Sandra Lost Her 8 Children to Addiction – But Was Able to Regain Custody

Sandra now works to help other families in situations like hers.

Denalee Chapman May 10, 2016

Sandra had her children removed from her home, but has since been reunified. She is now part of the Parent Engagement and Self Advocacy Programs throughout America. Sandra knows that her success is because of many real-life heroes and angels have stepped forward to help her. Through her adversity, Sandra has found her passion. She helps parents as they work together with professionals, focusing on the children. She knows that parents have good hearts and many just need training. It is Sandra’s hope that her work will help reunite parents and children. She hopes that professionals and parents alike will realize that it takes an entire team to keep families together.

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Denalee Chapman

Denalee is an adoptive mother, a motivational speaker, a writer, and a lover of life. She and her husband have adventured through the hills and valleys of life to find that the highest highs and the lowest lows are equally fulfilling. Book Denalee to speak to your group, or find Denalee's writings, including her books on her website at

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