The family of an 11-year-old says they’ve been battling to save her from a suspected eating disorder that includes severely restricting her food intake and compulsive exercising.
Parents say their 11-year-old daughter hides food, avoids meals, compulsively exercises, and spends a lot of time looking in the mirror. Mom says they’ve checked her into multiple facilities to help her overcome her illness, but she’s been resistant.
Dr. Phil meets an 11-year-old girl whose parents say hides food, exercises compulsively, and may suffer from body dysmorphia.
A 13-year-old says she feels like she should be a role model to her 11-year-old sister who hides her food and exercises compulsively. Dr. Phil tells the teen she is not responsible for her sister’s behaviors.
A couple says their 11-year-old daughter has developed what they believe to be a severe eating disorder. Claiming that she hides food, exercises compulsively, and lies to cover up her activities, they say they’ve been battling to save her since she was 9.
A woman says she’s been dating a man online for four years and has sent him thousands of dollars – but she insists he’s a “loving and caring” man. Dr. Phil reads text messages her boyfriend sent her and points out why they don’t sound very loving.
A “Dr. Phil” producer in Nigeria goes to the hotel where a woman’s online boyfriend claims to live to try and bring him back to the U.S. What does he find – and how does the woman react?
A woman meets the man whose photos were stolen and used to dupe her.