://doi.org/10.1080/10911351003749144
Duongtran, P., Tyson, E. H., & Bolanos, A. (2011, November). School disconnection and youth violence exposure. Paper presented at the 2011 American Public Health Association 139th Annual Meeting & Exposition, Washington, DC.
Tyson, E. H., Detchkov, K., Eastwood, E., Carver, A., & Sehr, A. (2012). Therapeutically and socially relevant themes in hip-hop music: A comprehensive analysis of a selected sample of songs. In S. Hadley & G. Yancy (Eds.), Therapeutic uses of rap and hip-hop (pp. 99-114). New York, NY: Routledge.
Tyson, E. H. (2012). Hip-hop healing: Rap music in grief therapy with an African American adolescent male. In S. Hadley & G. Yancy (Eds.), Therapeutic uses of rap and hip-hop (pp. 293-305). New York, NY: Routledge.
Tyson, E. H., DuongTran, P., & Acevedo, G. (2012). Hip hop perceptions and exposure as predictors of school outcomes for Black and Latino adolescents. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 22(3), 235-254. https://doi.org/10.1080/10911359.2012.655557
Tyson, E. H., & Porcher, D. (2012). Racial group comparisons of conceptualizations of rap music constructs: A cross-racial validity study of the Rap music Attitude and Perception Scale. Race and Social Problems, 4(3-4), 205-217. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12552-012-9078-2
Tyson, E. H., Avant, F. L., Washington, R. O. (2013). Continuing the fight against school violence: Progress, current practices, and future directions (revisited). In L. A. See (Ed.), Human behavior in the social environment from an African-American perspective (2nd ed., pp. 439-466). New York, NY: Routledge.
Tyson, E. H., Hall, J. C., & Montero, J. (2016, December). Hip-hop critical consciousness circles and hip-hop therapy 2.0: Innovations in youth mental health intervention. Workshop conducted at the 2016 CJJ National DMC Conference, Baltimore, MD.