Lifetime has given the go ahead for a new unscripted TV series called Teen Trouble. Host Josh Shipp, a teen behavior specialist will serves as the last hope for troubled families who are desperate to save their out-of-control teens
The hour-long series will premiere on Friday, December 28th, at 10pm.
Here’s the press release with some additional details:
LIFETIME PICKS UP ALL-NEW UNSCRIPTED SERIES “TEEN TROUBLE,” PREMIERING DECEMBER 28
Compelling Series Follows Teen Behavior Specialist Josh Shipp as He Embeds Himself into the Secret Lives of Self-Destructive Adolescents
LOS ANGELES, (November 14, 2012) – Lifetime has picked up the all-new gripping series Teen Trouble, hosted by teen behavior specialist, author and motivational speaker Josh Shipp. In each episode, Shipp serves as the last hope for troubled families desperate to save their out-of-control teens and gives them the critical help they need to avoid tragedy. He will embed himself into the hidden lives of at-risk teens on dangerous, self-destructive paths – taking drugs, stealing from their families, abusing alcohol and breaking the law. Born an orphan and bounced around in many different foster homes until he figured out how to turn a mess into a message, Shipp has been through it all and has an unconventional method to get through to teens and their parents. The hour-long series will premiere on Friday, December 28, at 10:00PM ET/PT.