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          PLAYING Teen Who Threatened He Would Get Himself Kicked Out Of Treatment If His Parents Sent Him Shares Update

          Teen Who Threatened He Would Get Himself Kicked Out Of Treatment If His Parents Sent Him Shares Update


          January 23, 2018

          Matt admits that at 16, he smoked pot daily and drove under the influence on a few occasions. When his parents, Tina and David, brought him to Dr. Phil, they claimed he was spinning out of control and tearing their lives apart.

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          Dr. Phil offered Matt the opportunity to enter treatment, but he refused, saying, “Nope. Not doing it. I’ll just get kicked out.” 

          However, because he was a minor, his parents made the decision to send him.

          WATCH: What 21-Year-Old Says Finally Made Him Decide To Seek Treatment For Drug Use

          In the video above, see Matt’s backstage meltdown. And, hear what happened after the show and why his life today has had some bumps in the road. And on Tuesday’s episode, see where his older brother, Mike, who admitted to introducing Matt to drugs, is today. Check here to see where you can watch.

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