Ask the Authors

May 30, 2007

Joined by authors Nancy Davis, Dr. Dan Siegel and Mitch Albom, Dr. Phil discusses how to be in the moment, live without regret and find true happiness, even when faced with challenges.

 

 

Something He Never Expected

When Nicole was diagnosed with a debilitating disease, she accepted her illness, but her husband, Sal, hasn't always been supportive and even contributes to her stress. They often argue, and she fears their marriage may be in jeopardy.

 

Can this marriage be healed?

 


 

Taking Control of Her Life

Nancy Davis, author of Lean on Me, was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis 15 years ago. Her doctors told her that life as she knew it was over. She decided to find her own answers and live life doing what makes her happy.

 

"It has helped so many different people in ways that I never could have even dreamed."

 


 

Talking to Your Teen 

Dana says her 16-year-old daughter, Whitney, changed overnight. Her grades went down, she started missing curfew, and she's been caught drinking and smoking.

 

 

Dr. Dan Siegel shares the secret for communicating with kids.

 


 

One Last Chance

Mitch Albom, acclaimed author of nine books, including Tuesdays With Morrie, shares insights into his new book, For One More Day. Plus, meet a viewer who was brought to tears while reading the novel.

 

What would you do if you had one more day with a lost loved one?

 


 

Smiling from Ear to Ear

Lisa, a member of the Women of Faith organization, first appeared on Dr. Phil signing alongside gospel singer, Sandi Patti. After the show, her life changed forever. 

 

"I'm smiling for joy!"