June 01, 2006
Are you convinced your child's going to be the next big star? Dr. Phil has advice to keep you from pushing your children beyond their limits, possibly stunting their emotional growth and robbing them of their childhood.
"I Love Pageants"
Julie has practically forced her family into bankruptcy by placing her daughters in hundreds of glitz beauty pageants. Her sister, Jamie, says that the pageants have torn their family apart.
Too Much Pressure?
Bridget is so determined that her 9-year-old daughter become a singing sensation, that she keeps her on a grueling schedule and punishes her when she makes mistakes. Her mother-in-law, LaJean, says Bridget is being too critical.