Friday, January 14 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT) on Citytv

Traveling to Phoenix, Arizona, Jo Frost must help this family on the brink: Meshell can’t say “No” and overindulges her children to make up for the extras she never had; David tries to instill some structure and respect, but he’s exhausted from long days at work and too often shows his temper. The kids are mostly out of control – whether it’s the youngest, Avarie (3), refusing to give up her bottle, or siblings Ainsley (5), Landon (7), Meryn (10) and Kendall (12) back-talking, fighting or leaving their clothes in a heap. The oldest Kesley (13) is increasingly troubled by her parents’ mixed signals. She’s considered responsible enough to babysit her younger sisters and brother overnight, but isn’t allowed to go to an afternoon movie with her friend. See if Jo can help this family before it’s too late.

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