FOSTER CARE LABELS & WORDS THAT KILL THE SPIRIT As you can see from my psychiatric, neurological and speech and language reports from the foster care system, a lot of effort was put into describing my personality and mental capacity.
Motivational Speaker and Trainer Derek Clark recently delivered inspiring keynotes for the World Foster Care/Child Welfare Conference (30 countries represented), Future Business Leaders of America and Phi Beta Lambda Conference, National Federal Bureau of Prisons Conference, National Foster Parent Conference,
As a child, I, Derek Clark, was “labeled and misdiagnosed” in almost every psychological evaluation in existence. As a helpless child, I was nearly institutionalized due to severe erratic behavioral problems and violent tendencies. Having suffered brutal child abuse and