In this dramatic part two conclusion, hear more from Kaylie, a professional dominatrix who admits to smoking marijuana with her 14-year-old daughter, Gabrielle, as she vehemently faces-off with her ex-husband, CJ, and defends her position on parenting.
While CJ begs Gabrielle to return home, the heat turns up even more when CJ’s mother, Roseann, who called the show, joins the conversation. Roseann claims her granddaughter, Gabrielle, has spiraled out-of-control due to Kaylie’s negative influence and claims Kaylie needs to be locked up in jail. But Kaylie claims Roseann is just a meddling former mother-in-law who doesn’t know the full story. Watch as emotions run high, even backstage after the show, and find out how Dr. Phil is able to find resolution for a once happy family, who is now charged with conflict and finger-pointing.Read More
Divorced parents CJ and Kaylie are at opposite ends of the parenting spectrum when it comes to their 14-year-old daughter, Gabrielle, who is not in school, openly smokes marijuana, drinks, is having sex – and even claims to be in a polyamorous relationship.
Kaylie, who says she works as a dominatrix, claims this is just normal teenage behavior and her ex is just too “straight-laced and square” to understand Gabrielle, who is a creative spirit who can’t deal well with authority. Gabrielle says it was her mom who actually taught her about sex and love … so that’s why she says she moved in with her this past summer! Gabrielle says she grew up living in a bubble with all of these “perfect people” with their “perfect families” but now, she says she wants to couch surf and get high with her mother. She and her mother say they just wish CJ would open his mind and accept their lifestyle!Read More
Jessica, Amber, and Brittany say when their mother married Steve, they thought they had won the stepdad lottery.
But these sisters claim that behind closed doors, their new father preyed on them with “tickle games” that went too far, until CPS investigated, leading to Steve’s conviction of sexual abuse 10 years ago. Steve insists he’s innocent and agrees to take a polygraph test. Plus, Steve’s biological daughter claims she has a secret she’s been keeping for years.Read More
Sisters Jessica and Amber claim their nightmare began 27 years ago when their mother, Meloni, married Steve.
They claim their ex-stepfather sexually abused them when they were young girls until Child Protective Service got involved. Ten years ago, Steve was convicted of sexual abuse and had to register as a sex offender. But Steve maintains his innocence and says Jessica and Amber were brainwashed by their mother into lying. They confront each other for the first time in 10 years, and Steve takes a polygraph test.Read More
Dr. Phil continues his conversation with Trisha, a mother, and wife, who is live streaming her entire life.
Trisha claims she’s been bullied and harassed by her online “haters.” But Wendy, one of the women Trisha calls a “hater,” says it’s Trisha who has ruined people’s lives by live streaming their personal information, making negative comments about their appearance and even claiming they are convicts. Find out why Trisha was asked to leave the show and collapses on stage. And why did Dr. Phil almost have to call the paramedics?Read More
Trisha says she launched her YouTube channel “Truthfully Trisha” a year ago. She says not only is she dealing with her family’s disapproval but with people she calls her “haters,” who she says are out to ruin her life.
Trisha claims her “haters” have told her to “kill herself,” have sent the police to do welfare checks six times, and even sent her a pizza with black pepper that sent her into anaphylactic shock. She also claims one of her “haters” stalked her while on vacation and hit her with her car when she confronted her. Trisha’s husband, Sean, says he’s fed up with his wife’s streaming. He says he wants her to shut down her channel and focus on their marriage. Can Dr. Phil help Trisha disconnect from her channel and help her focus on her family?Read More
Dennis says he had pretty much given up on love until last October when he met the love of his life, his beautiful fiancée “Kimberly,” through a dating site.
Dennis says it was the start of an amazing romance and he knew he had found the woman he wanted to spend the rest of his life with. Dennis says “Kimberly” and her daughter left the U.S. on a business trip to Johannesburg, South Africa, where they were involved in a terrible car accident. He claims “Kimberly’s” passport expired while she was in the hospital and she ran into all kinds of problems in Johannesburg. Dennis claims when she finally left to return home, “Kimberly” made it to Istanbul then Amsterdam, where she was detained because of improper travel documentation and is currently stranded. Dennis says he has spent over $200,000 on his mission to get her home but he accuses corrupt overseas officials of scamming him. In a shocking twist, Dr. Phil reveals that the woman Dennis recognizes as “Kimberly” isn’t in Amsterdam she is in the studio and ready to meet Dennis for the first time.Read More
Dianne Lake says she was just 14 years old when she met Charles Manson. She says she was a love-starved girl who felt an attraction and deep connection to him. At age 14, Dianne says she became the youngest member of the Manson Family.
