Jennifer and her husband, David, claim their 12-year-old daughter scratches and hits them, destroys their property, and is very angry. David says that he sometimes even has to physically restrain her.
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“The biggest danger that I see in this whole thing is you are allowing a 12-year-old aggressive child to set the tone,” Dr. Phil tells Jennifer and David on Thursday’s episode. “A 12-year-old child is outthinking two intelligent, mature adults to the point that we’ve got the tail wagging the dog here. She’s calling the tune to this whole thing.”
WATCH: Parents Say 12-Year-Old Daughter Is Angry, Reactive, And Physically Attacks Them
In the video above, Dr. Phil reviews video of some of David and his daughter’s interactions.
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