Paige and her sister, Nikki, claim their mother, Leigh, is an alcoholic. They say when she’s not working as a bartender, she’s at the bar drinking.

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The young women claim their troubled relationship with Leigh started when they were teens and she abandoned them in a dirty house with no water or electricity to be with her boyfriend. They say now, she disappears for days and makes no effort to see them or her grandchildren.

Leigh says she’s not an alcoholic – she just likes to have a few drinks at the end of the day to unwind and doesn't believe her drinking is a problem.

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Dr. Phil asks Leigh to speak with a team from New Method Wellness Center, a dual diagnosis treatment center that addresses dysfunctional family dynamics and substance abuse, among other things.
See what happens after the show when Leigh meets with the New Method Wellness team. Will she agree to accept help?
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Today’s Takeaway: Reconnecting With A Loved One

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