Quiz: Could You Have PTSD?

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a complex anxiety disorder that may develop after exposure to an extremely stressful or life-threatening event — involving death, the threat of death or serious injury — with resulting intense fear, h

Tips to Help You Make a Decision

Liz Vaccariello, editor-in-chief of Prevention joins Dr. Phil to share secrets to becomeing smarter and happier. If you have trouble making decisions, follow these tips.

Warning Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse

The untimely death of several of celebrities, including former child actor Corey Haim, who were found with prescription pill bottles by their side, has brought the prescription drug abuse epidemic to the limelight. If you fear a loved one may be abusing p

Criteria for a Diagnosis of Psychosis

On the show "Surrogate Mom Faces Her Critics," Shelly says that she kept the babies she carried for intended parents Amy and Scott Kehoe because Amy allegedly withheld the fact that she has a mental illness. Dr. Phil says that too often, people with menta