Anna says her niece, Emmy, is destroying her life. According to the teen’s mom, Alma, Emmy is drinking and smoking marijuana, disobeys rules and has been kicked out of two schools in two years.
Anna says she partly blames Alma for Emmy’s behavior.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Have a Volatile Teen, Parent or Sibling?
“My 16-year-old niece, Emmy, is screaming for attention from her mother,” Anna says. “Alma doesn’t take responsibility for her actions in Emmy’s behavior. Alma isn’t the best mother; she has not provided the structure and discipline to raise a child.”WATCH: Why Mom Says She’s Afraid To Discipline Teen Daughter
In the video above, hear why Alma sent Emmy a text message stating, “You might as well kill yourself because I’m going to do the same thing.” How does Alma explain? And on Monday’s episode of Dr. Phil
, what does Dr. Phil say he thinks needs to happen to get this mother and daughter on a new life path? Check here
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