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          The 9 Biggest Myths About ‘Happy’ Couples

          Know what can chip away at a perfectly healthy, solid relationship? Believing myths about what other “happy” couples are or do.

          5 Types Of Guys You Should Run From (Fast!)

          When it comes to men, how can you avoid the bad apples? Watch out for these five types:

          Dr. Phil’s Message To Anyone Who Feels Stuck In An Abusive Relationship: Violence Is ‘Not An Option’

          Victims of domestic violence can sometimes be afraid to leave the situation, and at times, even blame themselves for the abuse. But, Dr. Phil says nobody should tolerate being stuck in an abusive relationship, especially if their partner won’t recognize the issue.

          Online Dating Scams: How to Tell If You Are Being Baited by a Catfish

          It's easy for some of the smartest people to get duped by catfish scam artists -- online imposters who try to win your love. Look for these clues to tell i

          Marriage Survival Guide for Tough Times

          If your marriage is cracking under financial pressure, Dr. Phil has advice for weathering the storm.

          Marriage Inventory Quiz

          Is your marriage headed down the aisle of divorce? Dr. Phil shares the six quickest ways to ruin a marriage. Take the quiz and find out if your relationship is at risk.

          How to Spot a Potential Abuser

          If you’re afraid that you or someone you love may be getting into an abusive situation, Dr. Phil gives some signs to look for.

          How to Keep Boundaries with a “Work Spouse”?

          Work spouses are the on the rise and can provide significant benefits, but there is also a downside. Should you commit? What you should know before you say "I do" at work.

          Sexual Styles that Don’t Match

          Just when he's ready to get hot and heavy ... all she can think about is getting some sleep. Find out how to get your sex life in sync.

          Warning Signs You May Be Dating a Married Man

          Author and former mistress, Sarah Symonds, gives her tips for recognizing the signs that a man you’re dating may be married.

          Divorce Survival Tips

          Know your rights when it comes to spousal support, child support and marital assets to protect yourself if you're getting a divorce -- you're not as powerless as you may feel.

          9 Tips For Bringing Passion Back Into Your Relationship

          Whether you’ve been married for decades or are in a new relationship, Dr. Phil’s tips can help you spice things up in the bedroom … or somewhere else!

          The 9 Biggest Myths About ‘Happy’ Couples

          Know what can chip away at a perfectly healthy, solid relationship? Believing myths about what other “happy” couples are or do.

          6 Signs Your Marriage Is Falling Apart – And How To Fix It

          Is your marriage at risk of falling apart? Take Dr. Phil’s “Marriage Inventory Quiz” — these are 6 signs that you or your spouse could be landing your marr

          5 Questions To Ask Before Tying The Knot

          Is getting married right for you? What should you consider before walking down the aisle? Ask yourself these questions:

          6 Ways To Affair-Proof Your Marriage

          There are no guarantees that you or your spouse will never cheat, but you can do your best to inoculate yourself against infidelity by plugging into your m

          5 Questions You Need To Ask Before You Decide To Divorce

          Before you break your wedding vows and decide to be part of that statistic, Dr. Phil suggests you answer these five questions, which he calls his “Divorce

          Dr. Phil’s Message To Anyone Who Feels Stuck In An Abusive Relationship: Violence Is ‘Not An Option’

          Victims of domestic violence can sometimes be afraid to leave the situation, and at times, even blame themselves for the abuse. But, Dr. Phil says nobody should tolerate being stuck in an abusive relationship, especially if their partner won’t recognize the issue.

          Marriage Survival Guide for Tough Times

          If your marriage is cracking under financial pressure, Dr. Phil has advice for weathering the storm.

          Marriage Inventory Quiz

          Is your marriage headed down the aisle of divorce? Dr. Phil shares the six quickest ways to ruin a marriage. Take the quiz and find out if your relationship is at risk.

          Chore Personality Quiz

          Do you like to tidy up, or are you not very orderly? Take this quiz, by Dr. Sam Gosling, author of Snoop: What Your Stuff Says about You, to determine your personality when it comes to doing household chores.

          How to Keep Boundaries with a “Work Spouse”?

          Work spouses are the on the rise and can provide significant benefits, but there is also a downside. Should you commit? What you should know before you say "I do" at work.

          Six Steps to Protect Yourself in an Abusive Relationship

          More than 25 percent of battered women remain in a relationship with their abuser. Are you one of those women who stay? The National Network to End Domestic Violence shares the six steps to protect yourself and your children.

          Will Your Man Cheat?

          What if you could find out if your man is at a higher risk for infidelity before you married him? Dr. Phil and his panel of medical experts discuss the new science behind a cheater’s brain and what can be done if your loved one is at a higher risk.

          The Five Biggest Mistakes that Threaten Relationships

          Dr. Edward Hallowell and his wife, Sue, reveal the five biggest mistakes couples make in relationships that lead to lack of communication and struggles

          Warning Signs of Future Mother-in-Law Problems

          In a recent poll, one quarter of divorced couples report that in-laws are “somewhat� responsible for their marriages ending, and the mothers-in-law get most of the blame. If you want to know ahead of time if you’ll have in-law issues, read Dr. Phil’s warning signs.

          Controller Quiz

          There are five types of controlling people. Take this quiz to find out what type of controller you — or someone you know — may be and how best to deal with the behavior.

          The Newlywed Quiz

          If you wonder if you really know your spouse, take this quiz together. These are basic questions that you should know.

          Getting Back Together

          Are you in a rollercoaster relationship that is on again, off again, on again? Perhaps you divorced too soon and are now contemplating a recommitment to that same person? Dr. Phil implores his guests to do the necessary work to fix what was broken in their relationship before they head down the aisle a second time.

          Partner Awareness Quiz

          How well do you really know your partner?

          The Character of Him

          It’s very important to know exactly the type of partner you are searching for. If you don’t, how will you know when you’ve found him/her? Dr. Phil walks you through the basics of discovering who your perfect match is.

          Tips to Keep You Away From a Con Man

          Candace Delong, former FBI Profiler and author, shares tips to keep you away from a con man.

          In a Rush to Get Married?

          Obsessed with tying the knot? Ask yourself these questions before getting hitched.

          The Role of the Man in the Family

          Being successful as a husband and father goes much deeper than just being a good provider.

          A Marriage Covenant

          Keep your marriage on track by writing your hopes, dreams and commitments with your partner.

          Strategies for Rebuilding a Marriage

          Strategies for moving past an affair and reconnecting with your partner.

          The Female Orgasm

          Ninety percent of orgasm problems appear to be psychological in nature.

          Communicating with Emotional Integrity

          Use these steps to help you and your partner communicate more effectively.

          Personal Relationship Values

          Breathe new life into your relationship by embracing these powerful values.

          Life Strategies Personality Tests

          These tests will show if you're a Porcupine, Chicken Little or Poser.

          Quiz: Are You a Sex Addict?

          Sexual addiction hurts both the addict and the addict's loved ones. It tears apart families and destroys lives, striking at the core of relationships and human intimacy.

          Getting Over Your Wedding Disaster

          If you regret something that happened on your wedding day, Dr. Phil has this advice for you and your family.

          Coping with Unemployment

          Unemployment can wreak havoc on your self-esteem and pride, but there are ways to cope.

          Tips to Eliminate Debt

          If you fear that your child is headed on a path to destruction, Dr. Phil offers the following tools to help you parent with purpose.

          Steps for Succeeding as Newlyweds

          Weddings can be a hectic occasion for everyone involved. Dr. Phil gives advice on avoiding wedding disasters that every bride and mother should know.

          How to Get Emotional Closure

          To get emotional closure, you need to satisfy your need for resolution. Find the action you need to take to "close the book" on your situation and its associated pain.

          Improving Your Relationship with Your Father

          Dr. Phil talks to women who say that problems with their dads have affected their lives.

          Undivided Attention Exercise

          Imagine having your partner's undivided attention to tell them what you want and need. Use this exercise as a chance to do just that.

          Parental Legacy

          How do your parents affect your relationship with your partner? Answer these questions to discover what you learned from your childhood, and what you carry into your future.

          Relationship Lifestyle Profile

          Identify what it is in your lifestyle as a couple that is eliciting, maintaining, or allowing a bad relationship.

          The Five Tough Questions

          Just how dark are your feelings about your relationship, and just how negatively do you think about yourself and your partner?

