Carissa Phelps to chat about her incredible life story as written in her book Runaway Girl. After leaving a turbulent and abusive home life at age 12, Phelps found herself forced into prostitution on the streets of Southern California. After years of living a life consisting of drug use, sexual abuse, and prostitution, Phelps escaped. Carissa now holds degrees from UCLA in law and business and works with at-risk youth.
Original Air Date: 10-15-2012