Ariyanna claims that as a child, she lived with years of abuse at the hands of her mother, Cornelia. She claims her mother locked her in the attic for days at a time, made her sleep outside in a tent, and waterboarded her.
Cornelia admits to physically disciplining Ariyanna, but says she never locked her daughter in the attic.

Hear Cornelia’s explanation for her strict punishments in the video above. Does she regret her behavior?
On Monday’s episode of Dr. Phil, "Locked in the Attic or Lying?" hear more of Ariyanna’s claims against her mother. And, a family member shares her experience living with Cornelia. Check local listings to see where you can tune in.

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