          Relationship Problem Profile

          Identify the problem areas in your relationship.

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Audience Q & A

          Dr. Phil takes questions and comments from the audience about his groundbreaking series, "Relationship Rescue Retreat."

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Homework

          Try these assignments to give you insight into your relationship.

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Q & A with Dr. Phil

          Dr. Phil answers the questions everyone wants to know about his groundbreaking series, "Relationship Rescue Retreat."

          Relationship Rescue: Project Status

          Putting your relationship on "project status" means that you are consciously going to work on improving your situation each and every day.

          Relationship Rescue: It Starts with You

          Reconnecting with your partner begins with getting real about you.

          Personal Concepts Profile

          Take this questionnaire to stimulate your thinking about your current relationship and how it has affected you.

          Relationship Behavior Profile

          These questions will help organize and guide your thinking about why you feel the way you do about your partner.

          Fourteen Days of Loving with Honesty

          Dr. Phil gives Stacy and Chris advice about moving their relationship forward with 14 days of exercises.

          Changing Your Attitude, Changing Your Life

          Dr. Phil talks with Stacy and Chris about how changing their attitude can help move their family forward and change their life.

          Maintaining a Successful Relationship

          Read Dr. Phil's formula for rebuilding a flawed relationship.

          Avoiding Wedding Disasters

          Weddings can be a hectic occasion for everyone involved. Dr. Phil gives advice on avoiding wedding disasters that every bride and mother should know.

          Moving Past Your One Big Fight

          Even though it's okay to disagree in a marriage, says Dr. Phil, boundaries need to be set to maintain the emotional health of the relationship.

          Building Your Personal Profile

          If you're not happy in your relationship, your needs are not being met. Take this exercise in self-discovery to understand what your needs are so you can make them known to your partner.

          Controlling Jealousy

          Is your jealousy tearing your relationship apart? Dr. Phil has advice if jealousy is threatening your future.

          Controlling Envy

          Dr. Phil has advice if you are consumed with envy of everyone around you and feelings that nothing is ever good enough.

          Building a Partner Profile

          Dr. Phil offers some questions for you to answer to really get to know your partner and strengthen your connection.

          Chemistry Test

          Take this test to guage how your relationship lifestyle is working.

          Marriage and Divorce: The Statistics

          What the latest data reveals about who is getting married, when they're getting married and how many marriages are ending in divorce.

          Relationship Communication Test

          What type of communication pattern have you and your partner developed within your relationship?

          Sexless Statistics

          What the latest research says about how often Americans are having — and not having — sex.

          Conducting a Financial Fire Drill

          How couples can prepare for a financial emergency before it happens.

          Robin’s Words of Wisdom for Newlyweds

          Robin reveals the secrets to making her marriage to Dr. Phil work.

          Saving a Marriage

          Working your way back from the brink of divorce can be a full-time job. Couples need to have the tools to rebuild trust and infuse the relationship with the intimacy that it has lost.

          Family In Conflict Over an Interracial Relationship?

          Whether you are the person involved in the relationship, or the family member who opposes it, Dr. Phil has advice.

          Advice For Cheaters And Their Partners

          If you have repeatedly cheated, or are the partner of a cheater and can't seem to forgive or break off the unhealthy relationship, Dr. Phil has advice.

          Falling in Love Online

          Consider Dr. Phil's advice if you're investing time with someone you've never met.

          How to Spot and Deal with Passive-Aggressives

          Do you avoid conflict? Are you pessimistic? Dr. Phil has advice.

          Couples: Surviving PMS and Perimenopause

          Surviving the various phases in a woman's life is a couple's challenge, and Dr. Phil offers suggestions on what husbands and boyfriends can do to help manage and ease the symptoms.

          Relationship Health Profile Test

          Whether you're dating, married, or somewhere in between, you can take an overall look at the health of your relationship.

          Are You Ready for Marriage?

          Is getting married right for you? What do you need to know before you walk down the aisle?

          Opposites Attract, But Can They Last?

          When you're falling in love, differences may seem cute ... but within time, they can get annoying and threaten a relationship. Dr. Phil has advice for embracing differences and keeping your sanity.

          Stop Excusing Inexcusable Behavior

          If deception, infidelity, or other deal-breaking behaviors are threatening your relationship, Dr. Phil has advice.

          ‘My Mother-In-Law Drives Me Crazy!’

          What if your mother-in-law sent you magazine clippings about losing weight and "The ABC's of Civility"? Kathy calls her mother-in-law "a devil," and fears she could ruin her marriage.

          When Sex Threatens a Marriage

          After 20 years of marraige, Donald and Jeanine turn to Dr. Phil for help with their sex life.

          Roles in Marriage

          Is a battle of chores tearing your relationship apart? Can you not agree on whose job it is to clean or cook dinner? Dr. Phil has advice on how to make the division of labor work in your relationship.

          Dealing With a Jealous Spouse

          He's so afraid his wife will cheat that his cards to her practically read: "Happy Birthday ... Don't cheat on me." She can't take it anymore. Dr. Phil steps in.

          The ‘Honey-Do’ List

          Dr. Phil has insight on why your spouse doesn't seem to tackle — and then finish — projects on the "honey-do" list.

          Ultimatum: The Dog or Our Marriage

          Dean admits his dog Scotter is "aggressive." But is it fair for his wife to give an ultimatum?

          Out-of-Control Hobby?

          One husband's collection of more than 4,000 books is starting to interfere with his marriage.

          Dealing with Control Issues

          Whether it's you or your partner who's controlling, Dr. Phil has a strategy for change.

          Sexless Marriages

          Are you or your partner just not "in the mood" for sex on a regular basis? Sexless marriages are an undeniable epidemic, says Dr. Phil.

          Spouses Who Let Themselves Go

          Dr. Phil's advice for spouses who have changed and want to get themselves and their marriages back on track.

          Reconnecting with Your Partner

          No matter what your situation is with your partner, you can follow the same strategy. Here is a 10-step process for accomplishing a relationship reconnection.

          A Good Marriage

          After being happily married for 39 years, Dr. Phil shares some of his thoughts about what makes a marriage work.

          Dealing With Your Partner’s Past

          Many couples face the problem of dealing with each other's past relationships and activities. How can you resolve your feelings?

          Managing Your In-Laws

          If you plan on sticking with your spouse, then you're also stuck with your in-laws, so you might as well learn how to cope with them.

          Fixing a Broken Marriage

          Most people in America are too quick to get divorced, according to Dr. Phil. You can take steps to try repairing your marriage.

          Calling It Quits: Are You Ready for Divorce?

          If you want out of your marriage, Dr. Phil believes you have to earn your way out. (Suffering doesn't count.) Answer the five questions in Dr. Phil's Divorce Readiness Test.

          Contaminating a Relationship

          Do you know what "bad spirits" you bring into your relationships? Find out more about your dark side.

          Ten Relationship Myths

          Don't expect your relationship to be like a Hollywood movie. Some long-held beliefs are simply wrong.

          Emotional Abuse: The Victim and Abuser

          You may not even realize that you're in an emotionally abusive relationship. Whether you're the abuser or the victim, listen up to Dr. Phil.

          When a Baby Interferes With Your Marriage

          Coping with the new pressures of parenthood.

          Are You In an Emotionally Abusive Relationship?

          You may not even realize it if you're in an emotionally abusive relationship. But the consequences are devastating.

          Lifestyle Audit

          You can't have a bad marriage unless you work at it. Dr. Phil helps you uncover the behaviors that support the very things you don't want.

          How to Keep Elderly Loved Ones Safe

          In the United States, an elderly person is abused an average of once every five seconds. Whether at home or in a care facility, it is important to make sure your elderly loved ones are safe and protected.

          Before Separating from an Abusive Partner and Seeking Custody

          Civil and family attorney Areva Martin and the National Network to End Domestic Violence recommend the following tips for improving your chances of gaining custody after leaving an abusive relationship.

          Warning Signs of Future Mother-in-Law Problems

          In a recent poll, one quarter of divorced couples report that in-laws are “somewhat� responsible for their marriages ending, and the mothers-in-law get most of the blame. If you want to know ahead of time if you’ll have in-law issues, read Dr. Phil’s warning signs.

