Danielle and Nick insist they were great parents to their now 8-year-old daughter. They claim it’s been nearly two years since Danielle’s sister, Kimberly, “kidnapped” their daughter and hasn’t allowed them to visit her.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Conflict so big it needs a Dr. Phil solution?
Kimberly says she has custodial guardianship of her and claims Danielle and Nick are drug addicts who neglected the little girl while they disappeared to do drugs. WATCH Aunt Claims Formerly Neglected Niece Is ‘Thriving’ In Her Care
Nick and Danielle admit they were drug addicts but say they’re in recovery now. They deny all of Kimberly’s accusations of neglect and are fighting to bring their daughter home.
“Character is a whole lot easier to keep than it is to regain,” says Dr. Phil in Today’s Takeaway.
He reminds viewers that being a parent “is a privilege - not a right.”
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‘Though I Was Using Drugs, I Was Never Neglectful,’ Claims Mom Of 8-Year-Old
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