“Our 12-year-old daughter is very angry and reactive. She lacks the willingness to follow rules and hates being checked in on,” says Jennifer. “When she’s angry, she can’t control her impulses and she will attack.”
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Jennifer’s husband, David, says that in their daughter’s world, everything revolves around her. “Everything is fine until that switch gets flipped. Once that happens, things devolve to chaos,” he says.
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Hear more of their story in the video above – and see how the preteen treats her parents. On Thursday’s episode of Dr. Phil, hear what the young girl says about her behavior and what she wants from her parents. Check here to see where you can watch.
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