April 14, 2008
Is your life in the ditch, and you can’t see a way out of the quagmire? Dr. Phil’s guests say they’ve lost money and careers, and now they fear losing their family.
Gambling with His Future?
Lisa says she feels betrayed because her estranged husband, Anthony, is leading a double life. She says Anthony had a great career as an accountant but was secretly gambling their money away. Now he’s jobless, homeless and living in their minivan.
Lisa says that Anthony’s lies and infidelity crushed her. Their eldest daughter, Keegan, says her father’s anger issues concern her the most.
On the Brink of Disaster
Shauna says her life is unbearable. She and her husband, Kevin, have filed for bankruptcy, the IRS is knocking at their door, and they’re taking care of a terminally ill son. Shauna says Kevin’s heavy drinking only adds to the chaos, but Kevin doesn’t think he has a problem.