Why Man Says He Was Convinced Son Was In A 'Marijuana-Induced Psychosis' And Had Him Committed To Psych Ward
Peter says when he heard that his son, Jorell, was behaving erratically, he was brought to his 34-acre compound in the desert. Peter claims he believed his son was in a “marijuana-induced psychosis,” and he was concerned about the behavior.
Conflict So Big It Needs A Dr. Phil Solution?
Peter claims Jorell’s behavior continued for three or four days before he had him committed to a psychiatric ward.
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Jorell claims Peter “kidnapped” him, wouldn’t let him speak to his wife or children and had him involuntarily committed – and now he plans to press charges against his father.
“Jorell does need Dr. Phil’s help,” Peter says. “I love my son and tried to care for him. I did not commit any criminal acts against him. He needs to see me as his father and not as a criminal.”
In the video above from Monday’s episode of Dr. Phil, see a video of Jorell while he was at the compound. And, Dr. Phil reads a note from the hospital. What does it say about Jorell’s behavior?
And on Monday, can this family learn to get along? Check here to see where you can watch.
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