Shows This Week
Monday - November 23, 2015
Bad teacher? Michelle made headlines when she was accused of the unthinkable: showing up drunk to substitute teach children at an Oklahoma elementary school. Police say Michelle's blood-alcohol level was three times the legal limit. And her encounter with the police in the school parking lot was all caught on camera in what many believe looked like a lesson in bad behavior. But was Michelle really inebriated when she went to work? She swears there's another explanation for her appearance -- but will it pass the test? Then, don’t miss a preview of Dr. Phil’s guest role on the CW comedy Crazy Ex-Girlfriend!
Tuesday - November 24, 2015
Lauren says she resents her parents, Laura and John, for the life she says she lived as a teen. She claims that Laura neglected to teach her any life skills and encouraged her to drop out of high school in the eleventh grade and that John was more of a friend than a parent, who drank alcohol and used drugs with her and her teenage friends. John admits he was the “party dad,” who even hosted parties at his house, but says he used drugs and alcohol as a way to bond with Lauren. But is this just the tip of the iceberg? Lauren also claims that her dad had multiple affairs – including one with her mom’s best friend – and that her mom stole her identity and racked up $50,000 in debt – a claim Laura denies. Then, Dr. Phil drops the bombshell that John spent nearly two years behind bars and was dubbed the “Breast Pump Bandit”
by his city’s local news, for stealing thousands of dollars’ worth of breast pumps and selling them online. Plus, learn why Laura says she allowed John to bring another woman to live with them -- while she slept on the couch! It’s a Dr. Phil
episode you cannot miss!
Wednesday - November 25, 2015
On Tuesday, amid claims of drinking and doing drugs with teenagers and extramarital affairs, Dr. Phil revealed that Lauren’s father, John, had been dubbed the “Breast Pump Bandit” by his city’s local news, for stealing thousands of dollars’ worth of breast pumps and selling them online -- and admitted to taking Lauren on some of his shoplifting heists. Today, John admits that he’s addicted to Xanax and crack cocaine, and to stealing from Lauren’s mother to support his habit. Lauren says she wants her mom to kick him out of their lives once and for all. How does Laura respond? It’s a shocking conclusion you don’t want to miss!
Thursday - November 26, 2015
MMA fighter Eddie has spent the past eight years battling his ex-wife, Melissa, in court over custody of their son. