Crystal is 17 years old. She is a very friendly girl, who appears to be developmentally on target for her age.
Crystal gets along well with her peers, and she rarely gets in trouble, either at home or at school. She has participated in cheerleading, and she played the trumpet in her school marching band.
Crystal also participates in athletics, competing on her school’s volleyball and basketball teams. Crystal also loves animals. Crystal has dreams of working with animals as an adult.
More than her two sisters, Crystal values her alone time away from her siblings. When stressed or when she wants to relax, she prefers to be in her room reading or watching television. Crystal does well academically, and she appears to be developmentally on target.
She does participate in counseling to help her to process past trauma.
The family that adopts Crystal will need to be a very loving, active, and structured family. She would benefit either from a two-parent family or single parent family. Crystal also has older sisters and a younger brother, who she is very close to. The adoptive family will need to be open to allowing Crystal to have continued contact with her siblings.