December 14, 2004
Do you know a child who just loves to talk back, disobey, cuss, scream or bully? Dr. Phil talks about how to deal with disrespectful kids as part of his ongoing “Family First” series.
A Teen’s Attitude
Darlene says her 14-year-old daughter, Jodie, is out of control. She has problems with authority, and was even sent to boot camp.
Jodie’s side of the story.
Avery is only 4 years old and threatens to quit pre-school every day. Her mom, Jen, calls her “the biggest brat in the universe” and “a monster.”
A Stepmom’s Dilemma
Ellen says her 14-year-old stepson’s behavior is so disrespectful and obnoxious, it’s ruining her marriage. She says he was hell from day one.
Parenting From the Inside Out
By Dr. Daniel J. Siegel