When she first visited Dr. Phil, Stephanie said she had no job, multiple DUIs, a suspended license, was drinking a box of wine a day, and lived with her mother, Michele, who she said was to blame for her drinking. Michele claimed she’s spent nearly $300,000 supporting her daughter over the years and just wanted to be “done” being responsible for Stephanie. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Bad mother/daughter relationship?
Dr. Phil referred Stephanie to the residential treatment program at Hannah’s House at Origins Behavioral Healthcare
and Michele visited during family week. “I was amazed at the progress she made,” she says. WATCH Woman Who Relapsed After Alcohol Treatment Program Tells Mom: ‘I Drink Because Of You’
After completing treatment, Stephanie moved into a sober living facility but didn’t stay long.
“It was dirty. It was loud. The girls were rude. It was like a sorority house, and I’m sorry, but I’m too old for that,” she says. Stephanie left sober living and moved into a hotel. WATCH Alcohol-Dependent Woman Claims Mom Is To Blame
Michele says she packed up all her belongings, left the east coast and moved to Texas where she rented an apartment which she and Stephanie now share.
“Things just quickly fell apart,” says Michele in the video above.
She claims Stephanie is drinking, in trouble with the law; the two of them are fighting and “things are a complete horror show.”
Stephanie and Michele are back to ask Dr. Phil for his help once again.
to find out where to watch Friday’s episode. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Have a Volatile Teen, Parent or Sibling?Woman Who Relapsed After Alcohol Treatment Program Tells Mom: ‘I Drink Because Of You’