Tatiana says from ages 6-25, her father forced her to do drugs so he could physically and sexually abuse her.
She also claims he tortured her and would beat her feet with a bat to the point where she couldn’t walk. At 12 years old, Tatiana claims her father pulled her out of school and started sexually assaulting her every single day. She says he installed security cameras and motion sensors around their home, making it impossible for her to escape. But that’s not all. Tatiana’s father impregnated her four times, and she bore three of her father’s children. At age 25, Tatiana finally escaped 19 years of torture, after her father was arrested for stabbing her twice in the chest! Dr. Phil sits down with Tatiana who tells her horrific tale of survival. Don’t miss it!Read More
Ava says that her one goal in life is to be Insta-famous and she’ll stop at nothing to get there, but she says her real-life relationships are suffering because of her online persona.
Her friends Haley and Maria say they are increasingly worried that Ava will either drop out of school or go too far in her quest for attention – which includes hard partying, underage drinking and risqué photos. Then, Christian says his social media presence is also ruining his real-life relationships, but unlike Ava, he says he is a social media chameleon; changing his content constantly depending on his current social circle. He says that after a dark period of partying and underage drinking, he was left lost and reached out to Dr. Phil. Can Dr. Phil help guide these two young social media addicts? Watch as he and his special guest, actress and social media star Amanda Cerny, pull back the curtain and attempt to get these two to drop their social media masks.Read More
A team of retired investigators, Kevin Gannon, Anthony Duarte, Mike Donovan and Dr. Lee Gilbertson, say a spray-painted smiley face could be the disturbing signature of a nationwide network of serial killers who target college-aged men.
The chilling symbol has been seen near many of the sites where these young men have been found in incidents that police ruled accidental drownings. But Oxygen’s new six-part true crime docuseries, Smiley Face Killers: The Hunt for Justice, follows six mothers who are in disbelief that this tragedy has happened to their family. Could the drowning deaths of these young men be the work of a group of serial killers who are still on the loose?Read More
On Monday, Dr. Phil didn’t allow exes Libby and Brian to appear on stage because he believed they had an inability to put their animosity for each other aside for the sake of their children.
Today, the outrageous accusations continue between these two parents. Find out what happens between Brian and Dr. Phil that almost left Dr. Phil asking Brian to leave the stage. Plus, Brian sits down with two of his oldest children for an emotional reunion. Will they forgive their father?Read More
Dr. Phil speaks with exes, Libby and Brian, who say they’ve been at war over the custody of their two youngest children.
Brian claims Libby has poisoned their children against him and is trying to erase him from their lives. Libby insists she has done nothing wrong, and claims it’s Brian’s abusive and demeaning behavior to her and their children that has them turning their backs on their father. Get an inside look at what went on before the taping began that left Dr. Phil almost canceling the taping altogether. Find out why Dr. Phil refused to allow Libby and Brian on his stage. You don’t want to miss the drama that occurs backstage. It’s a Dr. Phil like you have never seen before.Read More
Terrie says in 2017, her daughter, Kelly, accused her of molesting her 5-year-old daughter, Terrie’s granddaughter.
Terrie insists this is completely untrue and insists she has never molested anybody. Terrie says Kelly is tearing apart the family with her horrific accusations. Terrie says just before Kelly’s accusations began, she attended a week-long desert retreat that she believes completely changed her daughter’s personality. Terrie says Kelly tells people she saw aliens on the retreat who may have abducted, raped and impregnated her. Kelly says she is 100% convinced her mom molested her daughter. She claims her mom is a serial child molester who has also molested her and her sister, Katelyn, which Katelyn and Terrie say is completely untrue. Kelly says she is tired of her mother using the desert retreat as a means to tell everyone in the family that’s she’s “crazy.” She’s hopeful that with Dr. Phil’s help, she can finally expose her mother, whom she hasn’t spoken to in over a year. Did Terrie molest her granddaughter? Is Kelly just confused? Dr. Phil investigates; you don’t want to miss it!Read More
Michelle and her daughter Brianna say her oldest daughter Tia – who recently changed her name to Rose – went from being a mom with a great job as a physician assistant to being unemployed, living in her truck and speaking with a British accent.
