October 17, 2008
Hoarding is a highly emotional issue that may seem horrifying to some, but for others, it's a complicated and difficult struggle. Dr. Phil takes an intense look at the life of Nancy, who is working to overcome this obsession.
When Nancy first appeared on the show, her home was so cluttered that her kids couldn't get into their bedrooms, there were multiple refrigerators jammed with spoiled food, and she even had a second house that was uninhabitable because it was so chock full of junk.
On the Move
After canceling on 1-800-GOT-JUNK1-800-GOT-JUNK FREE? three times, Nancy finally allowed the cleaning crew to remove some of the mess from her home. Then, Dr. Frank Lawlis, chairman of the Dr. Phil Advisory Board, and Dr. Steven Kanter, report on their work with Nancy.
A Family Affair
Nancy's kids react to the recent changes in the house and to their mom's recovery process. Hear their candid thoughts caught on tape.
Nancy says her boyfriend, Bob, has been drinking heavily and creating havoc in the household. You won't believe what Nancy and her friend, Randi, captured on video.