Larry from Texas
Larry is a very energetic, spontaneous, curious, determined, and loving teenage boy with a sunny disposition. He loves playing video games, watching television, taking trips to the park and the playground, swimming, and playing cards. Larry participates in educational support services at school. He needs assistance with staying on task at times and can be easily distracted. However, he has been doing well at school both with behavior and academics. Larry benefits from motivation and assistance to always put his best effort forward. When having difficulties, Larry can be soothed by a calming nature. Larry has a friendly, respectable personality. He loves animals and does well with household pets. Larry gets along well with others. He eats very well and has a healthy appetite. He responds best to loss of privileges or sitting out on fun activities. The utilization of his coping skills is encouraged. Larry can be steadfast in his beliefs; but with guidance, positive role models, and continued supportive services he can learn new, positive ways of addressing his emotions.
Larry will benefit from a family who will provide him with structure, consistency, and patience. He will benefit from a family who will allow him to build trust at his own pace and who is able to provide constant affection and show him love and support. Larry needs a family who will ensure that he receives any supportive services he needs. He will thrive in a family who will provide a loving, safe, and nurturing environment. Larry needs a family who will keep the lines of communication open for when he feels he is ready to discuss emotional concerns. Larry will also benefit from a family that can provide support for his educational and developmental needs.