Pushy Moms?

August 12, 2011

All parents want their kids to succeed, but when does a competitive spirit cross the line? Supermodel Beverly Johnson has advice for moms on a quest to make their child a star!

 

 

Hear more from Dr. Phil about this show!

 

 


 

  

 

  

Controlling Mom or Concerned Parent?

Gina says she's so determined to make her 16-year-old daughter, Cidnee, a model that she puts the teen on a strict diet with rigorous exercise and even makes her do chores in high heels! Cidnee says Gina's criticism is damaging her self-worth, but she doesn't want to disappoint her mother. One of the world's original supermodels, Beverly Johnson, weighs in.


  

Will Beverly's insight help Gina change her controlling ways?

 


 

Pushy Pageant Mom? 

Linda says she wants her 16-year-old daughter, Sydney, to be Miss USA, but the teen wonders if this is more her mom's dream than hers. Find out what a professional pageant coach thinks after sitting down with this mother and daughter.


 

  

"She is a drill sergeant when it comes to pageants."

 


 

In Tune with Her Daughter's Desires

Louise says her 13-year-old daughter, Lexi, could be the next Miley Cyrus. Does Dr. Phil think the teen has talent? Plus, he shares some very important advice for all parents regarding encouraging your child's dreams.


 

 

 

"The only way to make it in this business is letting somebody see you." 

 

Hear Lexi sing!