July 30, 2010
Dr. Phil follows up with Terry and Laurie, whose 20-year-old daughter, Amanda, admits to abusing drugs. Did the parents get a wake-up call about their enabling?
When Terry and Laurie last appeared on the show, they said they were desperate to save their daughter, Amanda, who admits to abusing OxyContin, cocaine and heroin. Dr. Phil met with the couple backstage to give them a wake-up call about how they are sabotaging Amanda’s recovery.
A Life Hanging in the Balance
Amanda admits that she started using drugs when she was 11 and says she will lie, steal and cheat to get what she wants. Is the young woman ready to kick her addiction?