Bronwyn is in a contentious custody battle with Brett over their 5-year-old daughter, Bella. Bronwyn says Brett wasn’t in Bella’s life until she turned 4, when Brett was awarded physical custody and showed up with sheriffs to take the little girl from her. Now, Bronwyn claims Brett talks bad about her to Bella and says he is “alienating” her from her daughter.

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Brett claims Bronwyn is a “pathological manipulator” and he questions Bronwyn’s boyfriend, Justin’s, behavior with Bella.

After listening to the exes argue with each other, Dr. Phil has a powerful message. “Both of you are behaving in a very irrational fashion,” he says, after warning them to think twice about inviting the court into their lives.

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When Brett shows Dr. Phil videos that he says prove Bella is not safe in Bronwyn and Justin’s home, Dr. Phil turns the tables. “We have audio evidence of you alienating that child from the mother,” Dr. Phil says to Brett.

Hear more of Dr. Phil’s advice in the video above.

This episode airs Wednesday. And on Thursday, Bronwyn claims Brett has teamed up with someone from her past and they both have made up lies against her to CPS. Find out who’s behind the CPS reports. Check here to see where you can watch.

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