Equipping Child Welfare & Education Professionals with proven strategies to empower At-Promise youth for
Foster Care Inspirational Speaker
The MNDYRR Approach (Available mid 2023)
Mentoring Nurturement for Dynamic Youth Resilience and Restoration (MNDYRR, pronounced mender) is a multi-use application that helps child welfare professionals better understand and support at-promise youth. By offering a community-based social services and behavioral telehealth platform, MNDYRR links the systems of care approach to the social determinants of health to address the needs of the whole child and their family.
For more information, please explore mndyrr.com.
Dr. Adam Starks is on a mission to significantly reduce the number of traumatized youth. By equipping child welfare and education professionals, he ensures they leave your event with the inspiration and resources to empower today’s youth for long-term success.
Dr. Adam Starks
Dr. Adam Starks is a motivational keynote speaker on a variety of child welfare-related topics ranging from foster care, child mental health issues, and trauma-informed care. As a product of the foster care system who broke the cycle, he empowers audiences to uplift at-promise youth by tapping into community resources to convert youth potential into positive outcomes. He serves on his local school board and as President of the West Virginia CASA Association board.
Adam is also a multi-genre author of books such as his autobiography, Broken Child Mended Man, and the children’s book, Love Will Find Your Home, with more to come. Currently, Adam is working on multiple writing projects including works of fiction, non-fiction, and more children’s books. During his downtime, he enjoys writing, reading, exploring new foods and drinks, traveling, and spending time with his wife and three children.
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A trusted thought leader for public school teachers, counselors, social workers, and education nonprofits, Dr. Starks delivers empowering presentations for his audiences including:
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Call/text Adam directly at (304) 518-1619.