          Warning Signs of an Abusive Relationship

          Are you or someone you love in an unhealthy relationship? Dr. Frank Lawlis, Chairman of the Dr. Phil Advisory Board, says there are warning signs to look out for.

          Getting Back Together

          Are you in a rollercoaster relationship that is on again, off again, on again? Perhaps you divorced too soon and are now contemplating a recommitment to that same person? Dr. Phil implores his guests to do the necessary work to fix what was broken in their relationship before they head down the aisle a second time.

          Tips for Finding a Lost Friend or Relative

          Troy Dunn is a professional people finder who helps find missing parents, siblings and long-lost friends. He shares his top tips for conducting a search of your own.

          Internet Safety Resources

          The Internet is a playground for sexual predators. Learn how to protect your children with these Internet safety resources.

          Sibling Rivalry Quiz

          Do you have a distant relationship with your sibling? Did you used to be close, but over time you've gone your separate ways? Is this relationship causing stress in your life? Take this quiz to find out how much your sibling rivalry could be affecting all areas of your life.

          What Impression Do You Make?

          Are you aware of other people’s perceptions of you? Do you know what they may be saying when you walk away?

          Is Racism Part of Your Life?

          Is your circle of friends, family and coworkers as diverse as you think? Are stereotypes an active part in how you view other races? Take these tests to recognize whether racism, prejudice and ignorance play a part in your life.

          The Role of the Man in the Family

          Being successful as a husband and father goes much deeper than just being a good provider.

          Keeping the Peace in Your Extended Family

          Dr. Phil has advice for creating boundaries in your extended family and keeping the peace.

          Making Family Resolutions

          It's time to make a resolution to your family, and Dr. Phil gives you the tools to make it happen.

          Getting Over Sibling Rivalry

          If you think that sibling rivalry is just for kids, think again! Dr. Phil has advice for adults who want to get over the past and reconnect with their loved ones.

          Identify Your Parenting Style

          Dr. Phil offers the following test to help you identify your parenting style.

          How to Talk to Your Daughter about Sex

          Dr. Phil offers advice on how to have the "big talk" with your daughter.

          Bibliographical Resources

          Dr. Phil offers the following resources on spanking and parenting.

          The Five Factors for a Phenomenal Family

          You can create the family you've always dreamed about.

          The New Stepfamily

          The transition into a blended family can be a difficult one. Dr. Phil offers advice on the roles, rights, responsibilities and expectancies that each family member carries.

          Dating After Divorce

          What single parents need to know about how dating again can affect their children.

          Improving Your Relationship with Your Father

          Dr. Phil talks to women who say that problems with their dads have affected their lives.

          Life Law #8: We Teach People How to Treat Us

          Own, rather than complain about, how people treat you. Renegotiate your relationships.

          Breaking the Cycle of a Family Freeloader

          Dr. Phil has advice for those dealing with family freeloaders.

          Is It OK To Have An Only Child?

          Dr. Phil gives his thoughts about whether it's selfish to have an only child.

          Negotiating for More Children

          Disagree with your spouse over whether you should have another child?

          Family In Conflict Over an Interracial Relationship?

          Whether you are the person involved in the relationship, or the family member who opposes it, Dr. Phil has advice.

          Sex When the Kids Are Around

          "Claire" wants to know if it's OK to have sex with her boyfriend when her teenagers are home. Dr. Phil tells it straight.

          Advice For Miserable Millionaires

          Miserable millionaires turn to Dr. Phil for help. What can you do when money brings out the worst in people?

          Making the Holidays More Enjoyable

          Christmas doesn't have to be a time of stress! Find out how to add a little sanity to your holidays.

          How to Deal With Your Mooching Child

          Struggling with a freeloading child that can't seem to stand on their own two feet? Dr. Phil has advice.

          Making Peace with Your Past: Choosing Forgiveness

          Forgiveness, according to Dr. Phil, is what you do for yourself, not for other people.

          Stuck In a Time Warp

          How can Tiffany get her mom to change her out-of-date look for her upcoming wedding? (Out of date, in this case, is the same hairstyle for 28 years!)

          Open Up to Your Family

          Do you find it difficult to say "I love you" to your spouse or children? Do you hide your feelings and emotions because you think they make you appear weak?

          5 Tips to Achieve Harmony in Your Blended Family

          A blended family is often a difficult balancing act between the new spouse, the new stepchildren, and your own kids.

          Advice for In-Laws

          Is there tension between you and your new son or daughter-in-law? Are family events not what they once were? Dr. Phil has some questions for you to ask yourself.

          Managing Your In-Laws

          If you plan on sticking with your spouse, then you're also stuck with your in-laws, so you might as well learn how to cope with them.

          What Role Should a Stepparent Play?

          Being a stepparent is one of the most difficult roles any adult will ever assume. Agree on some very basic definitions of that role, and be alert to sensitivities associated with it.

          What Kind of Role Model Are You?

          Through your actions, your words, your behavior and your love, you can direct your children toward where you want them to go. What are you modeling?

          Your Parenting Style

          Dr. Phil offers the following chart and advice on meshing your parenting style with your child's personality.

          Why Are You Still Single? 5 Mistakes You Could Be Making

          Are you single and sick of it? Is it the men … or could it be you?

          5 Types Of Guys You Should Run From (Fast!)

          When it comes to men, how can you avoid the bad apples? Watch out for these five types:

          Dr. Phil’s Message To Anyone Who Feels Stuck In An Abusive Relationship: Violence Is ‘Not An Option’

          Victims of domestic violence can sometimes be afraid to leave the situation, and at times, even blame themselves for the abuse. But, Dr. Phil says nobody should tolerate being stuck in an abusive relationship, especially if their partner won’t recognize the issue.

          Online Dating Red Flags: Warning Signs of a Catfish

          With more than 40 million men and women online looking for love, there are bound to be some scam artists out there. Look out for these early warning signs that your love interest may not be who they say they are.

          Online Dating Scams: How to Tell If You Are Being Baited by a Catfish

          It's easy for some of the smartest people to get duped by catfish scam artists -- online imposters who try to win your love. Look for these clues to tell i

          Common Excuses of Abusers and Their Victims

          Do you wonder if you're in an abusive relationship? Read the following excuses that abusers and their victims give.

          How to Spot Online Dating Scammers

          With more than 40 million men and women online looking for love, there are bound to be some scam artists out there. Here are some warning signs that con artists typically use when trying to lure in their next victim.

          The Five Biggest Dating Mistakes You Didn’t Even Know You Were Making

          You're ready to settle down, but dating isn't coming as easily to you as you thought. Dr. Phil reveals to those looking for "the one" the five biggest dating mistakes.

          How to Spot a Potential Abuser

          If you’re afraid that you or someone you love may be getting into an abusive situation, Dr. Phil gives some signs to look for.

          Quiz: Are You a Sitting Duck for a Bad Girl?

          Are you an unsuspecting sitting duck for a bad girl? Take the quiz and find out!

          How to Keep Boundaries with a “Work Spouse”?

          Work spouses are the on the rise and can provide significant benefits, but there is also a downside. Should you commit? What you should know before you say "I do" at work.

          Quiz: Are You in an Abusive Relationship?

          The National Domestic Violence Hotline has a quiz for indentifying abuse. Answer these questions to find out whether your relationship is unhealthy and could be dangerous.

          Will Your Man Cheat?

          What if you could find out if your man is at a higher risk for infidelity before you married him? Dr. Phil and his panel of medical experts discuss the new science behind a cheater’s brain and what can be done if your loved one is at a higher risk.

          Warning Signs of Future Mother-in-Law Problems

          In a recent poll, one quarter of divorced couples report that in-laws are “somewhat� responsible for their marriages ending, and the mothers-in-law get most of the blame. If you want to know ahead of time if you’ll have in-law issues, read Dr. Phil’s warning signs.

          Warning Signs You May Be Dating a Married Man

          Author and former mistress, Sarah Symonds, gives her tips for recognizing the signs that a man you’re dating may be married.

          Partner Awareness Quiz

          How well do you really know your partner?

          How Your Online Profile Could Sabotage Your Future

          If you have an online profile, such as MySpace or Facebook, be aware, what you publish on the Internet for the world to see could end up sabotaging your future.

          Seven Keys to Dating Etiquette

          Learn the Seven Keys to Dating Etiquette from the MindFindBind program Dr. Phil developed with Match.com.

