Dr. Phil continues his conversation with Christina, who emailed him desperate for help for her daughter,
Tara, who she says can be an angry monster.
Christina left the home when Tara was 13 years old, but now,
she says she’s worried that her daughter is in a toxic situation with the ex-husband she calls narcissistic
and his 22-year-old new wife who is 20 weeks pregnant. Today, meet the new wife and find out if Dr. Phil can
help this chaotic triangle.
Christina and Jim are divorced, and their 21-year-old daughter, Tara, is living with her dad and
his new wife who just happens to be the same age as Tara. Christina claims Jim was a horrible husband and a narcissist and she was forced to walk away from the family when Tara was just 13. Since then, she says Jim has let Tara get away with anything and now even allows her to work as a webcam model in order to help pay the bills! She says he is turning their daughter into a raging, angry monster with low self-esteem. Jim insists he’s a good parent and claims that Tara’s issues stem from being abandoned by Christina.Read More
Keith says his wife of 18 years, Sarah, is abandoning him and their four children for a man she met on the internet. But that’s not all — Sarah says she’s divorcing her husband for a 26-year-old pastor named “Kevin,” who lives in Kenya and whom she has never met in person.
Sarah says she’s madly in love with Kevin and plans to marry him as soon as possible. She says she has started the divorce process from Keith and will leave to Kenya in February when she receives her tax return. Keith and the rest of Sarah’s family say they are terrified Sarah is being scammed. They worry if she goes to Kenya, she will end up dead or sold into sex trafficking. Is Kevin real? Is Sarah being scammed? Dr. Phil sent a team to Kenya to investigate. You won’t want to miss what they discover!Read More
Dr. Phil continues his conversation with Brandi and Victor regarding their wild relationship and Brandi’s alleged
Brandi refuses to admit any issues with alcohol, even after it is revealed that she was too drunk to film her interview with
Dr. Phil staff in Los Angeles! Victor explains the devastating effects Brandi’s drinking has had on their 11-year-old son. Plus
Brandi’s mother, Stephanie, joins the show to discuss Brandi’s drinking and out-of-control behavior. Stephanie says she had no
choice but to kick Brandi out of her home after she claims Brandi pulled out her hair and slapped her fiancé. Brandi protests
until the end, claiming her mother is a “nut” with a “sick vendetta” against her.
Brandi says she is seeking Dr. Phil’s help to get back together with her ex-husband, Victor.
Brandi admits to multiple affairs while being married to Victor and claims Victor cheated on her throughout their marriage.
After discovering Victor was still in contact with his ex-wife, Brandi took a hammer to Victor’s music studio and caused $40,000 in damage!
In January, an altercation with Victor led to Brandi’s nose being broken but Brandi was arrested for assault and child endangerment. Brandi
has not seen Victor or their 11-year-old son since this event. Victor claims the real problem in his relationship with Brandi is that she is
an out of control alcoholic. Victor claims Brandi is drunk every single day and has been drunk and violent in front of their 11-year-old son
on numerous occasions. In the last 10 years, Victor claims Brandi has been arrested at least 12 times and received 3 DWIs. Victor believes
every arrest was due to Brandi’s drinking problem, including her latest arrest for shooting up the bedroom of a man she was dating with a
.38 revolver. But Brandi says she is not an alcoholic, just “an excessive person.” Does Brandi have a drinking problem? Is Brandi and Victor’s
relationship beyond repair?
Dr. Phil continues his conversation with Jody, Mike, their 14-year-old daughter, Michelle, and her 18-year-old boyfriend, Paul.
Jody and Mike accuse Paul of harboring their daughter after repeatedly running away. Mike and Paul discuss an explosive altercation that got so heated, Mike said he could “break this guy in half,” referring to Paul. Paul says he is ready to take care of Michelle — but he occasionally sleeps in a broken down car with no windshield. And, the explosive drama continues backstage!Read More
Jody and Mike say they can no longer parent their out of control 14-year-old daughter, Michelle.
The parents claim Michelle is doing drugs and drinking alcohol, repeatedly getting picked up by police, and hanging out with older boys. They also claim Michelle is a habitual runaway and has run away from home at least 10 times this year. Michelle says if her parents would just treat her like an adult, she would have no need to run away. During the summer, Michelle’s parents claim she disappeared for five days before being located at her 18-year-old boyfriend, Paul’s, house. Paul says Michelle is the love of his life and plans on marrying her. Paul says Michelle’s parents better get used to having him around because he’s not going anywhere. So what would it take to keep Michelle from running away? Can these parents possibly accept Paul and move forward?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
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
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
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
Dr. Phil continues his conversation with Trisha, a mother, and wife, who is live streaming her entire life.
