Steve and Stephanie claim they’re living in a war zone completely controlled by their 15-year-old son, Preston, who they call a “tornado of drama!” They claim their son has destroyed most of the furniture in their home with his violent temper tantrums and has even punched Steve and bloodied his nose. However, Steve’s mother, Dawn, says she can’t understand how the parents lost control of their son, who acts so well-behaved when he’s around her. Then, Preston has an emotional heart-to-heart talk backstage with Dr. Phil. What does he say about his relationship with his father? And, meet the oldest son, Adam, who admits he plays a part in the fights too, but wants his brother to get help. Can Dr. Phil help this family break their patterns of violence?

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