Dr. Phil speaks with guests about defending themselves against the unexpected. Does your behavior make you a walking target?

"Boys Will Be Boys"
Tony will let his 3-year-old son handle sharp knives, lit candles and guns. His wife Christina says she fears for their son's safety.
Dr. Phil questions Tony's judgment.

What If ... ?
Daniela says she's a stressed out, paranoid mother, who can't get her irrational fears about her daughter's safety under control.



See what Dr. Phil advises Daniela.


Aida survived a carjacking and kidnapping. Dr. Phil talks with her about what she did right and what she should have done differently.

See Aida's story.


Robin's Story
Robin learned how to respond to a suspicious stranger after she and Dr. Phil were approached late one night.

See the response that worked.

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