In her book, Member of the Family: My Story of Charles Manson, Dianne writes about her life during the two years that she was a member of the “Family.” Dianne claims Charles Manson beat her, raped her and passed her off to older men to have sex with. Find out why she says she remained loyal to him. What did she know about the murders that happened in 1969? How did she finally break free from the “Family?” And, what role did she play in helping to put him in prison forever? Plus, hear from a woman involved in a three decades’ old cold case that was one of the most high profile cases in Colorado Springs, CO. Denise says her 7-month-old brother was snatched from his crib in 1986, as he slept three feet from his parents bed. How was the baby taken without anyone in the house seeing or hearing anything? Denise says her family has been following up on leads for 31 years, some which have led them to different countries. What happened to her brother 31 years ago?Read More
Bree says her 53-year-old father, David, jumped into a relationship with 24-year-old Brooke after just knowing her for four weeks.
She says he then moved Brooke into his home, along with her two small children after only knowing her for a couple of months! And, Bree says she just learned on Facebook that her dad recently proposed marriage to Brooke without even telling her about it. Bree claims this is all part of Brooke’s scheming plan to get her hands on her father’s money. Bree claims this is a pattern with her father, but David says this time he was smart, and he has protected his millions with a prenup. He says he’s just happy that “young and beautiful” Brooke agreed to marry him in just one month in a wedding on the beach before setting sail on a romantic cruise. Can Bree stop her father’s wedding to his much younger fiancée? Or will David and Brooke decide to pursue their future plans despite Bree’s desperate pleas for her father to stop being manipulated.Read More
Jessie emailed Dr. Phil saying she was at her breaking point and absolutely desperate for help. She claims she has been living with an “evil psychopath” since she was 5 and she doesn’t know how to get away from her.
Jessie is talking about her stepmother, Laura. She claims Laura even attacked her and her 1-year-old daughter recently, ending with a Personal Conduct Order against Laura. Jessie also claims Laura is a hoarder. According to Jessie, Laura hoards all types of things, including animals – of which Jessie says she has 53! But Laura says Jessie is just a spoiled brat who makes everything about her. Laura claims Jessie is the reason why she is now just the “insignificant other” to Jessie’s dad, John. But John says he and Laura haven’t been in a relationship for almost a decade and that things have gotten so bad that he is now living in his garage! Jessie says her father is absolutely afraid of Laura and he needs to realize that she is not a good person to have around. Jessie says she wants Laura out of her home and life once and for all.Read More
Blended families are a challenge to navigate for anyone involved, but for Amber and her husband, Marcus, they say they are dealing with some major issues.
Amber wrote into the show because she says she can’t stand her husband’s ex-wife, Cari, and accuses her of alienating her stepsons. Amber also claims her husband’s ex has Munchausen syndrome and Munchausen syndrome by proxy. Amber claims Cari is overmedicating the boys and that she faked having cancer. Cari says she can’t be in the same room with Marcus for more than two minutes without a fight, and that Amber wants her sons to herself. Amber and Marcus want sole custody of their young sons while Cari says she is looking for a way to end the drama and co-parent in peace.Read More
Mark and his ex-wife, Melissa, claim their 17-year-old daughter, Malia, has been running away since the age of 13, dropped out of school in the sixth grade, and has become physically abusive to the family.
They allege that two years ago, 15-year-old Malia became involved with a now 35-year-old man — a man recently charged with offenses including contributing to the sexual delinquency of a minor, strangulation, and possession of a firearm — to all of which he has pleaded not guilty. Malia says she’s defiant because her parents are “too strict,” and when it comes to her boyfriend, she says she loves him and will wait for him to get out of prison if he’s convicted. Mark and Melissa say they fear if they can’t get through to their daughter, she’ll end up dead. Can Dr. Phil help Malia?Read More
Sixteen years ago, Greg and Amanda secretly married during college. Greg’s mother, Kathy, says when she found out, she showed her support by buying the newlyweds a plot of land adjacent to her home so they could build a house of their own.
Greg and Amanda built their home and had two sons, but say they had a much harder time building their marriage. Amanda says this is largely the fault of her mother-in-law. Amanda says Kathy initially came across as “elderly and sweet,” but, over the years Amanda claims Kathy has turned into a “monster-in-law” who is a “lying, vindictive, manipulative snake.” But Kathy claims Amanda has anger problems, has threatened to set her house on fire, punched Kathy on the side of her head five times before taking out a restraining order after claiming she was in danger and had her arrested. The two women haven’t spoken in over a year. Meanwhile, Greg and Amanda divorced with benefits, as they were still secretly seeing each other until two weeks ago when they broke up again. Amanda says she now has an ultimatum for her husband turned ex-husband turned boyfriend turned ex-boyfriend: “Choose between your mom or me.”Read More
Dr. Phil continues his conversation with David and his family, who say they are worried about his 21-year-old daughter, Danielle.
