November 23, 2004
A new desperate housewife is ready to spill her secret to Dr. Phil. Plus, he checks in with the other women and the secrets they could no longer hide.
See their journey so far.
Life in Danger
Michelle's secrets could ruin her marriage, destroy her children's lives and kill her.
Her compulsive shoplifting was connected to her father and her painful childhood.
She confessed she was an alcoholic mother who drank herself to sleep every night.
Her addiction to pain pills has been ruling her life for almost three years. She checks herself in to rehab.
She thought she had to stifle her dreams in order to be a good wife and mother.