The Dr. Phil Family Returns: Alexandra Goes to Rehab

February 2, 2012
It's been six months since Dr. Phil told Alexandra he would no longer speak to her until she checked herself into rehab for what he believed was an addiction to prescription pills. Strung out and living on the streets, Alexandra gives in and accepts help. She's agreed to go "check out" the rehab facility — but will she stay? And, will her family rally around her?

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Rock Bottom
After desperately and repeatedly calling her mother for money, Alexandra finally relents and agrees to get help. Alexandra’s mom, Erin, documents the journey to rehab in Texas. When they arrive, Alexandra has second thoughts. Will she stay and get sober?

"I told my mom that I would be open-minded."

Will Alexandra Stay?
Alexandra's family is on edge, worried that she may leave treatment at any moment. Her sister, Katherine, questions Alexandra's motives. As Family Week approaches at Origins, Erin is eager to see her daughter's progress, but Alexandra’s father, Marty, appears to be a no-show.

"I don’t want to be sober; I just want to be home."

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