Melanie, 23, describes her hallucinations – including one involving Michael Jackson – that she admits occurred after she experimented with drugs.
Melvin has been married to his wife, Rachel, for eight years, but he has also been dating Chantelle for two years. Dr. Phil has stern advice for all the players in this love triangle. Will Melvin end up with his wife or his girlfriend – or no one at all?
Melvin says he is caught in a love triangle with his wife of eight years, Rachel, and his girlfriend of two years, Chantelle, both of whom he loves. See what causes Melvin to storm off stage. And, Dr. Phil doesn’t mince words when Melvin returns.
Melvin says he is torn between his wife of eight years, Rachel, and his girlfriend of two years, Chantelle, and he wants Dr. Phil to help him decide whom he should choose. Tension builds when the women meet face to face for the first time.
Dr. Phil answers questions from the audience about cyberbulling and what they can do to help themselves and their children. “We’ve got to tell these kids that telling is not tattling.”
Melvin says he is torn between the two women he loves: his wife of eight years, Rachel, and his girlfriend of two years, Chantelle. But Rachel says she’s fed up with the back-and-forth and wants him to make a decision so she can get on with her life – with or without him. The three come together for the first time on Dr. Phil’s stage.
Lindsay claims that from ages 13 to 23 she was one of 10 “maidens” and was sexually abused by an alleged cult leader – and she accuses her father, Carmen, of turning a blind eye. Lindsay confronts Carmen for the first time in more than a year. “You didn’t do your job as a father.”
“Parenting is not a sprint; it’s a marathon,” says Dr. Phi, as he explains a parenting goal you need for the long haul.
Lindsay says that at age 13, she was chosen by alleged cult leader Victor Barnard to be one of his 10 “maidens” and she was expected to perform wifely duties for him, which included cooking, cleaning and having sex with him, and she blames her father, Carmen, for turning her over to this man. Carmen says he had no idea what his daughter was going through, because Barnard had such a mental hold on him. Lindsay finally confronts her father on Dr. Phil’s stage.
Toni says her daughter, Kristine, is battling an alcohol addiction and has resorted to drinking hand sanitizer as a cheap way to get her fix. Kristine’s sisters say their mother enables Kristine, which is preventing her from getting her act together. Dr. Phil explains why he believes Toni is enabling her daughter.
Kristine is battling an alcohol addiction and has resorted to drinking hand sanitizer as a cheap way to get her fix. Dr. Pat Basu from Doctor on Demand explains the dangers of her new habit.
Kristine, 42, has been abusing alcohol for the last eight years, and her mother and sisters say her out-of-control behavior is destroying their family and killing her. They say for the last two years, she’s been getting drunk by consuming 4 o 6 ounces of hand sanitizer every day, as a cheap way to get her fix. “Dr. Phil” cameras follow Kristine through her day, as she battles her addiction.”
Sisters Ashley and Megan say growing up they were sexually abused by their step-grandfather right under their grandmother, Peggy’s, nose. But Peggy insists her granddaughters are lying about the abuse and have ruined her life. Is there any hope of fixing this fractured family?
Ashley and Megan say they were sexually abused for years by their step-grandfather, but although he has been convicted, their grandmother, Peggy, refuses to acknowledge that the abuse ever took place. Peggy insists her granddaughters are lying. Emotions run high when, after walking off stage, Peggy returns.
Ashley and Megan say they were sexually abused for years by their step-grandfather and claim their grandmother, Peggy, knew what was happening but did nothing to stop it. The sisters face Peggy for the first time in seven years.
Peggy’s husband, Joe, was convicted of 151 counts of sexual misconduct, but she refuses to believe that he molested her granddaughters, Ashley and Megan – despite her admission that she saw him in bed with one of the girls, with his hand on her legs.
Ashley and her sister Megan say they were sexually abused for years by their step-grandfather and claim their grandmother, Peggy, knew what was happening but did nothing to stop it. Peggy says Ashley is a liar and adamantly denies that her husband hurt her.
Nicole and Laura say their ex-husband and ex-boyfriend Rick has left them afraid for their lives. But Rick says his exes are spurned lovers who are plotting against him to ruin his life.
Your wedding may be the best night of your life, but when the party is over, creating a partnership is hard work. “Merging two lives can actually be very frustrating, says Dr. Phil in his Tip of the Day. Hear his best strategy for having your partner live up to your expectations and how to be the kind of partner who your spouse will cherish.”
Days after June “Mama June” Shannon denied reports that she’s dating the man convicted of molesting her oldest daughter, Mama June’s ex-boyfriend’s brother, Lee “Uncle Poodle” Thompson, opens up about the scandal that has rocked his family.”