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Elizabeth from Texas

Texas Adoption Exchange

  • Age17
  • GenderF
  • LocationTexas
  • Case #48617

Elizabeth (or "Lizzie," as she likes to be called) is an intelligent, sweet, and friendly youth. She loves to read; often devouring a book at one sitting. Lizzie is a typical teen in that she likes to keep up with her favorite movie stars and musicians. Her favorite toy is definitely her cell phone and any social media. Lizzie makes friends easily and is very sociable and talkative at school. She enjoys receiving positive praise. Lizzie has many goals for her future. She stated she wants to study science, pediatric nursing, and ballet when she grows up. Lizzie would like to do gymnastics and someday learn to play the guitar. She enjoys reading at home and participating in recreational activities. In her free time, she also enjoys playing softball, volleyball, and hanging out with her friends. Visit me at the Heart Gallery of El Paso.

Lizzie will benefit from an active and energetic family who will spend time with her. The desired family will support and guide her in making the right choices. Lizzie responds well to positive reinforcement, verbal praise, and encouragement. Her family will need to work on her positive self -talk and assist her in further developing her communication skills, especially when talking about her emotions. Lizzie will respond well to a family who will help her to keep moving toward her goals. Her family will reinforce boundaries and be patient and nurturing as Lizzie adjusts to their home.