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Jonathan from Texas

Texas Adoption Exchange

  • Age15
  • GenderM
  • LocationTexas
  • Case #80251

Jonathan is a sweet and shy youth. He states he would like to be adopted. Jonathan is very active and athletic. He plays the position of running back and safety during football season. He would like to be a professional football player or baseball player when he is an adult. His backup plan would be coaching. Jonathan benefits from sports and activities that encourage team building and cooperation. He is very bright and does well in school academically. At times, he has difficulty concentrating and becomes withdrawn. Jonathan will need ongoing supportive services for the times he feels frustrated. He is sensitive when it comes to expressing his feelings to authority figures and older children. Jonathan desires to encounter a sense of belonging.

Jonathan requires a family who will nurture his needs. He will benefit from a family that is attentive and will provide a lot of one-on-one time with him. If is preferred that Jonathan be the oldest or only child in the family. The family for Jonathan will need to be active, supportive, and have a sense of humor. Jonathan tends to bond quickly, but doesn't do well in expressing his emotions. His family will need to be patient and understanding of his needs and past.