BeVee and Steve claim the smallest thing can set off their 15-year-old daughter, Taylor, and that once she is “triggered,” she becomes enraged and destructive – punching holes in walls and occasionally leaving her mother bruised.

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“When she’s not having an outburst, she is the most loving, caring daughter,” says BeVee, adding, “When Taylor’s at her worst, she is like a caged animal.”

When Dr. Phil asks “Would it be fair to say you feel like you’re hostages in your own home?” how do BeVee and Steve respond?

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Parents Say Teenager Rages When 'Triggered’

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Parents Say Teenager Rages When ‘Triggered’