          The Dos and Don’ts of Dating Online

          Millions of people are logging on to dating web sites each year and finding the love of their life. You may be hesitant to give it a try, but don't let your fears hold you back. Read these tips for creating your best dating profile and how to stay safe in cyber space.

          Who’s Dating Online?

          It's not just desperate people who are using the Internet to find "the one." Read the results of a recent survey of single men who are dating online.

          The Character of Him

          It’s very important to know exactly the type of partner you are searching for. If you don’t, how will you know when you’ve found him/her? Dr. Phil walks you through the basics of discovering who your perfect match is.

          Love Smart

          Using tools and techniques from his book Love Smart: Find the One You Want -- Fix the One You Got, Dr. Phil teaches singles how to be smart when it comes to love and relationships.

          How to Land Your Man

          Once you have done some soul-searching to figure out what you want in a future husband, use these tips to go out and land Mr. Right.

          Quiz: How Well Do You Know Men?

          To get anywhere with a man, you need to be able to separate fact from fiction. Take this quiz to see how much you know about men.

          First Date: Dos and Don’ts

          In his new book, Love Smart: Find the One You Want — Fix the One You Got, Dr. Phil offers these tips for having a successful first date.

          Lost In Translation

          Do you really know what men mean when they say things like, "I need space," "I'll call you," and "It's not you, it's me"? Dr. Phil translates what they rea

          Infrared Dating

          In chapter nine of his book, Love Smart: Find the One You Want - Fix the One You Got, Dr. Phil empowers women with information-gathering tactics that will start real, substantive conversations with their date. It also explains how women can set up key situations to observe and get the real scoop on where they are and could be headed with their man.

          Waiting For Your Soul Mate?

          Are you searching for your perfect match?

          In a Rush to Get Married?

          Obsessed with tying the knot? Ask yourself these questions before getting hitched.

          The Female Orgasm

          Ninety percent of orgasm problems appear to be psychological in nature.

          Healing a Broken Heart

          Have you been dumped, betrayed or left so heartbroken that you didn't ever want to love again? How do you finally let go and move on?

          How to Let Go of Love

          Have you been dumped, betrayed or left so heartbroken that you didn't ever want to love again? How do you finally let go and move on?

          Steps for Succeeding as Newlyweds

          Weddings can be a hectic occasion for everyone involved. Dr. Phil gives advice on avoiding wedding disasters that every bride and mother should know.

          Advice for Dating a Married Man

          If you're involved with a married man, Dr. Phil says it's time to re-evaluate your situation.

          Controlling Jealousy

          Is your jealousy tearing your relationship apart? Dr. Phil has advice if jealousy is threatening your future.

          Marriage and Divorce: The Statistics

          What the latest data reveals about who is getting married, when they're getting married and how many marriages are ending in divorce.

          Falling in Love Online

          Consider Dr. Phil's advice if you're investing time with someone you've never met.

          Are You Ready for Marriage?

          Is getting married right for you? What do you need to know before you walk down the aisle?

          Dr. Phil’s Rules For Dating

          Wondering what you might be doing wrong in your search for Mr. Right? Dr. Phil has advice.

          Picking Up the Pieces of Your Broken Heart

          How to move forward and past the pain.

          Relationship Autopsy

          What went wrong with your previous relationships? How do you expect to move forward if you haven't taken a close look?

          Are You a Commitment-Phobe?

          In the last 10 years, the number of couples choosing to live together rather than tie the knot has gone up 72 percent. Dr. Phil helps commitment-phobes move forward.

          ‘Charming’ or Flirting?

          "My boyfriend is a big flirt, but he calls himself a charmer," says Katherine, 28, who's been dating Jason for two years. She asks Dr. Phil how she can make him stop — or at least see how hurt she is.

          Single and Sick of It?

          Dr. Phil gets real about why women who want to find a man and settle down are still flying solo.

          Dealing with Control Issues

          Whether it's you or your partner who's controlling, Dr. Phil has a strategy for change.

          Are You Ready for a Successful Relationship?

          Dr. Phil suggests you ask yourself these questions before attempting to find relationship bliss.

          Reconnecting with Your Partner

          No matter what your situation is with your partner, you can follow the same strategy. Here is a 10-step process for accomplishing a relationship reconnection.

          Waiting For A Marriage Proposal?

          Are you waiting and waiting for your boyfriend to propose? Are you already engaged but the date has been postponed?

          Contaminating a Relationship

          Do you know what "bad spirits" you bring into your relationships? Find out more about your dark side.

          Ten Relationship Myths

          Don't expect your relationship to be like a Hollywood movie. Some long-held beliefs are simply wrong.

          Emotional Abuse: The Victim and Abuser

          You may not even realize that you're in an emotionally abusive relationship. Whether you're the abuser or the victim, listen up to Dr. Phil.

          Are You In an Emotionally Abusive Relationship?

          You may not even realize it if you're in an emotionally abusive relationship. But the consequences are devastating.

          6 Ways To Affair-Proof Your Marriage

          There are no guarantees that you or your spouse will never cheat, but you can do your best to inoculate yourself against infidelity by plugging into your m

          Will Your Man Cheat?

          What if you could find out if your man is at a higher risk for infidelity before you married him? Dr. Phil and his panel of medical experts discuss the new science behind a cheater’s brain and what can be done if your loved one is at a higher risk.

          Warning Signs You May Be Dating a Married Man

          Author and former mistress, Sarah Symonds, gives her tips for recognizing the signs that a man you’re dating may be married.

          Seven Questions to Ask if Your Partner Has Been Unfaithful

          An engagement symbolizes a commitment you make to one special person. But Dr. Phil’s guests are accused of the ultimate betrayal: cheating on their spouse-to-be right before walking down the aisle.

          Tips to Keep You Away From a Con Man

          Candace Delong, former FBI Profiler and author, shares tips to keep you away from a con man.

          A Marriage Covenant

          Keep your marriage on track by writing your hopes, dreams and commitments with your partner.

          Strategies for Rebuilding a Marriage

          Strategies for moving past an affair and reconnecting with your partner.

          Quiz: Are You a Sex Addict?

          Sexual addiction hurts both the addict and the addict's loved ones. It tears apart families and destroys lives, striking at the core of relationships and human intimacy.

          Advice for Dating a Married Man

          If you're involved with a married man, Dr. Phil says it's time to re-evaluate your situation.

          Undivided Attention Exercise

          Imagine having your partner's undivided attention to tell them what you want and need. Use this exercise as a chance to do just that.

          Parental Legacy

          How do your parents affect your relationship with your partner? Answer these questions to discover what you learned from your childhood, and what you carry into your future.

          Relationship Lifestyle Profile

          Identify what it is in your lifestyle as a couple that is eliciting, maintaining, or allowing a bad relationship.

          The Five Tough Questions

          Just how dark are your feelings about your relationship, and just how negatively do you think about yourself and your partner?

          Relationship Problem Profile

          Identify the problem areas in your relationship.

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Audience Q & A

          Dr. Phil takes questions and comments from the audience about his groundbreaking series, "Relationship Rescue Retreat."

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Homework

          Try these assignments to give you insight into your relationship.

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Q & A with Dr. Phil

          Dr. Phil answers the questions everyone wants to know about his groundbreaking series, "Relationship Rescue Retreat."

          Relationship Rescue: Project Status

          Putting your relationship on "project status" means that you are consciously going to work on improving your situation each and every day.

          Relationship Rescue: It Starts with You

          Reconnecting with your partner begins with getting real about you.

          Personal Concepts Profile

          Take this questionnaire to stimulate your thinking about your current relationship and how it has affected you.

          Relationship Behavior Profile

          These questions will help organize and guide your thinking about why you feel the way you do about your partner.

          Building Your Personal Profile

          If you're not happy in your relationship, your needs are not being met. Take this exercise in self-discovery to understand what your needs are so you can make them known to your partner.

          Advice For Cheaters And Their Partners

          If you have repeatedly cheated, or are the partner of a cheater and can't seem to forgive or break off the unhealthy relationship, Dr. Phil has advice.

          Stop Excusing Inexcusable Behavior

          If deception, infidelity, or other deal-breaking behaviors are threatening your relationship, Dr. Phil has advice.

          Forgiving a Deceased Partner

          How do you reconcile sadness and anger when a cheating partner dies?

