Coach Mike Bayer On Helping Teen Overcome Rage: ‘I Think What She Needs Is To Feel Like She Has Control’
Taylor’s parents, Steve and BeVee, say she has angry outbursts when “triggered.” They claim she’s damaged their home, and hit her mother while raging.
TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Have a Volatile Teen, Parent or Sibling? Taylor, 15, claims she doesn’t have any control when she has an outburst and says that her mother sometimes triggers her anger.
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“I think what she needs is to feel like she has control,” says life coach, member of the Dr. Phil Advisory Board and author of the upcoming book, “Best Self: Be You, Only Better,” Mike Bayer (Coach Mike).
“She just needs her space,” he continues, adding, “She needs to feel listened to.”
BeVee and Steve say Taylor has taken multiple medications since age 8 to treat ADHD along with emotional and mental health issues.
When Dr. Phil refers Taylor to the Lawlis Peavey PNP (PsychoNeuroPlasticity) Center for a full assessment, does she agree to go?
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Mike Bayer is a life development coach and member of the Dr. Phil Advisory Board. His upcoming book, “Best Self: Be You, Only Better,” goes on sale January 8, 2019, wherever books are sold. Check here to find out how you can pre-order.