Meredith from Texas
Meredith is a very pleasant teenage youth. She is sometimes shy at first but opens up once she feels comfortable. She gets along with others and enjoys helping others. Meredith can be very persistent when she wants something. She enjoys attention and being with others. However, she also enjoys having time to herself. Meredith loves anything about animals and insects, and having the responsibility in doing so has given her confidence. She is very knowledgeable about both animal and insects and likes to discuss the topics with others. One of her wishes is to have a dog of her own. Meredith likes making new friends who share the same interest in her likes.
Meredith will do well with a family who will provide her with consistent structure and boundaries. She needs a firm, stable home life which has a set routine. Meredith is open to living in the city or country. She will do well in a home where she is the only child or a home with only one or two children of similar age. The family will need to be able to keep Meredith active and engaged in whatever she enjoys doing. She needs consistent rules and consequences. Meredith needs a family who is able to give her individualized one on one attention at times. She needs regular praise and modeling of appropriate behaviors. Meredith needs a family who will provide unconditional love and have the patience to help her work through any issues from her past.