Lisa’s daughter, Misti, claims Lisa is a ‘heavy alcoholic
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Her family says Lisa has been hospitalized multiple times for alcohol-related accidents, injuries, and health issues; and was recently arrested and charged with her third DUI.
“You’re an alcoholic. And you’re killing yourself,” Dr. Phil tells Lisa on Friday’s episode.
“I don’t believe that I am,” she replies. “I just believe that I fell into some hard times, and started drinking too much.”
“You’ve not been held accountable. And you’re being held accountable now. You need to straighten up. You need to get yourself under control,” says Dr. Phil. “The question is – what do you want to do about it?”
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