Rose says she suffers from a rare condition called “Foreign Accent Syndrome,” which she developed a few months ago after suffering a stroke. Rose says she “speaks like Mary Poppins with a bit of Nicki Minaj.” But Michelle and Brianna say they are alarmed after witnessing some of Rose’s behavior on social media that reveals more than just a British accent, such as singing to birds and children and wearing costumes from the 1800s. Michelle and Brianna say they haven’t seen Rose in person in five years, but Rose says that has been her choice because her mother put so much pressure on her to be something she was not and now, she is living her most authentic life. Find out what happens when this family meets for the first time face-to-face in five years to try to figure out what is going on with Rose.Read More
Dustin, Chance and Nova claim their mother, Sonya, is a liar and manipulator who neglected them their entire lives.
According to the children, they grew up in deplorable conditions with no food or hot water in their house. Dustin claims his mother would spend money on fast food for herself and her boyfriend, while his siblings were starving – and he even had to sneak food into the house to feed them. When Nova was 13 years old, she claims Sonya packed up and disappeared, leaving her and her then 14-year-old brother, Chance, homeless without a place to go. But Sonya says she does not remember starving her children or locking them out of the house. Will Sonya be able to earn a place in her children’s lives again? Plus, hear what Dustin, Chance and Nova have to say to their mother after not seeing her for many years.Read More
Dr. Phil continues his conversation with Melissa and her mother, Michelle, who say time is running out for 14-year-old Destoni.
Melissa says her daughter’s outrageous behavior will land her in jail, or even worse, get her killed. Melissa says the house is not safe when Destoni is there and wants to send her to foster care. Before that happens, Dr. Phil wants Destoni to meet someone who could change the course of her life. But will she accept Dr. Phil’s offer? You do not want to miss this episode!Read More
Melissa says her 14-year-old daughter, Destoni, is aggressive, violent, and a bully.
At home, she has chased her sister and babysitter with a butcher knife. At school, Destoni yells accusations at teachers in the hallways, throws school supplies, and gets kicked out of class almost every day. But Destoni crossed a line when she threatened to shoot her teacher and other students, causing her to be suspended from two different schools. Melissa and her mother, Michelle, fear Destoni will end up killed or homeless due to her behavior. One thing is for sure, Destoni is just not functioning well in life.Read More
Sixty-four-year-old Josie says she met the love of her life, Victor, on Facebook. Even though he’s Nigerian, 30 years younger, and she’s never physically met him, she insists it’s true love.
She’s purchased a ticket to Nigeria and hopes to marry Victor, but her older sister, Carmen, her best friend, Angela, and her 19-year-old son, Anthony, say Josie is acting like a teenage fool. They believe Victor is conning Josie into marrying him for a green card. Dr. Phil took cameras to Nigeria to find Victor to see if he’s telling Josie the truth. Josie’s family says they want Dr. Phil to convince Josie that this relationship will never work. Is Victor who he says he is, and will Josie leave for Nigeria after hearing what Dr. Phil has to say?Read More
Kalan wrote into the show desperate for Dr. Phil’s help because she says her fiancé, Giovanni, made a major shift in his life goals.
Just two days after he asked Kalan to marry him, she says the Army veteran made a very serious decision to change his identity. Kalan says he has now taken on the persona of a superhero and will only answer to “Goose Wayne Batman.” Kalan says he refuses to take off his mask or eye makeup and although she’s loved him since she was 14, this may be too much to handle. “Goose,” as he refers to himself, says he just wants to help and protect people, and being “Goose Wayne” is a non-negotiable part of his life and also his full-time job. The two are engaged to be married, but Kalan says she doesn’t want to be walking down the aisle with a masked man.Read More
Dr. Phil sits down with Kerri Rawson, author of A Serial Killer’s Daughter: My Story of Faith, Love, And Overcoming. Kerri’s father, Dennis Rader, is also known as the notorious serial killer “BTK,” which stands for “Bind, Torture, Kill.”
BTK’s murder spree terrorized Wichita, Kansas from 1974 to 1991, when he strangled 10 people while living a double life as a hands-on father, provider and churchgoer. Rader was eventually caught and arrested in 2005 and is currently serving 10 life sentences for killing eight adults and two children. Kerri talks about how her life was immediately shaken the day the FBI informed her who her father really was.
