Stephanie, 32, has had several car accidents, two DUI’s and a suspended license. “But I think it’s important to understand that I’m not just some alcoholic that chooses to drink every day, I don’t want to be that person,” she says. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: At your final breaking point?
Stephanie has lived with her mother, Michele, since dropping out of college nearly a decade ago, and claims she drinks because Michele “ruined” her life.
Michele says she’s tired of supporting Stephanie financially. She claims her daughter and “all the drama,” is why she’s lost all her other personal relationships, which makes her feel sad, angry, and hopeless.
“I just want this to stop,” says Michele, admitting that she and Stephanie don’t know how to have a healthy relationship.
Michele’s ex-boyfriend and current roommate, Sandy, claims his relationship with Michele was ruined due to Stephanie’s behavior.
What insight does he offer into Michele and Stephanie’s relationship? Tune in to Friday’s Dr. Phil.
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