Trisha claims she’s been bullied and harassed by her online “haters.” But Wendy, one of the women Trisha calls a “hater,” says it’s Trisha who has ruined people’s lives by live streaming their personal information, making negative comments about their appearance and even claiming they are convicts. Find out why Trisha was asked to leave the show and collapses on stage. And why did Dr. Phil almost have to call the paramedics?Read More
Trisha says she launched her YouTube channel “Truthfully Trisha” a year ago. She says not only is she dealing with her family’s disapproval but with people she calls her “haters,” who she says are out to ruin her life.
Trisha claims her “haters” have told her to “kill herself,” have sent the police to do welfare checks six times, and even sent her a pizza with black pepper that sent her into anaphylactic shock. She also claims one of her “haters” stalked her while on vacation and hit her with her car when she confronted her. Trisha’s husband, Sean, says he’s fed up with his wife’s streaming. He says he wants her to shut down her channel and focus on their marriage. Can Dr. Phil help Trisha disconnect from her channel and help her focus on her family?Read More
Dennis says he had pretty much given up on love until last October when he met the love of his life, his beautiful fiancée “Kimberly,” through a dating site.
Dennis says it was the start of an amazing romance and he knew he had found the woman he wanted to spend the rest of his life with. Dennis says “Kimberly” and her daughter left the U.S. on a business trip to Johannesburg, South Africa, where they were involved in a terrible car accident. He claims “Kimberly’s” passport expired while she was in the hospital and she ran into all kinds of problems in Johannesburg. Dennis claims when she finally left to return home, “Kimberly” made it to Istanbul then Amsterdam, where she was detained because of improper travel documentation and is currently stranded. Dennis says he has spent over $200,000 on his mission to get her home but he accuses corrupt overseas officials of scamming him. In a shocking twist, Dr. Phil reveals that the woman Dennis recognizes as “Kimberly” isn’t in Amsterdam she is in the studio and ready to meet Dennis for the first time.Read More
Dianne Lake says she was just 14 years old when she met Charles Manson. She says she was a love-starved girl who felt an attraction and deep connection to him. At age 14, Dianne says she became the youngest member of the Manson Family.
In her book, Member of the Family: My Story of Charles Manson, Dianne writes about her life during the two years that she was a member of the “Family.” Dianne claims Charles Manson beat her, raped her and passed her off to older men to have sex with. Find out why she says she remained loyal to him. What did she know about the murders that happened in 1969? How did she finally break free from the “Family?” And, what role did she play in helping to put him in prison forever? Plus, hear from a woman involved in a three decades’ old cold case that was one of the most high profile cases in Colorado Springs, CO. Denise says her 7-month-old brother was snatched from his crib in 1986, as he slept three feet from his parents bed. How was the baby taken without anyone in the house seeing or hearing anything? Denise says her family has been following up on leads for 31 years, some which have led them to different countries. What happened to her brother 31 years ago?Read More
Bree says her 53-year-old father, David, jumped into a relationship with 24-year-old Brooke after just knowing her for four weeks.
She says he then moved Brooke into his home, along with her two small children after only knowing her for a couple of months! And, Bree says she just learned on Facebook that her dad recently proposed marriage to Brooke without even telling her about it. Bree claims this is all part of Brooke’s scheming plan to get her hands on her father’s money. Bree claims this is a pattern with her father, but David says this time he was smart, and he has protected his millions with a prenup. He says he’s just happy that “young and beautiful” Brooke agreed to marry him in just one month in a wedding on the beach before setting sail on a romantic cruise. Can Bree stop her father’s wedding to his much younger fiancée? Or will David and Brooke decide to pursue their future plans despite Bree’s desperate pleas for her father to stop being manipulated.Read More
Jessie emailed Dr. Phil saying she was at her breaking point and absolutely desperate for help. She claims she has been living with an “evil psychopath” since she was 5 and she doesn’t know how to get away from her.
Jessie is talking about her stepmother, Laura. She claims Laura even attacked her and her 1-year-old daughter recently, ending with a Personal Conduct Order against Laura. Jessie also claims Laura is a hoarder. According to Jessie, Laura hoards all types of things, including animals – of which Jessie says she has 53! But Laura says Jessie is just a spoiled brat who makes everything about her. Laura claims Jessie is the reason why she is now just the “insignificant other” to Jessie’s dad, John. But John says he and Laura haven’t been in a relationship for almost a decade and that things have gotten so bad that he is now living in his garage! Jessie says her father is absolutely afraid of Laura and he needs to realize that she is not a good person to have around. Jessie says she wants Laura out of her home and life once and for all.Read More