Prevent Teen Love Obsessions

When teens fall in love, they fear they’ll fall apart if they break up, so many get further into relationships before they’re mature enough to handle them. Follow these steps if you fear your teen is becoming obsessed in his or her relations

A Call to Action against Bullying

The alarming rise in the number of teens taking their own lives is leaving parents desperate for answers. Could you be missing cues that your child is in trouble? Do you know what is happening at your child's school?

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

Suicide Myths

A recent rise in teen deaths by suicide has parents and educators concerned. Is your loved one at risk? Dr. Phil sheds light on common myths.

Suicide Warning Signs

Suicide is the third leading cause of death among teens. If you suspect that your loved one is contemplating taking his or her life, heed the following war

Dos and Don'ts for Dealing with Suicide

During the time it takes to tape the Dr. Phil show, almost 200 people in America will attempt suicide. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, in 2015, someone in the U.S. died by suicide every 11.9 minutes. Learn the dos and don'ts o

Top 10 Things to Do Before Considering Surrogacy

Surrogacy can be a miraculous gift, a way of helping a childless or infertile couple fulfill their desire to become parents. According to Bill Handel, attorney and director of the Center for Surrogate Parenting, Inc., there are 10 things you must consider