Zip Code:
  
Provider Type:
Provider:
        Listings:
          PLAYING ‘They Always Told Me I Just Had An Overactive Imagination,’ Says Woman Who’s Been In Therapy Since Childhood

          ‘They Always Told Me I Just Had An Overactive Imagination,’ Says Woman Who’s Been In Therapy Since Childhood

          VIDEO

          October 17, 2017

          Danielle says ever since she was a child, she’s felt like she’s been treated differently “because of the medications I’ve had to take; the therapy sessions I’ve had to go to.”

          TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: I’m Living A Nightmare!

          Danielle’s mom, Lora, says when her daughter was 7, Danielle told her she heard voices. Lora claims a psychiatrist diagnosed her daughter with bipolar disorder, anger disorder, and OCD.

          Her father, David, says more recently, he took her to see a psychiatrist who he claims told him Danielle may suffer from another type of disorder.

          “They always told me I just had an overactive imagination,” says Danielle. The 21-year-old, who admits to self-harm and violent rages, says she is currently self-medicating with marijuana and alcohol. In part two of a two-part Dr. Phil episode airing Tuesday, Dr. Phil refers Danielle to Origins Behavioral Healthcare, saying “I don’t know what is going on but we need to find out.”

          Does she agree to go?

          Check here to find out where you can watch Tuesday's Dr. Phil.

          TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Nowhere to Turn but Dr. Phil?

          Dr. Phil Warns Guest, Self-Destructive Behavior ‘Absolutely Has To Stop.’

          Be on the Show

          Need Dr. Phil’s Help?

          Share your story for a chance to be on the show!

          Tell Us Your Story

          Be on the Show! Text “PHIL” to 88500
          Be on the Show

          Toxic Relative?

          Do you have a relative who you are completely at odds with because of their toxic behavior? Desperate for Dr. Phil’s help?

          Be on the Show

          I’m Living a Nightmare!

          Is your story so extreme that it’s unbelievable? Do you feel your problems have no end?

          Be on the Show

          Explosive Family Drama?

          Does everyone in your family have strong personalities and refuse to back down?

          Help & Resources

          Find Treatment Centers and Therapists!

          Check out the mental health treatment programs that have assisted Dr. Phil guests.

          Feeding America

          Learn how you can help feed a child this summer.

          Be on the Show

          Have a Story Dr. Phil Won’t Believe?

          Want to appear on Dr. Phil? Text PHIL to 88500

          Simple Share Buttons
          Simple Share Buttons