          Getting Past an Affair

          The aftermath of an affair may not make it worthwhile at all.

          Dealing With a Jealous Spouse

          He's so afraid his wife will cheat that his cards to her practically read: "Happy Birthday ... Don't cheat on me." She can't take it anymore. Dr. Phil steps in.

          ‘Charming’ or Flirting?

          "My boyfriend is a big flirt, but he calls himself a charmer," says Katherine, 28, who's been dating Jason for two years. She asks Dr. Phil how she can make him stop — or at least see how hurt she is.

          Is Internet Pornography Cheating?

          Internet pornography is a growing trend that has many people worried about their relationships.

          Boys’ Night Out

          Does your boyfriend or husband seem to have one too many "boys' nights out?" Do you wonder what goes on when he's out with "the guys?" Does it bother you?

          Moving Forward after Infidelity

          Have you or your partner strayed from your marriage? Dr. Phil gets real on infidelity.

          The 9 Biggest Myths About ‘Happy’ Couples

          Know what can chip away at a perfectly healthy, solid relationship? Believing myths about what other “happy” couples are or do.

          6 Signs Your Marriage Is Falling Apart – And How To Fix It

          Is your marriage at risk of falling apart? Take Dr. Phil’s “Marriage Inventory Quiz” — these are 6 signs that you or your spouse could be landing your marr

          5 Questions To Ask Before Tying The Knot

          Is getting married right for you? What should you consider before walking down the aisle? Ask yourself these questions:

          Hoarder’s Fiancé Gives Her Ultimatum: Your Junk Or Me

          Twelve years after getting divorced, Kelli and Richard are set to walk down the aisle again. But Richard has given his fiancé -- who's a self-declared hoarder -- an ultimatum: get rid of your junk or me.

          Common Excuses of Abusers and Their Victims

          Do you wonder if you're in an abusive relationship? Read the following excuses that abusers and their victims give.

          How to Spot a Potential Abuser

          If you’re afraid that you or someone you love may be getting into an abusive situation, Dr. Phil gives some signs to look for.

          Quiz: Are You a Bad Girl?

          Are you a bad girl? Take a quiz!

          How Jealous Are You?

          Is jealousy interfering in your relationship? Take this quiz to see if your jealousy is in check, or if it's likely to cause problems in your relationship.

          Quiz: Are You in an Abusive Relationship?

          The National Domestic Violence Hotline has a quiz for indentifying abuse. Answer these questions to find out whether your relationship is unhealthy and could be dangerous.

          The Five Biggest Mistakes that Threaten Relationships

          Dr. Edward Hallowell and his wife, Sue, reveal the five biggest mistakes couples make in relationships that lead to lack of communication and struggles

          Has Your Friendship Turned Toxic?

          If you have a friendship that has you thinking, this doesn’t feel as good as it once did, take a moment to reflect on why. Has it turned toxic?

          Controller Quiz

          There are five types of controlling people. Take this quiz to find out what type of controller you — or someone you know — may be and how best to deal with the behavior.

          How to Change Your Relationship with a Liar

          Dr. Phil offers steps to take to change your relationship with a dishonest person.

          Are You Being Abused?

          Are you being abused? Know the warning signs.

          Deal Making: How to Play the Game

          Do you hate to negotiate? Learn the tips on making the best deal.

          The Newlywed Quiz

          If you wonder if you really know your spouse, take this quiz together. These are basic questions that you should know.

          Breaking Negative Patterns in Relationships

          Dr. Phil says that you can't change what you don't acknowledge. Is your marriage in the ditch, and you're not sure how to get it back on track? Is your union fraught with character assassination, lying, fault-finding and unforgiveness? Dr. Phil offers tools to help break negative patterns and breathe new life into your relationship.

          Bishop T.D. Jakes’ Five Components to Decision-Making

          Haw many times have you realized you made the wrong decision, but it was too late? In his new book, Before You Do: Making Great Decisions You Won't Regret, Bishop T.D. Jakes, says there are five crucial components to making smart decisions that won't lead to a lifelong regret.

          Seven Keys to Dating Etiquette

          Learn the Seven Keys to Dating Etiquette from the MindFindBind program Dr. Phil developed with Match.com.

          The Dos and Don’ts of Dating Online

          Millions of people are logging on to dating web sites each year and finding the love of their life. You may be hesitant to give it a try, but don't let your fears hold you back. Read these tips for creating your best dating profile and how to stay safe in cyber space.

          Who’s Dating Online?

          It's not just desperate people who are using the Internet to find "the one." Read the results of a recent survey of single men who are dating online.

          What Impression Do You Make?

          Are you aware of other people’s perceptions of you? Do you know what they may be saying when you walk away?

          Is Racism Part of Your Life?

          Is your circle of friends, family and coworkers as diverse as you think? Are stereotypes an active part in how you view other races? Take these tests to recognize whether racism, prejudice and ignorance play a part in your life.

          Communicating with Emotional Integrity

          Use these steps to help you and your partner communicate more effectively.

          Getting Over Your Wedding Disaster

          If you regret something that happened on your wedding day, Dr. Phil has this advice for you and your family.

          The Price Kids Pay for Watching Their Parents Fight

          Two grown women reveal how watching their parents fight affects them even 15 years later.

          Undivided Attention Exercise

          Imagine having your partner's undivided attention to tell them what you want and need. Use this exercise as a chance to do just that.

          Relationship Lifestyle Profile

          Identify what it is in your lifestyle as a couple that is eliciting, maintaining, or allowing a bad relationship.

          The Five Tough Questions

          Just how dark are your feelings about your relationship, and just how negatively do you think about yourself and your partner?

          Relationship Problem Profile

          Identify the problem areas in your relationship.

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Audience Q & A

          Dr. Phil takes questions and comments from the audience about his groundbreaking series, "Relationship Rescue Retreat."

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Q & A with Dr. Phil

          Dr. Phil answers the questions everyone wants to know about his groundbreaking series, "Relationship Rescue Retreat."

          Relationship Rescue: Project Status

          Putting your relationship on "project status" means that you are consciously going to work on improving your situation each and every day.

          Relationship Rescue: It Starts with You

          Reconnecting with your partner begins with getting real about you.

          Personal Concepts Profile

          Take this questionnaire to stimulate your thinking about your current relationship and how it has affected you.

          Relationship Behavior Profile

          These questions will help organize and guide your thinking about why you feel the way you do about your partner.

          Avoiding Wedding Disasters

          Weddings can be a hectic occasion for everyone involved. Dr. Phil gives advice on avoiding wedding disasters that every bride and mother should know.

          Moving Past Your One Big Fight

          Even though it's okay to disagree in a marriage, says Dr. Phil, boundaries need to be set to maintain the emotional health of the relationship.

          Building Your Personal Profile

          If you're not happy in your relationship, your needs are not being met. Take this exercise in self-discovery to understand what your needs are so you can make them known to your partner.

          Controlling Envy

          Dr. Phil has advice if you are consumed with envy of everyone around you and feelings that nothing is ever good enough.

          Building a Partner Profile

          Dr. Phil offers some questions for you to answer to really get to know your partner and strengthen your connection.

          Chemistry Test

          Take this test to guage how your relationship lifestyle is working.

          Relationship Communication Test

          What type of communication pattern have you and your partner developed within your relationship?

          How to Spot and Deal with Passive-Aggressives

          Do you avoid conflict? Are you pessimistic? Dr. Phil has advice.

          Relationship Health Profile Test

          Whether you're dating, married, or somewhere in between, you can take an overall look at the health of your relationship.

          Which Games Do You Play?

          Whether you're aware of it or not, you're playing games that could be setting you back from what you really want. Take a closer look.

          Opposites Attract, But Can They Last?

          When you're falling in love, differences may seem cute ... but within time, they can get annoying and threaten a relationship. Dr. Phil has advice for embracing differences and keeping your sanity.

          Affair-Proof Your Marriage

          You can't control your partner's behavior, but you don't have to set yourself up to get hurt either.

          Advice for Perfectionists and Controllers

          If your perfectionism and need to control is damaging your relationships, Dr. Phil has advice.

          Mixed Signals

          Is your body language turning people off? Driving men away? Find out what messages you're sending — without even a word.

          Making Peace with Your Past: Choosing Forgiveness

          Forgiveness, according to Dr. Phil, is what you do for yourself, not for other people.

