July 16, 2007
Meet three women ready to divorce their controlling and chauvinistic husbands. In a last-ditch effort to save their marriages ” and their sanity ” Tara, Amanda and Cherie turn their husbands, Scott, Nic and John, in to Dr. Phil’s Man Camp, an intensive week-long stay in The Dr. Phil House, designed to give them an attitude adjustment and a new appreciation for their wives. With toxic attitudes, explosive fights and abusive behavior, can these three couples repair the damage and save their marriages?
Part 1 summary:
Unbeknownst to the husbands, their wives are brought to The Dr. Phil House as well. While the men are away, the women get to play: by leaving a colossal mess for the men to clean up! When the men see the destruction and learn their time to clean has come, tempers flare. Furious, Scott refuses to participate and demands an explanation. After a heated discussion, he hangs up on Dr. Phil and storms out, leaving a broken-hearted Tara behind. Can she convince Scott to return with a participative spirit, or is this the end of their stay â€¦ and their relationship?