Then, Dr. Phil speaks with Sherry Ballard whose daughter, Crystal Rogers, has been missing since 2015. During their search, Sherry’s husband and Crystal’s father, Tommy Ballard, was shot and killed. While both crimes remain cold cases, Sherry says she believes they are related. Former FBI Crime Profiler Candice DeLong looks at the clues and weighs in on what could have happened.Read More
Tiffany and Sheka from Monday’s show are not the only ones who accuse their ex-boyfriend, Erik, of constant lying and scamming throughout their relationships.
Today, Dr. Phil hears from ex-girlfriends Torri and Courtney, and even Erik’s ex-wife, Martha, who all have different stories to share about Erik’s deceitful behavior. Now that Erik has been revealed as an alleged con man, will he decide to change his ways? Find out at the end of this dramatic part 2.Read More
Tiffany says her relationship with her son’s father, Erik, was destroyed by his constant lying and empty promises, to the point where she completely cut him off and has not seen him in over three years.
Erik admits he has lied to his ex-girlfriends. Then, just this past year, Erik dated Sheka who says after doing research midway through their relationship, she uncovered his lies and put a stop to their wedding plans. So, when did Erik begin to con and deceive people? As Erik is accused of one lie more shocking than the next, his mom, Jody, says her son has been lying since he was a child. And, don’t miss part 2 on Tuesday, when more women come forward from Erik’s past.Read More
Jennifer says her 12-year-old son, Alex, is obsessed with playing violent video games. She says he has spent 20 hours straight killing people in his online gaming world.
Jennifer says her son’s violent gaming addiction is not only exacerbating his numerous behavioral issues, but she fears it may be the catalyst for him becoming the next school shooter. Jennifer says her son’s behavior is so extreme, he has even stabbed her with large metal tweezers and set a fire in an attempt to burn down their house. Jennifer has captured her son’s behavior on film and shares her shocking home video footage with Dr. Phil. You don’t want to miss what happens when Dr. Phil sits down with young Alex.Read More
Police called it one of worst crimes they’d ever witnessed. A 5-year-old boy held in a tiny cubbyhole in a closet under the stairs.
Jordan Bleimeyer was starved and abused, and was just 29 pounds when he was rescued. Dr. Phil went inside his closet of horrors when this story broke and exclusively interviewed his stepmother, Tammi Bleimeyer, who is now behind bars. She denied she ever hurt Jordan — but her children tell a different story. In an exclusive interview, they reveal how they snuck Jordan food and helped free him from his closet prison, saving his life.Read More
Harv and Lynne say their son, Mark, is an adolescent living in a 41-year-old man’s body. Mark is currently homeless and living in his beat-up car held together with bungee cords and glue.
But Mark claims he is “car camping” and not homeless. He says that he chooses to live in his car because it gives him the freedom to travel which broadens his horizons. His sister, Jill, says not only is Mark currently living in his car, but he was also using it to earn a living driving for a ridesharing company, until the hood popped on the freeway while he was driving a client, and Mark got fired. Mark’s family says he needs to get his life together, but Jill says their mother first needs to stop enabling Mark.Read More
Alethea says she feels like a prisoner trapped in a rage-filled relationship with her partner of 15 years, Kevin, and has even resorted to secretly taping his anger just to have proof.
Alethea says “The Hulk,” also known as “Kevin’s anger,” is so off the charts, that even strangers who have witnessed it have called the police. Alethea says if the anger doesn’t stop, she is done. Kevin says he believes his rage is a result of brain trauma — but is it? Dr. Phil gives them both answers when he reveals the results of an MRI brain scan which was performed on Kevin by internationally recognized neuroradiologist Dr. Bradley Jabour.Read More
While looking for a partner online, most people worry the person they meet might have dark secrets in their past — but for some women, dating a criminal is actually part of the search criteria.
Alexx says she loves dating prisoners and can’t stop. Alexx’s sister, Jenna, says she is desperate for Dr. Phil’s help because Alexx is speaking with at least seven convicted felons. She says her sister is trying to buy the love of these dangerous men. Alexx says she knows she is destroying her life with this illicit love, but her criminals need her. And, Suzie is also not giving up on her love behind bars. She’s married to an inmate and is trying to make it work by keeping a personal account of their love online and inspiring other inmates to connect with their loved ones through a blog called Inmate Blogger. Her mother, Penny, is not a fan of her daughter’s inmate marriage, and she says she’s worried for her daughter’s safety.Read More