November 25, 2016
Marilyn says she and her ex-husband Joey are trying to help their son Ryan (an admitted recovering heroin addict), get back on his feet. Ryan’s sister, Christe, admits she’s upset that Marilyn and Joey are supporting Ryan when her husband has a life-threatening heart condition, and she says she needs help, too.
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In the video above, Christe says they had to sell their house just to pay medical bills. “I asked my dad if we could stay there for a few months and he told me no – that my brother was living there.” She claims her parents are enabling Ryan.
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“It’s tough because I see my brother knowingly destroy his life every day, while my husband fights for his,” says Christe.
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Marilyn says she has helped Christe by loaning her thousands of dollars. She also says Christe hasn’t paid her back. Dr. Phil asks Marilyn to consider why Christe might not be feeling supported. Tune in to Friday’s Dr. Phil to hear her response. Later, Ryan says his sister is trying to interfere with his recovery.
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