December 13, 2016
“I’m very frustrated because it seems nobody knows what’s wrong with Makenze,” says mom, Lisa, about her 9-year-old daughter.
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Lisa says Makenze has seen five psychiatrists and three therapists since the age of 5 and has been put on a number of medications over the years to treat everything from A.D.H.D. and O.D.D (Oppositional Defiance Disorder) to Disruptive Mood Disorder. She says a recent MRI indicated there was nothing physically wrong with her child’s brain.
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In the video above, Lisa describes a number of – what she says – are Makenze’s “disruptive behaviors” including swearing, biting, kicking, and attacking adults; trying to hurt other children – and even attempting to self-harm. “I’m terrified my nine-year-old daughter will either end up killing herself – or someone else.”
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