In May of 2017, Christina ’s 2-year-old daughter, Desiree, was killed. Her fiancé’s 11-month-old son, Nathanial, died three months later. According to autopsy reports, both children were smothered. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Have a story in the news?
Christina’s 14-year-old son, Nickalas, reportedly confessed to police that he had a part in both incidents. He was recently charged with two counts of murder in connection with the children’s deaths. WATCH ‘I Have Never Seen My Son Be Violent,’ Claims Mother Of Teen Charged With Murder
Christina, who claims she has never seen her son being violent, and did not notice any behavioral issues with Nickalas prior to the deaths of her daughter and stepson, insists he doesn’t belong in jail.
“I believe that keeping him in a mental health facility to serve out justice would be the correct way of handling this,” she claims. In the video above,
Dr. Charles Sophy, member of the Dr. Phil Advisory Board
who is board certified in Adult Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, and Family Practice, as well as being the medical director for DCFS in Los Angeles, says, “I’m hearing a mother who really isn’t clued in at all.”
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