Zip Code:
Provider Type:

          Generation Me

          December 04, 2009

          They’re self-absorbed, spoiled and entitled ” otherwise known as Generation Me. Learn why so many young people are pursuing fame and fortune, and are also miserable. And, find out if you’re unknowingly raising a child to be like this.


          Living above Their Means

          MTV correspondent Kim Stolz recently hit the streets of New York to find out how the younger generation feels about the label, Generation Me. Plus, meet a 24-year-old who wants to be rich and drive a Lamborghini and an 18-year-old who wants to own an island!


          “I’m still OK with being mediocre.”


          Spoiled and Entitled

          Bradley and Courtney explain why they deserve such a lavish lifestyle. Could their mothers, Christine and Monica, be enabling them to not be able to stand on their own two feet, as they pursue their goals of being on TV or making a lot of money?  


          Will Bradley and Courtney get a wake-up call?


          The Audience Weighs In

          Several Generation Me’ers in the audience tell Dr. Phil the biggest challenges young people face.


          “Do I want to be broke and unknown? The answer is no.”

          Be on the Show

          Need Dr. Phil’s Help?

          Share your story for a chance to be on the show!

          Special Thanks

          Related Resource

          Generation Me
          : Why Today’s Young Americans are More Confident, Assertive and Entitled — and More Miserable Than Ever
          by Jean Twenge, PhD

          Dr. Phil’s wardrobe by:
          GLENN LAIKEN
          Knoxville, Tennessee

          Tell Us Your Story

          Be on the Show! Text “PHIL” to 88500
          Be on the Show

          Know a “Bad Bride”?

          Are you a bridesmaid under pressure to look “perfect?” Is the bride demanding that all her bridesmaids lose weight and get into shape before the big day?

          Be on the Show

          Know Someone Refusing to Act Their Age?

          Is your son or daughter a moocher and refusing to grow up? Is your loved one having a midlife crisis or wearing inappropriate clothing?

          Be on the Show

          At War with Mom?

          Do you feel she is your worst enemy? Can you not believe you are related to someone you dislike so much?

          Be on the Show

          Is a Narcissist Ruining Your Life?

          Do you suspect your partner/ family member to be a narcissist? Do they behave in a way that leaves you confused, distressed and fearful?

          Be on the Show

          Fighting Over A Family-Run Business?

          Are you part owner in a family business and feel like you don’t get your fair share of profits?

          Help & Resources

          Find Treatment Centers and Therapists!

          Check out the mental health treatment programs that have assisted Dr. Phil guests.

          Feeding America

          Learn how you can help feed a child this summer.

          Be on the Show

          Have a Story Dr. Phil Won’t Believe?

          Want to appear on Dr. Phil? Text PHIL to 88500

          Simple Share Buttons
          Simple Share Buttons