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My Labels in Foster Care Are Shocking! Disable The Label and Give Children a Chance.

My Labels in Foster Care Are Shocking! Disable The Label and Give Children a Chance.

Don’t use labels as the first choice to define a child. Children should not be predetermined to fail. Labels can follow a child for years to come and eventually define them. Words have great power that [...]

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Featured on the Cover of Foster Focus Magazine

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Featured on the Cover of Foster Focus Magazine

Foster care as a whole is a dreary, dismal situation. Kids being ripped from awful situations. Parents with questions of their kids’ location. Foster parents receiving tiny adolescent wrecking balls, who they calm back down into [...]

Watch This Inspiring Video “The Power of Determination” by Motivational Speaker Derek Clark

Watch This Inspiring Video “The Power of Determination” by Motivational Speaker Derek Clark

Motivational speaker Derek Clark delivered a powerful keynote at the TEDx conference on the “Power of Determination: It’s not about your IQ, it’s about your I-WILL”. Watch this inspiring video.It is sure to change your perspective [...]

From Child Abuse Victim to Motivational Speaker. Derek Clark Shares a Personal Childhood Story of Abuse. Foster Care to Success!

From Child Abuse Victim to Motivational Speaker. Derek Clark Shares a Personal Childhood Story of Abuse. Foster Care to Success!

From Child Abuse Victim to Victor. Let’s face it, I was a mistake. I was never supposed to be born. I’m sure my mother was frustrated when she accidentally became pregnant by a man who had [...]

Courageous Amputee Kids Have No Limits!

Courageous Amputee Kids Have No Limits!

Photo:Nick Vujicic Camp No Limits: The incredibly courageous children having just as much adrenalin-fueled fun this summer despite the loss of their limbs Amputee kids prove there are no limits to action-packed adventure at an adrenalin-fuelled [...]

Don’t Let The Inner Me Be The Enemy!

Don’t Let The Inner Me Be The Enemy!

Facing the Enemies Within  Written by Jim Rohn Shared by Derek Clark Motivational and Inspirational Speaker   We are not born with courage, but neither are we born with fear. Maybe some of our fears are [...]

Motivational and Inspirational Speaker Derek Clark Shares His Life Story: From Foster Care to Success!

Motivational and Inspirational Speaker Derek Clark Shares His Life Story: From Foster Care to Success!

From the outside, Derek Clark’s life looks perfect — a successful motivational speaker, foster care speaker and expert, foster care Ambassador, inspirational author and singer/songwriter with a dedicated wife, four children and so much more. But [...]

Foster Care Expert and Inspiring Motivational Speaker Derek Clark — On The Ricki Lake Show!

Foster Care Expert and Inspiring Motivational Speaker Derek Clark — On The Ricki Lake Show!

Reserve Keynote Speaker/Trainer Derek Clark For Your Next Child Welfare Conference. Derek Clark inspires youth and adults across this nation to never give up and to not let their past infect their future. He shares his [...]

Make the Most of Today!

Make the Most of Today!

Making the Most of Today by Denis Waitley Never Limit Your Life by Derek Clark Motivational and Inspirational Speaker What each of us is doing this minute is the most important event in history for us. [...]

A Father’s Love! A Truly Inspiring Story!

A Father’s Love! A Truly Inspiring Story!

A Father’s Devotion: Rick van Beek, 39, carries his daughter Maddy, who suffers from cerebral palsy, during a sprint triathlon on Sunday. They have ran more than 70 races as Maddy loves being outdoors. A devoted [...]