Destoni has been suffering from anger issues
for 10 years. The 14-year-old says she believes it started
when her father was sent to prison when she was 3 or 4 years old, and over the years, her temper has escalated. She admits she hits and punches things, has chased her younger sister with a butcher knife
and has threatened to bring a gun to school and shoot people.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Is your teen in crisis?
Her mother, Melissa, says Destoni is aggressive, violent and a bully. She admits she has given into her daughter through the years to keep the peace
in her house where she also has younger daughters who are scared of Destoni.
“I think you as a family, and Destoni as an individual, are on a collision course with disaster, and something dramatic has to happen to disrupt this,” Dr. Phil tells mother and daughter on Tuesday’s episode. WATCH: ‘I Want A Mom That Actually Listens,’ Says 14-Year-Old
He offers Destoni the opportunity to go to the Center for Discovery for residential treatment. See how the teen reacts when she hears from the Assistant National Director of Operations at Center for Discovery.
And on Tuesday
, see what happens backstage after Destoni and her mother speak with Dr. Phil. Check here
to see where you can watch.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY:Nowhere to turn but Dr. Phil?
Teen Unleashes Expletive-Laced Tirade On Mom After Learning She’s Going To Treatment