Dr. DeGarmo was recently a guest on the Rhonda Sciortino Radio Program, discussing foster care. To listen, click on the About tab.
The Foster Parenting Manual: A Practical Guide to Creating a Loving, Safe, and Stable Home.
'The Foster Parenting Manual: A Practical Guide to Creating a Loving, Safe and Stable Home lays the foundation of understanding for potential and current foster parents. It answers all the questions up front, so people can easily determine if fostering will be the right path for them. DeGarmo covers all of the important topics, including allegations, grief and loss and so much more… The manual is a must-read for anyone considering foster parenting.'
- Kim Phagan-Hansel, Editor of Adoption Today & Fostering Families Today, Colorado, USA
The book Fostering Love: One Foster Parent's Journey is now available.
Required reading for any one who has a love for children. You can find more information about it on the book page, or at these book distributors....
Dr. DeGarmo's Monthly Blog
Dr. John DeGarmo and Georgia State Representative Susan Holmes working to help bring awareness to the plight of foster children in the state of Georgia.
Dr. John DeGarmo.......
Born in 1969, Dr. John DeGarmo has worn many hats throughout his life.
Singing and dancing while touring around the world in the international super group, Up With People, serving as a D.J. at four different radio stations on two different continents, working in the professional wrestling industry, teaching English and Drama at the high school level, and working as a media specialist at two different schools, Dr. DeGarmo has had a variety of experiences.
Dr. DeGarmo has a B.A. in History, a Masters in Media Technology, a Masters in Educational Leadership, and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership. Dr. DeGarmo wrote his dissertation on The Challenges that Foster Children Face While in Rural Schools, and is the author of Fostering Love: One Foster Parent's Journey. Dr. DeGarmo is also a speaker and trainer on the foster care system, and is a regular contributor to several publications on the topic. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Dr DeGarmo speaking to a group of educators and school
adminstrators about how they can better aid foster children in schools.
John writes for a number of foster care newsletters. If you would like John to add you