          Dealing with Control Issues

          Whether it's you or your partner who's controlling, Dr. Phil has a strategy for change.

          Reconnecting with Your Partner

          No matter what your situation is with your partner, you can follow the same strategy. Here is a 10-step process for accomplishing a relationship reconnection.

          Open Up to Your Family

          Do you find it difficult to say "I love you" to your spouse or children? Do you hide your feelings and emotions because you think they make you appear weak?

          The Parenting Test

          Find out if you're on the path to becoming a destructive parent.

          Stop Nagging and Criticizing

          Are you nagging your relationship into the ground? Listen to Dr. Phil's advice and stop the criticism.

          How to Fight Fair

          It's OK for couples to argue. In fact, it can be healthy and constructive. But there's a way to fight fair.

          Dr. Phil’s Rules for Fighting

          Its OK for couples to argue. In fact, it can be healthy and constructive. But there's a way to fight fair.

          Emotional Abuse: The Victim and Abuser

          You may not even realize that you're in an emotionally abusive relationship. Whether you're the abuser or the victim, listen up to Dr. Phil.

          How to Be a Good Girlfriend to Other Women

          You have to be a good friend to make good friends! Dr. Phil has tips on being supportive and loving.

          9 Tips For Bringing Passion Back Into Your Relationship

          Whether you’ve been married for decades or are in a new relationship, Dr. Phil’s tips can help you spice things up in the bedroom … or somewhere else!

          Sex Survey

          Dr. John Chirban, Ph.D, Th.D, a Clinical Instructor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School and a member of the Dr. Phil Advisory Board, is currently conducting a study to find out how people learned about sex growing up.

          Where’s the Foreplay?

          Learn why men and women are so different when it comes to sex and orgasms.

          Sexual Styles that Don’t Match

          Just when he's ready to get hot and heavy ... all she can think about is getting some sleep. Find out how to get your sex life in sync.

          Tips to Avoid Falling Victim to a Pervert

          Bob, a reformed voyeur and exhibitionist, shares tips to keep you out of the eye of Peeping Toms and flashers.

          Is Your Child Being Groomed by a Predator?

          The FBI estimates that there is one child molester per square mile in the United States. Could that predator be in your home? Could it be your husband, your father, or your trusted friend? Is your child being groomed by a pedophile? Don't miss Dr. Phil's warning signs.

          The Female Orgasm

          Ninety percent of orgasm problems appear to be psychological in nature.

          Sexless Statistics

          What the latest research says about how often Americans are having — and not having — sex.

          What Do Women Want?

          What really satisfies a woman? And why is sex such a big deal to them?

          Are Childhood Sexual Games Abuse?

          An anonymous caller asks Dr. Phil: "When do childhood sex games with your siblings become incest?"

          Sexless Marriages

          Are you or your partner just not "in the mood" for sex on a regular basis? Sexless marriages are an undeniable epidemic, says Dr. Phil.

          Is Homosexuality a Learned Behavior?

          Dr. Phil speaks to a mom who is wondering if her daughter is simply rebelling by having a relationship with a woman. Is this behavior learned?

          Your Troubled Sex Life

          It's no secret: Sex is important in a relationship. So when it's on the decline, what should you do?

          5 Questions You Need To Ask Before You Decide To Divorce

          Before you break your wedding vows and decide to be part of that statistic, Dr. Phil suggests you answer these five questions, which he calls his “Divorce

          Before Separating from an Abusive Partner and Seeking Custody

          Civil and family attorney Areva Martin and the National Network to End Domestic Violence recommend the following tips for improving your chances of gaining custody after leaving an abusive relationship.

          Divorce Don’ts While Online

          Did you know that what you post online can be used against you in court, especially in a divorce?

          Emotions to Expect when Going Through Divorce

          In his book, Real Life: Surviving the 7 Most Challenging Days of Your Life, Dr. Phil explains the variety of emotions you can expect to face while going through a divorce.

          Healing a Broken Heart

          Have you been dumped, betrayed or left so heartbroken that you didn't ever want to love again? How do you finally let go and move on?

          Traveling Hopefully: Q & A With Libby Gill

          Libby Gill answers some questions about her book, Traveling Hopefully: How to Lose Your Family Baggage and Jumpstart Your Life. Learn the keys to moving forward to a life you want.

          Traveling Hopefully: An Excerpt

          Read an excerpt from success strategist and executive coach Libby Gill's new book, Traveling Hopefully: How to Lose Your Family Baggage and Jumpstart Your Life.

          Life after Divorce

          If you suddenly found yourself single, would you be prepared? Dr. Phil offers advice for starting over.

          The New Stepfamily

          The transition into a blended family can be a difficult one. Dr. Phil offers advice on the roles, rights, responsibilities and expectancies that each family member carries.

          Undivided Attention Exercise

          Imagine having your partner's undivided attention to tell them what you want and need. Use this exercise as a chance to do just that.

          Relationship Lifestyle Profile

          Identify what it is in your lifestyle as a couple that is eliciting, maintaining, or allowing a bad relationship.

          The Five Tough Questions

          Just how dark are your feelings about your relationship, and just how negatively do you think about yourself and your partner?

          Relationship Problem Profile

          Identify the problem areas in your relationship.

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Audience Q & A

          Dr. Phil takes questions and comments from the audience about his groundbreaking series, "Relationship Rescue Retreat."

          Relationship Rescue Retreat: Q & A with Dr. Phil

          Dr. Phil answers the questions everyone wants to know about his groundbreaking series, "Relationship Rescue Retreat."

          Relationship Rescue: Project Status

          Putting your relationship on "project status" means that you are consciously going to work on improving your situation each and every day.

          Relationship Rescue: It Starts with You

          Reconnecting with your partner begins with getting real about you.

          Personal Concepts Profile

          Take this questionnaire to stimulate your thinking about your current relationship and how it has affected you.

          Relationship Behavior Profile

          These questions will help organize and guide your thinking about why you feel the way you do about your partner.

          Building Your Personal Profile

          If you're not happy in your relationship, your needs are not being met. Take this exercise in self-discovery to understand what your needs are so you can make them known to your partner.

          Marriage and Divorce: The Statistics

          What the latest data reveals about who is getting married, when they're getting married and how many marriages are ending in divorce.

          Relationship Health Profile Test

          Whether you're dating, married, or somewhere in between, you can take an overall look at the health of your relationship.

          Divorce Survival Tips

          Know your rights when it comes to spousal support, child support and marital assets to protect yourself if you're getting a divorce -- you're not as powerless as you may feel.

          When Staying Together for the Kids Isn’t Best

          Divorce should never be taken lightly. Neither should abuse.

          Calling It Quits: Are You Ready for Divorce?

          If you want out of your marriage, Dr. Phil believes you have to earn your way out. (Suffering doesn't count.) Answer the five questions in Dr. Phil's Divorce Readiness Test.

          What Role Should a Stepparent Play?

          Being a stepparent is one of the most difficult roles any adult will ever assume. Agree on some very basic definitions of that role, and be alert to sensitivities associated with it.

          9 Tips For Bringing Passion Back Into Your Relationship

          Whether you’ve been married for decades or are in a new relationship, Dr. Phil’s tips can help you spice things up in the bedroom … or somewhere else!

          The 9 Biggest Myths About ‘Happy’ Couples

          Know what can chip away at a perfectly healthy, solid relationship? Believing myths about what other “happy” couples are or do.

          Why Are You Still Single? 5 Mistakes You Could Be Making

          Are you single and sick of it? Is it the men … or could it be you?

          5 Types Of Guys You Should Run From (Fast!)

          When it comes to men, how can you avoid the bad apples? Watch out for these five types:

          6 Signs Your Marriage Is Falling Apart – And How To Fix It

          Is your marriage at risk of falling apart? Take Dr. Phil’s “Marriage Inventory Quiz” — these are 6 signs that you or your spouse could be landing your marr

          5 Questions To Ask Before Tying The Knot

          Is getting married right for you? What should you consider before walking down the aisle? Ask yourself these questions:

          6 Ways To Affair-Proof Your Marriage

          There are no guarantees that you or your spouse will never cheat, but you can do your best to inoculate yourself against infidelity by plugging into your m

          5 Questions You Need To Ask Before You Decide To Divorce

          Before you break your wedding vows and decide to be part of that statistic, Dr. Phil suggests you answer these five questions, which he calls his “Divorce

          How The Aspire News App Could Save Your Life

          Planning a safe exit from an abusive relationship is a necessary and important step before leaving your partner. Robin McGraw, along with her foundation, When Georgia Smiled: The Robin McGraw Revelation Foundation, helped develop the Aspire News app — a free app that uses technology to assist victims in abusive situations.

