Dr Phil June 24 2013 Recap
Dr Phil had his hands full of brutal beauties on June 24 2013. His first guest in this two-part episode was Nikki, a 16-year-old with a deeply troubled past. She lost her father at a young age and her mother did not help her deal with grief. The result is that Nikki self medicates with drugs and picks fights to relieve stress.
Dr Phil: Teen Films Fights & Brags About Fighting on Facebook, YouTube
Yvette doesn’t know how to control her teenage daughter, Nikki. Nikki smokes marijuana and drinks. Yvette has gotten warnings from the police and the neighbors about parties that Nikki throws, but Nikki doesn’t respond to punishment.
Dr Phil: Abuse Contributes to Teen’s Anger, Mom Unable to Control Teen
Nikki’s mom claims she was never abused, but Nikki thinks she has been. Yvette is unable to control her daughter and Dr Phil believes she could be lying about some of the drama going on at home.
Nikki Posts Fight Videos on Facebook & YouTube & Attacks Dr Phil
Nikki told Dr Phil that fighting is her way of relieving stress. She told him that she wanted respect and wanted to fix her and Yvette’s relationship, not focus on the fighting. Nikki was angry that Dr Phil brought up the videos she posts on Facebook of her fighting.
Dr Phil: How Do Teens Deal With Grief & Anger from Losing a Parent?
Nikki’s anger stems from the grief of losing her father. She knows the reason she fights is because her mom didn’t give her the attention she needed.