Dr. Phil doesn't claim to be offering eight-minute cures or a quick fix for his guests. The hard work begins when they leave the show. Dr. Phil checks back in with some memorable guests.


Kids Paying the Price?

Tami and Steve were concerned that their constant fighting was damaging their children.



View their first appearance.
How are they now?


Moocher No More?

After mooching off his parents for years, Ryan got a talking to from Dr. Phil.



See what happened.
Get Ryan's update.



Starting Over 
Ed and Ginger were overscheduled and overspent when they turned to Dr. Phil for help.



Watch their story.
They're back for more!