Charlie and her sister Hannah claim that over the last five years, their mom, Teresa’s, personality has changed dramatically. They claim after she lost more than 100 pounds, she has been drinking, partying and dating many men
, some whom she met online and scammed her.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Know someone with outrageous behavior?
Teresa says her daughters need to leave her alone and let her live her life.
“It’s heartbreaking that I have been so misinterpreted and disrespectful, and I have so many judgmental people,” Teresa tells Dr. Phil on Tuesday’s episode
. “But where were these people when I was alone for almost five years?”
“I don’t come around lately because I can’t stand the person you’ve become, and I don’t agree with the lifestyle you’re living,” Charlie tells her mother.WATCH: ‘When You Get My Age, And You’ve Lived My Life, And You’re Perfect, Call Me,’ Woman Tells Daughter
Dr. Phil joins the conversation. “You’re a grown woman and you have the right to do what you want to do. But when you choose the behavior you choose the consequences, and every right comes with a responsibility,” he tells Teresa. “If everybody that has an intersection with your life is telling you the same thing, and you’re just poo-pooing all of it, to me, you lose credibility. There’s a big difference between assertiveness and aggressiveness, and I think you’re really confusing that.”
On Tuesday’s episode
, see what happens when Teresa meets the man from the picture whom she thinks she’s been speaking to online. Check here
to see where you can watch.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Bad mother/daughter relationship?
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