Four years ago Shaela was a married mom of two and working as a school counselor. Now she’s divorced, unable to work, and living alone in an RV.

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Her mother, Sandra, says Shaela’s world fell apart following a medical emergency, which she claims, changed her daughter “completely.”

Shaela’s stepfather, Bobby, claims she was “miserable” long before her mysterious illness in 2013, and her younger sister, Sara, claims Shaela has always been “all about the drama and making things about her.”

Shaela claims her family is lying about her, and also says she blames them for her 8-year-old son being removed from her care.

On Thursday’s episode, Dr. Phil tells Shaela, “You present in a way that is unfocused and all over the chart.”

“What I want you to do, is recognize that the only person you control is you,” he tells her.

Shaela is referred to Creative Care for diagnosis and a specialized treatment plan. Does she accept?

This episode airs Thursday. Find out where you can watch here.

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