Janis claims her daughter is an entitled narcissist and has been extremely toxic since she was 5 years old, but says things took a turn when Brooklin moved to L.A. in search of stardom.
Brooklin was married to an NBA star and lived the fast life in Hollywood with socialites, fancy cars, designer purses, and drugs. According to her mother, Brooklin has been to seven rehab facilities, spending over $200,000 of her mother’s retirement savings. Brooklin claims that was her past life; she’s now drug-free and has found God, yet her mother still treats her like she’s some kind of monster. Brooklin says she just wants her mother to back off, be supportive, and let her be the star she was meant to be. But Janis says Brooklin is still making life miserable for the entire family and that she fears her daughter will end up in a grave. Find out if Brooklin takes Dr. Phil’s guidance?
Plus, does your past dictate your future? This was the very question AnnaRose King set out to answer in her first debut film ‘Good Enough.’ King joins Dr. Phil to discuss ‘Good Enough’ which she wrote, produced, directed and stars in, alongside Academy Award, Emmy, and Golden Globe-nominated Hollywood legend James Caan. The film explores feelings of grief, loss, and the yearning of wanting to know more about a parent who passed away far too soon; a topic very personal to AnnaRose.Read More
For nine years, Tatiana was a member of a strict religious group.She claims she wasn’t allowed to celebrate holidays or birthdays, or get an education, and felt isolated from family and friends.
Tatiana says she wasn’t born religious but claims her husband, Robert, a devout Jehovah’s Witness, used her innocence about the religion to pressure her into becoming a member. But four months ago, she left the religion and now wants her husband to leave, too. To make matters worse, Tatiana and Robert say CPS recently put their children in foster care over what they claim was a misunderstanding. Now, they’re fighting to get them back, but Dr. Phil says their approach is all wrong. Will Robert leave his religion for Tatiana, and can they get their children back? Dr. Phil offers some advice, but will they take it?Read More
Melissa says she still cries daily over her mother’s death which occurred a year-and-a-half ago, and it’s turning her home life into chaos. She says the incident single-handedly changed her life.
She says the death still haunts her to the point where it has now seriously affected the relationship with her boyfriend of three years, Dave. Melissa says she and Dave used to have a great relationship, but for some reason, everything has been intensified since her mother’s death. Now, she and Dave fight about everything, and he says their relationship is hanging on by a thread.
Plus, Dr. Phil follows up with Kaitlyn, who claims she survived years of abuse at the hands of her UFC fighter husband. She says she lied when Dr. Phil interviewed her three years ago, and she’s finally ready to tell the truth. Her mom, Karen, says she’s had years of hell over this but that it’s also time for her daughter to step up and be a mom. Find out how Dr. Phil gets real with both of these young women who wrote in desperate for his help.Read More
Dr. Phil continues his conversation with Courtney, who claims her former friend Amie had fabricated multiple pregnancies and baby deaths.
Courtney claims Amie was very elaborate; from posting sonograms, ultrasounds and maternity photos to even having a baby shower for her expected twins. Courtney claims Amie has even gone as far as sending photos of stillborn twins to one of the supposed fathers-to-be. Amie insists Courtney’s allegations are all disgusting lies and wants her to back off and stop making a mockery of her lost children’s lives. For the first time in two years, these two women came face-to-face. Today, Dr. Phil asks Amie to answer many questions surrounding her pregnancies, such as why producers could find no death records of her deceased children. Will Amie be able to prove she is telling the truth? Plus, what causes Amie to walk off the stage and have an explosive meltdown backstage?Read More
Courtney claims her former friend Amie has lied about being pregnant three times and losing five babies in total.
Courtney claims Amie’s alleged pregnancy schemes were very elaborate and believable. She says Amie posted photos of her sonograms and ultrasounds, video of the babies kicking inside her belly, and even had a baby shower and maternity photos taken. Courtney claims there was even a balloon launch ceremony for one of Amie’s alleged deceased babies and photos of stillborn twins sent to one of the fathers. Amie insists she was pregnant all three times and says she is disgusted by Courtney’s false and hurtful accusations. Amie claims Courtney has started an online hate group in order to further harass her. In an attempt to uncover the truth, Dr. Phil producers spoke with the county coroner, the hospital, and even tracked down one of the supposed fathers-to-be. For the first time in two years, Amie and Courtney come face-to-face.Read More
Tasha says her daughter, Sierra, was a problem child from the start of her life.
