January 12, 2017
Amy and her husband, Christian, are engaged in a custody battle with Christian’s ex-wife, Crystal. The couple claims that Crystal is vindictive and withholds his 12-year-old daughter and 8-year-old son from seeing them. But Crystal says she is trying to protect the children from what she calls a “never-ending nightmare.” Watch their stories here and here.
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WATCH: 12-Year-Old’s Plea To Dr. Phil: ‘I Am Asking You, Begging You, Please Help Make My Childhood A Little Easier’
In the video above, Dr. Phil questions Amy about why she referred to her 8-year-old stepson as her “little spy.” Hear her explanation, and see why Dr. Phil takes her to task for her behavior, and says to her, “You’re going to tell me you’re not interrogating this child?”
WATCH: 12-Year-Old Describes What It’s Like Being Caught In The Middle Of Her Parents Fighting
Will these parents decide to calm the chaos and put the children’s best interest first? This episode of Dr. Phil airs Thursday. Watch more here.