          Dr. Phil’s Message To Anyone Who Feels Stuck In An Abusive Relationship: Violence Is ‘Not An Option’

          Victims of domestic violence can sometimes be afraid to leave the situation, and at times, even blame themselves for the abuse. But, Dr. Phil says nobody should tolerate being stuck in an abusive relationship, especially if their partner won’t recognize the issue.

          9 Warning Signs Of An Abusive Relationship

          Dr. Phil talks with Destinee and Shaila about their relationship, and whether they see any warning signs in their own behavior toward each other.

          How To Identify, Define 5 Different Types Of Abuse

          The Aspire Initiative, a free domestic violence education curriculum for tweens, teens and adults, to reduce the level of intimate relationship violence in the United States, founded by Robin McGraw through her When Georgia Smiled foundation, offers these definitions for five different types of abuse, courtesy of LoveIsRespect.org.

          Hoarder’s Fiancé Gives Her Ultimatum: Your Junk Or Me

          Twelve years after getting divorced, Kelli and Richard are set to walk down the aisle again. But Richard has given his fiancé -- who's a self-declared hoarder -- an ultimatum: get rid of your junk or me.

          A Hoarder Lets Cameras Into Her Home (First Visitor In 14 Years)

          "Nobody has been to my house in 14 years," says Kelli, whose 14-year-old son has been forced to sleep on the couch since he was 5 so she can use his bedroom for storage. "I want to get rid of stuff but I don't know how to do it," she says, turning to Dr. Phil for help.

          Sex Survey

          Dr. John Chirban, Ph.D, Th.D, a Clinical Instructor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School and a member of the Dr. Phil Advisory Board, is currently conducting a study to find out how people learned about sex growing up.

          Online Dating Red Flags: Warning Signs of a Catfish

          With more than 40 million men and women online looking for love, there are bound to be some scam artists out there. Look out for these early warning signs that your love interest may not be who they say they are.

          Teen Domestic Violence Resources

          If your teenager, your friend, or even you are in an abusive relationship, there are places to go for help. The following resources are a good place to start.

          Tear Down the Wall and Bond with Your Child

          Dr. Phil has advice for overcoming difficult circumstances and learning to bond with your child.

          Where’s the Foreplay?

          Learn why men and women are so different when it comes to sex and orgasms.

          Why Do People Lie?

          Why do people lie? Dr. Phil gives some common reasons.

          Online Dating Scams: How to Tell If You Are Being Baited by a Catfish

          It's easy for some of the smartest people to get duped by catfish scam artists -- online imposters who try to win your love. Look for these clues to tell i

          Typical Patterns of Online Love Scammers

          Looking for love online comes with risks — so, you'll want to be sure you know the common methods used by love scammers.

          Red Flags for Girls: Eight Essential Directives for Strong Self-Esteem, Healthy Dating and Balanced Relationships

          Rebecca is a national speaker, advocate for victims of human trafficking, and the author of The Witness Wore Red: The 19th Wife Who Brought Polygamous Cult Leaders to Justice. She speaks to women about abuse and how to break the cycle.

          Common Excuses of Abusers and Their Victims

          Do you wonder if you're in an abusive relationship? Read the following excuses that abusers and their victims give.

          Are You a Victim of Stalking?

          Learn the behaviors that the U.S. Department of Justice classifies as stalking. Are you a victim of a stalker?

          How to Spot Online Dating Scammers

          With more than 40 million men and women online looking for love, there are bound to be some scam artists out there. Here are some warning signs that con artists typically use when trying to lure in their next victim.

          How to Keep Elderly Loved Ones Safe

          In the United States, an elderly person is abused an average of once every five seconds. Whether at home or in a care facility, it is important to make sure your elderly loved ones are safe and protected.

          10 Key Signs of Having an Addiction

          Do you wonder if your behavior is crossing the line into addiction? Psychotherapist Dr. Gary Stollman gives 10 key signs of having an addiction.

          Marriage Survival Guide for Tough Times

          If your marriage is cracking under financial pressure, Dr. Phil has advice for weathering the storm.

          Marriage Inventory Quiz

          Is your marriage headed down the aisle of divorce? Dr. Phil shares the six quickest ways to ruin a marriage. Take the quiz and find out if your relationship is at risk.

          The Five Biggest Dating Mistakes You Didn’t Even Know You Were Making

          You're ready to settle down, but dating isn't coming as easily to you as you thought. Dr. Phil reveals to those looking for "the one" the five biggest dating mistakes.

          Chore Personality Quiz

          Do you like to tidy up, or are you not very orderly? Take this quiz, by Dr. Sam Gosling, author of Snoop: What Your Stuff Says about You, to determine your personality when it comes to doing household chores.

          Before Separating from an Abusive Partner and Seeking Custody

          Civil and family attorney Areva Martin and the National Network to End Domestic Violence recommend the following tips for improving your chances of gaining custody after leaving an abusive relationship.

          How to Spot a Potential Abuser

          If you’re afraid that you or someone you love may be getting into an abusive situation, Dr. Phil gives some signs to look for.

          Quiz: Are You a Bad Girl?

          Are you a bad girl? Take a quiz!

          Quiz: Are You a Sitting Duck for a Bad Girl?

          Are you an unsuspecting sitting duck for a bad girl? Take the quiz and find out!

          Personality Test Results

          Today's guests were asked to take a personality test. See how they scored, and how you compare!

          Are You Addicted to Chaos?

          Do you think you could be addicted to chaos? Take the test and find out!

          Warning Signs of a Midlife Crisis

          Wondering if your partner is going through a midlife crisis? Some experts say these could be warning signs.

          How to Keep Boundaries with a “Work Spouse”?

          Work spouses are the on the rise and can provide significant benefits, but there is also a downside. Should you commit? What you should know before you say "I do" at work.

          Quiz: Is Your Son Ready To Be a Man and a Good Husband?

          In his new book, Straight Talk, No Chaser, comedian and TV/radio host Steve Harvey says there are some important things every young man needs to learn before becoming a real man. Take this quiz to see how your son stacks up!

          How Jealous Are You?

          Is jealousy interfering in your relationship? Take this quiz to see if your jealousy is in check, or if it's likely to cause problems in your relationship.

          The Real Teen Mom: Alarming Statistics

          The good news is teen pregnancy is down, but the bad news is it's still the highest in the western world. The stastics explore just how big a problem it is — and why there may be no winners.

          Six Steps to Protect Yourself in an Abusive Relationship

          More than 25 percent of battered women remain in a relationship with their abuser. Are you one of those women who stay? The National Network to End Domestic Violence shares the six steps to protect yourself and your children.

          Stay Safe Action Plan

          Sue Else, president of the National Network to End Domestic Violence, offers steps for staying safe after leaving an abusive relationship.

          Quiz: Are You in an Abusive Relationship?

          The National Domestic Violence Hotline has a quiz for indentifying abuse. Answer these questions to find out whether your relationship is unhealthy and could be dangerous.

          Will Your Man Cheat?

          What if you could find out if your man is at a higher risk for infidelity before you married him? Dr. Phil and his panel of medical experts discuss the new science behind a cheater’s brain and what can be done if your loved one is at a higher risk.

          The Five Biggest Mistakes that Threaten Relationships

          Dr. Edward Hallowell and his wife, Sue, reveal the five biggest mistakes couples make in relationships that lead to lack of communication and struggles

          Has Your Friendship Turned Toxic?

          If you have a friendship that has you thinking, this doesn’t feel as good as it once did, take a moment to reflect on why. Has it turned toxic?

          Warning Signs of Future Mother-in-Law Problems

          In a recent poll, one quarter of divorced couples report that in-laws are “somewhat� responsible for their marriages ending, and the mothers-in-law get most of the blame. If you want to know ahead of time if you’ll have in-law issues, read Dr. Phil’s warning signs.

