Luisa from Texas

Texas Adoption Exchange

  • Age12
  • GenderF
  • LocationTexas
  • Case #81115

Luisa is a very sweet and caring child. At first, she can come off as shy and timid. At times, she tends to stay to herself, but she looks forward to being loved. Luisa loves to feel as though she is given the opportunity to be independent and make her own decisions, especially when it comes to how she dresses. She enjoys being entertained with activities and even enjoys some outdoor activities. Luisa tends to be a picky eater and, at times, needs to be encouraged to try new foods. She enjoys going out to eat and will often request specific foods. Luisa is typically cooperative and considerate. She follows house rules and requires some redirection. At times, she benefits from repeated instructions and reminders to do certain tasks. Luisa can also be forgetful, distracted, and unpredictable at times. She likes to play with children younger than her and does really well with them, as she likes to be the one who takes authority during play. Luisa benefits from one-on-one attention. She may have her guard up when it comes to trusting adults. In difficult times, she likes to be hugged and cared for, and sometimes even drawing and playing works well with her. Luisa also likes and works well with rewarding techniques.

Luisa is ready for adoption. She will benefit from a family where she feels loved, secure, and accepted. She will do well with a family who offers patience and love and is willing to learn how to assist her with behaviors. Luisa will also do well in a structured environment that allows her to grow and develop her own interests. She needs a family who is very devoted, experienced, and willing to take a challenge to make a difference in her life to ensure she feels loved and protected. Luisa will thrive with a family who will provide her as much attention as possible and break down her guard with trusting others.