Lauren would do well in a two-parent home with well defined parental roles. The ideal parents for her are ones who value family and culture, and encourage individuality. Lauren's parents should be supportive and positive. They should be actively involved and willing to spend one-on-one time with her, or be still in the moment with her. Lauren would thrive in a home that instills love and trust, and focuses on goals and accomplishments to boost her self-esteem. It is important that Lauren’s forever family consistently take note of her thoughts and ideas and support her hopes and dreams. Lauren has two younger half-siblings with whom she is very close and has regular sibling contact. The siblings are being adopted separately, and Lauren is in full support. Lauren will need a family that is supportive of her sibling relationships and open to maintaining and preserving the sibling bonds. Lauren is ready and excited to find her forever family.