September 22, 2017
Carrie says after being prescribed pain pills because of a series of medical conditions, she became addicted. She says she has been using Oxycodone for the last four-and-a-half years and has even used heroin. The mom of three admits to driving her children high and even taking drugs during school events.
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Her husband says her addiction has “destroyed” their family, and one of her daughters says she has gotten into a physical fight with her mother when she was high.
In the video above, Dr. Phil questions Carrie about what she has done to get her addiction under control, and he takes her to task when she claims she has been the victim “in some cases.”
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“I’m beginning to understand why you haven’t responded to treatment because you don’t want to own anything; you want to blame everything,” Dr. Phil says.