Growing up, Tasha claims Sierra was no stranger to trouble. Tasha claims Sierra brought pot cupcakes to her high school and fed them to unsuspecting students, constantly lied, and falsely accused men of inappropriate sexual behavior. Tasha eventually started the emancipation process because she says she wanted to be released of the liability of her own daughter. Now, at 17, Sierra has run away far from her mother’s home to another state. Sierra faces her mother for the first time in more than a month. Sierra says she’s been on a spiritual journey to find herself, but it’s getting hard because she’s alone. Tasha says Sierra is no longer allowed in her home, but she loves her daughter with every fiber of her being. They come face to face to see if they can overcome their issues and begin the process to be a family again.Read More
David and Marla say they were shocked when a video emerged on social media of their 28-year-old son, DJ, walking the streets of Los Angeles naked. Both David and Marla say they are very concerned
They claim that DJ is delusional and say their son believes he’s engaged to Rihanna, works alongside the likes of Jay-Z, Drake, and Beyoncé, has amassed a fortune of $700 billion and is the most powerful person in the world, with Presidents Trump and Obama working for him. Marla and David claim DJ is violent and poses a serious danger not only to himself but also to others. DJ’s sister Moniece, one of the cast members of VH1’s Love & Hip Hop Hollywood, says her brother is at his most extreme place in terms of his emotions, and she claims that he is mentally ill and in denial. But DJ claims he is misunderstood by his family and says there is nothing wrong with him.Read More
John claims that his 12-year-old son Jack is possessed by evil forces that are instructing the boy to kill his family.
He says he’s so concerned that he started preparing for an exorcism. He claims to have a team in place ready to rid his son of evil because, if he doesn’t, then he may not be able to prevent the mass murder of his family or the unthinkable: he, himself, harming his own son in order to protect others. John’s ex-wife Jen says there is no way on earth she is going to let their son go through an exorcism because he is not possessed and says her out-of-control son is mentally ill. Jen claims the main issue is John, who she says uses harsh means, including spankings, to discipline their child.Read More
Jessica, Amber, and Brittany say when their mother married Steve, they thought they had won the stepdad lottery.
But these sisters claim that behind closed doors, their new father preyed on them with “tickle games” that went too far, until CPS investigated, leading to Steve’s conviction of sexual abuse 10 years ago. Steve insists he’s innocent and agrees to take a polygraph test. Plus, Steve’s biological daughter claims she has a secret she’s been keeping for years.Read More
Sisters Jessica and Amber claim their nightmare began 27 years ago when their mother, Meloni, married Steve.
They claim their ex-stepfather sexually abused them when they were young girls until Child Protective Service got involved. Ten years ago, Steve was convicted of sexual abuse and had to register as a sex offender. But Steve maintains his innocence and says Jessica and Amber were brainwashed by their mother into lying. They confront each other for the first time in 10 years, and Steve takes a polygraph test.Read More
Kaleigh says she hates her appearance so much that she rarely leaves her house. Kayleigh says she spends every waking minute comparing herself to, obsessing over, and imagining she is the models she sees online.
Kayleigh allowed cameras to capture her extreme daily rituals that she keeps secret from everyone. How will her mother and boyfriend react to what they see? Plus, Kayleigh bravely left her house for the first time in two weeks to speak with Dr. Phil. Find out what caused her to have a volatile meltdown which almost caused her to be removed from the airplane – all captured on Dr. Phil cameras.Read More
DNA unlocks a mystery from decades earlier. Sherri says she was shocked to receive a letter in the mail 16 years ago from a little girl, Sarah, who claimed they were sisters and shared the same father – a man named Wayne, a complete stranger to her and not the man who raised her since birth.
When Sherri confronted her mother, Betty, with the allegation, she claims her mother snatched the letter and hid it in her Bible until Sherri finally found it two years ago. To this day, Betty claims she didn’t know Wayne well, and it shouldn’t matter anyway because her daughter had a perfectly good life. Sherri’s older sister, Dana, claims Sherri was always treated like an outcast and as a result, she suffers from anger issues which affect her life and how she parents her own children. And later, hear from Sherri’s biological father, Wayne, and his daughter, Sarah, who wrote that fateful letter so many years ago. They say there are reasons why their relationship with Sherri has now become difficult. Will there ever be closure for this family?Read More
Dr. Phil continues his conversation with Crystal, who accuses her ex-boyfriend Anthony of sexually assaulting their 3-year-old daughter at least twice in 2016.
Crystal’s mother, Barbara, is added to the conversation. She claims Anthony is a “disgusting, lying abusive narcissist” and says she is certain Anthony violated her granddaughter. Anthony, who adamantly denies the allegations, says Barbara is just a “lowlife dirtbag” who has been sucked in to Crystal’s false accusations. Dr. Phil examines all the purported evidence of 3-year-old Marie’s alleged sexual assault by her father and reaches a conclusion. You don’t want to miss it!Read More
Crystal accuses her ex-boyfriend, Anthony, of the unspeakable. She claims Anthony sexually assaulted their 3-year-old daughter on at least two separate occasions in 2016. Although she admits she did not witness the assaults, Crystal says she is 100% convinced her daughter is telling the truth.
