Amy says in 2006, she was called on a mission by her “angels” to “give up everything” to “serve humanity.” So Amy, who refers to herself as “Mother God,” says she left her three children, ages 2, 7 and 12, and started an organization called Love Has Won to “bring peace to the planet.”

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“How do you explain abandoning your children?” Dr. Phil asks Amy in an exclusive interview airing Monday.
“I did not abandon my children,” she replies. “I had to make a jump, and I had to make a decision.”

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“I’m really curious why you locked a child in the closet,” Dr. Phil continues, as he plays a video showing Amy banishing a young child to a closet. 
Hear her explanation in the video above as she denies locking the child in the closet – and Dr. Phil’s reaction.
On Monday’s episode, hear from Amy’s sisters and mother and why they claim she is running a cult that brainwashes people; allegations which Amy denies. And on Tuesday, meet the family of a follower who claims he was left for dead by Love Has Won; an accusation which the group contends is false. Check here to see where you can watch.

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According to media reports, “Mother God” - the spiritual leader of the group “Love Has Won” - was found dead and mummified in a mobile home in their Colorado headquarters on Wednesday, April 28. Amy Carlson, 45, reportedly had been dead for weeks, was in a sleeping bag and adorned with Christmas tree lights, glitter makeup and her eyes were missing. Seven group members have been taken into custody.