          Controller Quiz

          There are five types of controlling people. Take this quiz to find out what type of controller you — or someone you know — may be and how best to deal with the behavior.

          How to Change Your Relationship with a Liar

          Dr. Phil offers steps to take to change your relationship with a dishonest person.

          Divorce Don’ts While Online

          Did you know that what you post online can be used against you in court, especially in a divorce?

          Sexual Styles that Don’t Match

          Just when he's ready to get hot and heavy ... all she can think about is getting some sleep. Find out how to get your sex life in sync.

          Sibling Abuse

          It has been reported that as many as 53 out of every 100 siblings abuse a brother or sister. It could be happening in your home without you even knowing it. Learn the warning signs if one of your children is being abused and the steps to take to stop it.

          Get Better Sleep!

          Dr. Craig Schwimmer is the founder and medical director of The Snoring Center in Dallas, Texas. He offers tips on better sleep hygiene -- a series of behaviors and patterns that promote good, healthy, restorative sleep.

          Financial Self-Tests

          Author Elizabeth Warren has financial advice for eliminating your debt and learning to save your money.

          Are You Being Abused?

          Are you being abused? Know the warning signs.

          If You Are Being Abused

          Know what to do if you are being abused.

          The Cycle of Violence

          Are you in an abusive relationship? Learn to recognize the cycle of violence.

          Warning Signs that Abuse May Occur

          Are you in an abusive relationship now, or could your relationship take a turn for the worse? Know the warning signs.

          Warning Signs of an Abusive Relationship

          Are you or someone you love in an unhealthy relationship? Dr. Frank Lawlis, Chairman of the Dr. Phil Advisory Board, says there are warning signs to look out for.

          Deal Making: How to Play the Game

          Do you hate to negotiate? Learn the tips on making the best deal.

          The Newlywed Quiz

          If you wonder if you really know your spouse, take this quiz together. These are basic questions that you should know.

          Warning Signs You May Be Dating a Married Man

          Author and former mistress, Sarah Symonds, gives her tips for recognizing the signs that a man you’re dating may be married.

          Breaking Negative Patterns in Relationships

          Dr. Phil says that you can't change what you don't acknowledge. Is your marriage in the ditch, and you're not sure how to get it back on track? Is your union fraught with character assassination, lying, fault-finding and unforgiveness? Dr. Phil offers tools to help break negative patterns and breathe new life into your relationship.

          Staying Safe at College

          As many as one in four college women are victims of rape or attempted sexual assault. Even more disturbing, 84 college men who committed rape said that what they did would not be defined as rape in their own minds. Learn the top five safety tips every student needs to know, and what to do if you've been sexually assaulted.

          Financial 911: Your Top Seven Money Questions Answered

          Has the current economic crisis left you frightened and confused? Along with top financial experts, Dr. Phil gives advice on protecting your assets and weathering a major money storm.

          Getting Back Together

          Are you in a rollercoaster relationship that is on again, off again, on again? Perhaps you divorced too soon and are now contemplating a recommitment to that same person? Dr. Phil implores his guests to do the necessary work to fix what was broken in their relationship before they head down the aisle a second time.

          Tips for Finding a Lost Friend or Relative

          Troy Dunn is a professional people finder who helps find missing parents, siblings and long-lost friends. He shares his top tips for conducting a search of your own.

          Bishop T.D. Jakes’ Five Components to Decision-Making

          Haw many times have you realized you made the wrong decision, but it was too late? In his new book, Before You Do: Making Great Decisions You Won't Regret, Bishop T.D. Jakes, says there are five crucial components to making smart decisions that won't lead to a lifelong regret.

          Partner Awareness Quiz

          How well do you really know your partner?

          Emotions to Expect when Going Through Divorce

          In his book, Real Life: Surviving the 7 Most Challenging Days of Your Life, Dr. Phil explains the variety of emotions you can expect to face while going through a divorce.

          How Your Online Profile Could Sabotage Your Future

          If you have an online profile, such as MySpace or Facebook, be aware, what you publish on the Internet for the world to see could end up sabotaging your future.

          Internet Safety Resources

          The Internet is a playground for sexual predators. Learn how to protect your children with these Internet safety resources.

          Sibling Rivalry Quiz

          Do you have a distant relationship with your sibling? Did you used to be close, but over time you've gone your separate ways? Is this relationship causing stress in your life? Take this quiz to find out how much your sibling rivalry could be affecting all areas of your life.

          Tips to Avoid Falling Victim to a Pervert

          Bob, a reformed voyeur and exhibitionist, shares tips to keep you out of the eye of Peeping Toms and flashers.

          FBI Cyber Division Tips for Protecting Your Child Online

          Imagine if you found out your teenage daughter was falling in love with an older man on the Internet and concocting a plan to be together 5,591 miles away in a war-torn country. This is an alert to all parents: Do you know what your child is doing on the computer?

          Co-Parenting with Your Ex

          Dealing with an ex when you have kids together can be difficult. Learn to put your child's best interests above your own and form an amicable relationship.

          ADD Screening Tool

          Take this quiz to determine if you may have ADD and need further evaluation.

          Seven Keys to Dating Etiquette

          Learn the Seven Keys to Dating Etiquette from the MindFindBind program Dr. Phil developed with Match.com.

          The Dos and Don’ts of Dating Online

          Millions of people are logging on to dating web sites each year and finding the love of their life. You may be hesitant to give it a try, but don't let your fears hold you back. Read these tips for creating your best dating profile and how to stay safe in cyber space.

          Who’s Dating Online?

          It's not just desperate people who are using the Internet to find "the one." Read the results of a recent survey of single men who are dating online.

          Is Your Child Being Groomed by a Predator?

          The FBI estimates that there is one child molester per square mile in the United States. Could that predator be in your home? Could it be your husband, your father, or your trusted friend? Is your child being groomed by a pedophile? Don't miss Dr. Phil's warning signs.

          Seven Questions to Ask if Your Partner Has Been Unfaithful

          An engagement symbolizes a commitment you make to one special person. But Dr. Phil’s guests are accused of the ultimate betrayal: cheating on their spouse-to-be right before walking down the aisle.

          Signs Your Daughter May Be in an Abusive Relationship

          Some research shows that 98 percent of teenage girls who have been abused continue to date the abuser. If you suspect your daughter is in an abusive relationship, these are some classic warning signs to watch out for.

          What Impression Do You Make?

          Are you aware of other people’s perceptions of you? Do you know what they may be saying when you walk away?

          The Character of Him

          It’s very important to know exactly the type of partner you are searching for. If you don’t, how will you know when you’ve found him/her? Dr. Phil walks you through the basics of discovering who your perfect match is.

          Overcoming Your Competitive Nature

          For some people, winning is everything, but their competitive nature is ruining relationships with their family members. Dr. Phil offers the following advice for competitive people to learn how to overcome their overly competitive nature, learn to relax and enjoy what they have.

          Tips to Keep You Away From a Con Man

          Candace Delong, former FBI Profiler and author, shares tips to keep you away from a con man.

          Love Smart

          Using tools and techniques from his book Love Smart: Find the One You Want -- Fix the One You Got, Dr. Phil teaches singles how to be smart when it comes to love and relationships.

          How to Land Your Man

          Once you have done some soul-searching to figure out what you want in a future husband, use these tips to go out and land Mr. Right.

          Quiz: How Well Do You Know Men?

          To get anywhere with a man, you need to be able to separate fact from fiction. Take this quiz to see how much you know about men.

          First Date: Dos and Don’ts

          In his new book, Love Smart: Find the One You Want — Fix the One You Got, Dr. Phil offers these tips for having a successful first date.

          Lost In Translation

          Do you really know what men mean when they say things like, "I need space," "I'll call you," and "It's not you, it's me"? Dr. Phil translates what they rea

          Infrared Dating

          In chapter nine of his book, Love Smart: Find the One You Want - Fix the One You Got, Dr. Phil empowers women with information-gathering tactics that will start real, substantive conversations with their date. It also explains how women can set up key situations to observe and get the real scoop on where they are and could be headed with their man.

          Waiting For Your Soul Mate?

          Are you searching for your perfect match?

          Is Racism Part of Your Life?

          Is your circle of friends, family and coworkers as diverse as you think? Are stereotypes an active part in how you view other races? Take these tests to recognize whether racism, prejudice and ignorance play a part in your life.