Dr Phil March 6 2013 Recap
Dr. Phil looked more like Jerry Springer today. Lexi told Dr. Phil that her mom was the one that taught her to fight. Dr. Phil agreed and said that she was modeling her mother’s behavior. Jennifer told Dr. Phil that she saw similarities between Lexi and her daughter. Dr. Phil sent both girls to a treatment facility to try and get their lives back on track. Lexi didn’t go without a fight.
Dr Phil: Out Of Control Lexi Smokes Weed & Drinks, Blames Home Life
Lexi told her mother that she loves smoking weed, but Rita hasn’t punished her for it. Their home life is chaotic and Rita learned that Lexi writes on walls to be heard. Rita caught Lexi drinking but Lexi fought back with violence.
Dr Phil: Lexi’s Father Is Not Her Bio Dad & Family Taught Her To Fight
Rita said Lexi’s problems started when she learned that her dad is not her biological father. She started fighting and having nightmares that her bio dad would come and take her away. Lexi said her mom, brother and uncle taught her how to fight.
Dr Phil: Lexi Models Rita’s Behavior & Girls Lacking Male Role Models
Jennifer learned that her daughter’s problems were very similar to Lexi’s. She is violent, disrespectful and hates her home life. Jennifer opened up about her addictions, the lack of male role models in her kids’ lives and not knowing what to do. Dr. Phil said that both girls are just modeling their mothers’ behavior.
Dr Phil: Aspen Education Group Sends Lexi To Youth Wilderness Program
Dr. Phil brought in the Aspen Education Group to take the girls to therapy sites. He said the girls and their parents need time apart. Lexi put up a physical fight and Jennifer sent her daughter a few days later.