Alanna is a 15-year-old girl from Texas who is hoping to be adopted.
Alanna is an active and outgoing youth. She enjoys playing basketball, dressing up, and watching television. She also likes to listen to music and finds great joy in dancing and doing things that make her smile. Alanna has a great and contagious personality. She is a very free hearted and loving person. She will thrive in a stable and structured home that will help her reach the goals she has set for herself in life. Alanna will also benefit from a family who will provide her with positive attention and a very structured environment with appropriate consequences for her actions. She will need time to develop trust and build a positive relationship. Alanna likes to receive attention and to feel important. She loves people and cherishes her family and friends.
Alanna needs a family who will be very patient with her as she adjusts to her new home and environment. She will thrive with a nurturing family who will provide her with love and support. Alanna benefits from a structured environment. Alanna's family will be familiar with appropriate, age level consequences and be able to set realistic expectations.
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