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Jonathan from Texas

Texas Adoption Exchange

  • Age16
  • GenderM
  • LocationTexas
  • Case #79359

Jonathan enjoys playing with video games and learning about animals He is a sweet and caring youth who is very thankful for the things he has and appreciates what is given to him. Jonathan's favorite classes at school are science, history, and gym. He likes to spend time with his friends playing football and basketball, but soccer is his favorite. When he is not with his friends, he enjoys playing video games, swimming, and going on outings. Jonathan is very good with his hands and likes to build model cars and work with Legos. Jonathan is diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and has a difficult time with certain social cues. He benefits from supportive services to help him deal with issues from his past. At times, Jonathan has a tendency to be bold and daring. He has periods where he can be irritable and testy for no apparent reason. During these times, Jonathan can become quarrelsome. Jonathan's favorite foods are pizza, hamburgers, and Mexican food. Visit me at the Heart Gallery of El Paso.

Jonathan would love to be in a home where there are not too many children. He likes to be around children of his age, but struggles in large group settings. Jonathan requires a very structured and affectionate home. He struggles when there is a lot of change in his environment and works best with a schedule. Jonathan needs a family that is loving and nurturing. He requires a family who is willing and able to walk him through hard times. His forever family will need to allow Jonathan time to feel safe and secure. Jonathan has a sister who is not part of this adoption. He would like to maintain contact with her.

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