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          PLAYING Today’s Takeaway: Intervention? Have A Plan Before You Start

          Today’s Takeaway: Intervention? Have A Plan Before You Start


          April 6, 2018

          Sisters Hillary, Heather, and Holli claim their mother, Shelly, is a raging and violent alcoholic who once knocked Holli out with a picture frame and attempted to kick Heather in the stomach when she was 9 months pregnant.

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          Even worse, they say their father, John, is putting his life at risk every single day because they claim their mom regularly abuses him. They claim their mom pushes, hits and chokes their dad, and once, even threw a hammer at him. They claim their mom regularly threatens to kill their father and leaves death threats in voicemails.

          Shelly completely denies she is abusive to anyone in the family and says her family is to blame for her drinking. In fact, Shelly claims she’s the real victim in all of this and that her husband is actually abusing her and supplying her with alcohol.

          Shelly’s daughters say that is just another one of the many lies their mother tells so she can keep on drinking.

          Will Shelly take responsibility for her drinking? Is John abusing her and supplying her with alcohol?

          Watch the video above to hear Dr. Phil’s final thoughts, and learn about how families can prepare before staging a structured intervention. Then, check here to find your local listing for Friday’s episode.

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