Across the country, families desperate to adopt a child have been targeted by an imposter in a fake adoption scheme that has made headlines.

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In part one of a two-part episode airing Thursday, the administrators of an adoption website, a couple hoping to adopt newborn twins, and a pregnant woman who claims her identity was stolen and used to further the pretender’s elaborate deception, tell their stories to Dr. Phil.

WATCH: ‘This Is An Individual That Is Not Well,’ Says Dr. Phil Of Guest Who Took Part In A Fake Adoption Scheme

But first, the imposter has come to Hollywood to face her accusers.

“I cannot remember when I’ve had a guest this volatile,” says Dr. Phil producer Patrick of his pre-show interaction with 24-year-old Gabby.

Watch the video above to see if Gabby makes it on stage.

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