: A teenager claims her father verbally, emotionally, and physically abused her, her mother, and her little sister for years. He adamantly denies it.
An 18-year-old says she decided five years ago that she never wanted to speak to her father again, claiming he was abusive. He adamantly denies her claims.
A man who pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual battery of a minor a decade ago now denies he committed the crime.
A man claims when he pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual battery of a minor in 2010, he wasn’t given a choice. He served 150 days in jail but maintains he did nothing wrong.
A woman says her identical twin is in denial about her dependence on alcohol, claiming she has witnessed her sister drink mouthwash, hand sanitizer, and cleaning supplies.
A woman admits that when it comes to alcohol, she will drink anything to “catch a buzz.” She says she’s tired of living this way but just can’t seem to quit.
A woman who admits that her willingness to drink everything from hand sanitizer to bug repellent has left her comatose and fighting for her life over a dozen times.
A woman who admits to drinking hand sanitizer and cleaning supplies just to “catch a buzz” says she developed an eating disorder as a child and later turned to drinking and drug use as a band-aid for a “lifetime of hurt.”
A woman with a history of substance abuse says she’s tired of living this way but just can’t seem to quit. Dr. Phil explains why he felt he needed “leverage” to get her to commit to going into treatment.