Marcus is a funny, clever, and smart 12 year old. Marcus enjoys playing football, going to theme parks, riding bikes, playing video games, and swimming. Marcus loves to be the center of attention and likes to have one-on-one time with his caregivers. Marcus can be kind, honest, and caring, but can become frustrated when he is challenged. Marcus will get upset if he does not get his way. He is easily frustrated when trying to verbalize his thoughts. Marcus is in a Therapeutic Education Program for kids who have behavioral needs. Marcus wishes to become a leader in his community one day. He also admires successful and strong male figures as he aspires to become one someday. Marcus would like a two-parent family, however, he would also thrive in a single father home. His forever family will need to provide him with structure where he will be able to continue to work on learning to take responsibility for his own behaviors, and to express his emotions appropriately. His ideal family will help him to continue to work on processing past experiences, and learning to make good choices.
If you would like more information about Marcus, please contact Delicia Nealy at 936-203-4240 or Delicia.Nealy@dfps.state.tx.us