Ask Dr. Phil

August 31, 2004

These guests want to know how to build relationships in a blended family, how to rein in a disrespectful 7-year-old and more. They turn to Dr. Phil for advice.


Caught in the Middle
Ken is worn out from trying to please his new wife, Brenda, and his 17-year-old daughter, Emily. He wants them to get closer so he can quit being the middleman.


What does it take to blend two families? 

 


Sinister Sevens?
Ben and Kara are at their wits' end with their 7-year-old daughter, Kailin. Outside the house, she's an angel, but at home, she's mean, rude and tortures her little sisters.


Where is this coming from? 

 


Dating After Divorce
Lainie is a recently divorced mother of three boys who is starting to date again. She wants to know how and when to introduce a new love interest to her boys.


See what Dr. Phil thinks.

 

 

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