Crystal claims she’s brought proof confirming Anthony as the alleged monster she says he is. Crystal says that as long as she’s alive, Anthony will never breathe the same air as their daughter again. Anthony is adamant that he has never sexually assaulted his daughter or even touched her inappropriately. Anthony says Crystal is “crazy and a liar.” Anthony accuses Crystal and her mother, Barbara, of brainwashing and coaching his daughter into making these horrific claims. Did Anthony sexually assault the 3-year-old? Did Crystal invent this entire story? Can Dr. Phil expose the truth?Read More
Misti says her mother, Lisa, is a “raging alcoholic” who has failed rehab three times and was arrested and charged with her third DUI just days before appearing on the show.
Misti’s husband, Brent, says Lisa has a serious alcohol and pill popping problem, and it would be a “weight lifted off their shoulders if she just died.” Lisa’s siblings Jim and Deann say she’s an embarrassment to the family. They claim Lisa terrorizes their elderly parents so badly that police have been called at least 50 times. They also claim she has stolen their 90-year-old father’s cancer medication and also assaulted him. Lisa says she’s not an alcoholic – she’s just a person who likes to drink. So, is it too late for Lisa to change her lifestyle? Find out if Dr. Phil can give Lisa the reality check her family desperately needs.Read More
Mark and his ex-wife, Melissa, claim their 17-year-old daughter, Malia, has been running away since the age of 13, dropped out of school in the sixth grade, and has become physically abusive to the family.
They allege that two years ago, 15-year-old Malia became involved with a now 35-year-old man — a man recently charged with offenses including contributing to the sexual delinquency of a minor, strangulation, and possession of a firearm — to all of which he has pleaded not guilty. Malia says she’s defiant because her parents are “too strict,” and when it comes to her boyfriend, she says she loves him and will wait for him to get out of prison if he’s convicted. Mark and Melissa say they fear if they can’t get through to their daughter, she’ll end up dead. Can Dr. Phil help Malia?Read More
Sherry claims she is absolutely terrified of her 8-year-old son and his violent outbursts. She claims her son kills animals, stole the neighbor’s dog, and crashed his grandfather’s car!
Sherry says her elementary school son is a genius who opened a credit online and purchased over $750 in items. Sherry blames her son’s behavior on his father, Todd, who she says lets their son do “whatever he wants.” Todd says his son is a “normal boy that’s a bit unruly.” He says his son’s behavior is a result of all the prescription medications that Sherry has had him on since he was 3 years old. Todd says Sherry doesn’t have the patience to be a mother and is looking for “quick fix solutions” to their son’s behaviors. Is there still hope for 8-year-old Douglas? Can these parents agree on a plan to help their son?Read More
In this dramatic part two conclusion, hear more from Kaylie, a professional dominatrix who admits to smoking marijuana with her 14-year-old daughter, Gabrielle, as she vehemently faces-off with her ex-husband, CJ, and defends her position on parenting.
While CJ begs Gabrielle to return home, the heat turns up even more when CJ’s mother, Roseann, who called the show, joins the conversation. Roseann claims her granddaughter, Gabrielle, has spiraled out-of-control due to Kaylie’s negative influence and claims Kaylie needs to be locked up in jail. But Kaylie claims Roseann is just a meddling former mother-in-law who doesn’t know the full story. Watch as emotions run high, even backstage after the show, and find out how Dr. Phil is able to find resolution for a once happy family, who is now charged with conflict and finger-pointing.Read More
Divorced parents CJ and Kaylie are at opposite ends of the parenting spectrum when it comes to their 14-year-old daughter, Gabrielle, who is not in school, openly smokes marijuana, drinks, is having sex – and even claims to be in a polyamorous relationship.
Kaylie, who says she works as a dominatrix, claims this is just normal teenage behavior and her ex is just too “straight-laced and square” to understand Gabrielle, who is a creative spirit who can’t deal well with authority. Gabrielle says it was her mom who actually taught her about sex and love … so that’s why she says she moved in with her this past summer! Gabrielle says she grew up living in a bubble with all of these “perfect people” with their “perfect families” but now, she says she wants to couch surf and get high with her mother. She and her mother say they just wish CJ would open his mind and accept their lifestyle!Read More
Before Dakota turned 16 years old, she had already been in trouble with the law, placed on house arrest, and started the school year with an ankle bracelet. Despite facing two recent arrests and a possible stint in juvenile hall, Dakota claims to be a rebel who has no respect for authority and claims to have no remorse for her rebellious behavior.
Will she be respectful toward Dr. Phil? Her mother, Cydney, claims she cannot control Dakota and has given up disciplining her teenage daughter. She says she has been forced to use physical violence in self-defense just to protect herself. How will Dr. Phil react to Cydney’s parenting decisions? Plus, Dakota’s father, John, blames Cydney for their daughter’s behavior and comes face to face with Cydney for the first time in months. It’s a reunion you won’t want to miss.Read More