How A Mom’s Parenting Has Had An Effect On Her 11-Year-Old Who Acts Out
Bree says her son, JJ, has threatened her with a knife, destroyed their house, calls her names, and has posted pictures on social media smoking weed and holding a handgun. She admits that when he was younger, she was an addict, and they lived in drug houses and in her car. However, she claims she’s been sober for one year and says that the 11-year-old has always been protected.
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In the video above from Tuesday’s episode of Dr. Phil, Dr. Charles Sophy, a board-certified psychiatrist and Medical Director for the Los Angeles County Department of Child and Family Services, has some strong words for Bree. And, Dr. Phil and Dr. Sophy review the criteria that make a person fit as a parent. How does Bree score?
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On Tuesday, hear more of Bree’s story – and meet JJ. See what he says about his behavior and if he’s ready to change. Check here to see where you can watch.