They claim Danielle is a violent, angry “devil” who becomes possessed when she’s angry. But are David and the family to blame for Danielle’s behavior? Is there something deeper going on with Danielle?Read More
David claims his 21-year-old daughter, Danielle, has spiraled out of control. He says she’s already been arrested twice, once for “clocking” a man she was dating in the face, and the second time for public intoxication.
He claims Danielle has violent rages, refuses to take her medications, does drugs,
and regularly drives drunk. His girlfriend, Carlijn, says Danielle is an attention-seeker and that David enables her. Danielle says there’s nothing wrong with smoking marijuana and that it is “helpful not hurtful,” says her “beatings” are justified and doesn’t care about what anybody says – including her family. Danielle’s mother, Lora, admits says she’s terrified of her own daughter. She wants Danielle to get back on track. Can Dr. Phil help Danielle?
Sherry claims she is absolutely terrified of her 8-year-old son and his violent outbursts. She claims her son kills animals, stole the neighbor’s dog, and crashed his grandfather’s car!
Sherry says her elementary school son is a genius who opened a credit online and purchased over $750 in items. Sherry blames her son’s behavior on his father, Todd, who she says lets their son do “whatever he wants.” Todd says his son is a “normal boy that’s a bit unruly.” He says his son’s behavior is a result of all the prescription medications that Sherry has had him on since he was 3 years old. Todd says Sherry doesn’t have the patience to be a mother and is looking for “quick fix solutions” to their son’s behaviors. Is there still hope for 8-year-old Douglas? Can these parents agree on a plan to help their son?Read More
Angie and Hunter say they have given up on forcing their son, Rivers, to go to school.
He’s now officially truant, and they are waiting for the courts to step in because they say the only way to get Rivers to school is with police escort. Rivers only wants to play music and video games, and he won’t follow any rules, according to his family. The parents say Rivers lashes out violently and verbally not only toward them, but his younger brothers as well. His Aunt Cindy wrote into the show saying she is concerned for the safety of her sister and the rest of the family. Both parents say they cannot enforce consequences on their son because of his fits of rage. They come together as a family to see how to regain control of Rivers and their lives.Read More
Stacey and Dan claim their 18-year-old daughter, Tylor, is a rageaholic who verbally, mentally and physically abuses their entire family.
Stacey and Dan say they have called the police 30 times and have had Tylor arrested 10 times in the last two years. They say Tylor went to jail for seven months in January because she violated probation, and Stacey and Dan say their daughter’s behavior is now worse because she refuses to seek treatment for her diagnosed mental health disorders. Stacey and Dan say they need to get their daughter’s behavior under control as she is now 7 weeks pregnant! Tylor says her parents treat her like the black sheep of the family. She admits she has some anger issues, but says it’s actually her parents who are abusive. Stacey and Dan deny Tylor’s accusations and say Tylor is a liar and has a history of false reporting them to police and CPS. Tylor also accuses her parents of brainwashing her younger siblings to hate her. Can this family come together for the sake of Tylor’s unborn child?Read More
Before Dakota turned 16 years old, she had already been in trouble with the law, placed on house arrest, and started the school year with an ankle bracelet.
Despite facing two recent arrests and a possible stint in juvenile hall, Dakota claims to be a rebel who has no respect for authority and claims to have no remorse for her rebellious behavior. Will she be respectful toward Dr. Phil? Her mother, Cydney, claims she cannot control Dakota and has given up disciplining her teenage daughter. She says she has been forced to use physical violence in self-defense just to protect herself. How will Dr. Phil react to Cydney’s parenting decisions? Plus, Dakota’s father, John, blames Cydney for their daughter’s behavior and comes face to face with Cydney for the first time in months. It’s a reunion you won’t want to miss.Read More
Susan says she is desperate for Dr. Phil to help her 27-year-old son JJ. Susan claims her son is a lazy, stealing, unemployed, violent moocher who refuses to support himself or his 4-month-old son because he prefers to waste his days lying around drinking while she foots the bill, so she kicked him out.
Susan’s husband, Steven, says his wife went out and bought a camper van and relocated JJ from his bedroom to the garden in the backyard where she continues to bring food and even money out to him. JJ claims his mother Susan is disrespectful and should do more to motivate him rather than constantly criticize him. Susan and Steven say a mooching son doesn’t come cheap and claim to have spent almost $60,000 keeping up with the lifestyle to which JJ is accustomed. They also claim JJ has stolen upward of $28,000 worth of their most treasured possessions, including a diamond ring and a very rare coin collection to sell for money to buy alcohol and drugs. After witnessing several violent outbursts from JJ, Steven say enough is enough and points the finger directly at his wife whom he calls the “ultimate enabler.”Read More