Luis is a very sweet and handsome 13 year old, who prefers to go by the name Joshua. Joshua loves to be outside and especially loves playing soccer and football. He also likes to play video games, complete crossword puzzles, and color when he is inside. He has expressed interest in going into the military and flying airplanes. Joshua is very lovable, and just wants to be accepted. Joshua does get angry easily and has gotten physical in the past with his foster siblings and caregivers. This is something that he is working on in therapy and has found that physical activity helps him release stress when he is angry. Joshua understands that he will need to continue working on managing his anger and is willing to do so. Joshua would thrive best in a two parent home. Joshua prefers to be the youngest child in the home. Joshua struggles in school so communication with his teachers is important. Joshua wishes to have a family that will accept him and love him. Joshua deserves a family who is committed to him 100% and will not give up on him just because he gets upset at times.
If you would like more information about Joshua, please contact Sandra Lewis at Sandra.Lewis@dfps.state.tx.us