February 9, 2017
Kaitlin is six months pregnant with her third child and addicted to heroin. The 28-year-old, who is homeless and has lost custody of her two older children, says she gets high five times a day. Her mother, Joelle, says she’s scared for her daughter’s life, but also admits she enables her daughter’s addiction by giving her money -- approximately $10,000 over the last few years -- and paying for hotel rooms for her.
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In the video above, Kaitlin lets Dr. Phil cameras follow her -- and her mother – as they go on a drug run on the streets of Los Angeles, looking for heroin the day before meeting with Dr. Phil. How does Joelle explain going with her daughter and giving her more money for drugs?
WATCH: Family Of Drug Addict Pleads With Her To Take Help
Is Kaitlin ready to get sober? On Thursday’s episode of Dr. Phil, see what happens when he offers her the opportunity to enter a treatment program. Check here to see where you can watch.
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