Derek’s Inspiring Training – The Spirit of a Child: From Rejection to Connection

Derek Clark’s inspiring program provides insight and specific training that will assist professionals in connecting with vulnerable and grieving children and youth. Professionals will gain understanding and knowledge about childhood responses to traumatic experiences, how to ask questions that build

Motivational Speaker, Rapping Dad Derek Clark Featured on NBC’s Steve Harvey TV Show

Motivational speaker Derek Clark and now the Rapping Dad in the viral video hit is featured on NBC’S Steve Harvey TV Talk Show. He shares a part of his life story growing up in foster care and what inspired him

How Employees & Managers Can Be Human in the Corporate World. Derek Clark Motivational Speaker Interview

There’s a television show called “Wife Swap,” in which one member of a family’s household (usually the wife) trades places with one member of another family’s household. The catch is that the families are polar opposites of each other. This

Hilarious! What These Sons Do With Their Dad is Awesome! Derek Clark and Sons.

Rapping Dad and motivational speaker Derek Clark does it again with a new Rapping Dad video. Derek Clark is an Inspiring Motivational Speaker, Author of 6 Books, the Rapping Dad in the Viral Video Hit and has been featured on

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark’s “Rapping Dad” Video Went Viral. Over One Million views!!!

We are excited! Derek Clark’s video has just been featured on Reddit, Bing, MSN, Yahoo, Comedy Central, College Humor, World Star Hip Hop.com, cheezburger.com, shmosh.com, shockmansion.com, Wimp.com, Knowyourmeme.com and has taken Facebook and Twitter by storm. Derek’s Rapping Dad video

Never Give Up! Fear, Failure and Rejection Were Exactly The Motivation I Needed! Great Motivational Video!

Brendan Francis once said, “Many of our fears are tissue paper thin, and a single courageous step would carry us clear through them.” So many people are held back by fear. Fear is nothing more than a thought. Fear is

Derek Clark Interview – From Tragedy to Triumph

By Jeannie Law, (Interview) BREATHEcast News Reporter Rapping dad phenomenon Derek Clark has been the talk of YouTube as he keeps the world updated periodically with adorable videos of him rapping with his children. An author and motivational speaker, Clark

The One Big Mistake That Many People Are Making…

Many people make the mistake of creating excuses and it infects their lives for years. The first step to living a life of positive purpose is do not take ownership of an excuse. This is to say, don’t attach yourself

Using Negative Labels on Grieving Children and Then Drugging Them is Wrong! Disable The Labels.

How can a grieving child grow if it’s already assumed (by labels) that their growth is stunted? Many times, professionals are wrong in assessing a child and then use medication as a first choice to “fix” the child. That is

Life Will Test Your Spirit, So Rise Back Up With Purpose – The Power of Determination

Life throws both good and bad at us. Every day may bring us into confrontation with a problem that seems to have no solution, or place us in a situation that plays on our fear of taking action. Yet, obsession

WOW! Google Ranks Derek Clark #1 “Inspiring Motivational Speaker” out of 16 Million!

Are you searching for an inspiring keynote speaker or a motivational speaker for your next event? Derek Clark is an international speaker and author of Never Limit Your Life: From Personal to Professional, and the critically acclaimed I Will Never

Step Dad Uses the Toilet to Abuse This Little Boy. See What Happens Next.

As a 5 year old, there were multiple times when my worthless piece of scum step dad would grab me by the back of my neck and push my little head to the bottom of the toilet and hold me

Would You Have Saved This Scared and Forgotten Child? We Need More Loving Foster Parents!

This is Derek Clark as a 5 year old. He shares riveting details about the second time he was abandoned into the foster care system. “Here I was, a child desperate for love and affection, a scared little boy who

Inspiring! This Young Girl Didn’t Use Her Horrific Past as an Excuse. Is Your Past Defeating You?

When I first met her, she was seventeen years old and already had a four year-old daughter. She had waited in line for thirty minutes to tell me her story. With tears in her eyes, she slowly approached me and

How To Breathe Life Back Into Your Dreams

How To Breathe Life Back Into Your Dreams by Derek Clark, Motivational Speaker and Author of Six Books.   At some point in your life you no doubt had a dream. Maybe it was to be a doctor, fireman, astronaut,

Motivational Speaker and Foster Care Expert Derek Clark on The Ricki Lake Show

Derek Clark shares his foster care expertise regarding aging out of the foster care system.  Derek Clark’s life is one of resilience and redemption. As a child he suffered unthinkable child abuse, abandonment and emotional distress before being turned over

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Inspires Audiences Worldwide To Never Give Up and to Never Limit Life!

Motivational speaker Derek Clark speaks all over the world from the bottom of the globe in Australia to the top of the world in Canada. He shares an inspiring message of hope. Derek Clark’s life is one of resilience and

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Inspires TEDx Conference With His Foster Care Story

Derek Clark’s story is one of resilience and redemption. Derek spent 13 years in the San Francisco bay area foster care system. Before entering foster care, Derek suffered unthinkable child abuse, abandonment and emotional distress, Derek knows first hand on

Motivational Speaker, Foster Care Speaker and Expert in Human Potential – Derek Clark is 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 tiny people, only to

Foster Care Expert and Motivational Speaker Derek Clark is Featured on Ricki Lake Show.

Foster care expert and motivational and inspirational speaker Derek Clark was featured as a foster care expert on The Ricki Lake Show. The inspiring episode “Amazing Foster Families and Foster Parents” included Derek Clark, Antwone Fisher and Victoria Rowell. Derek

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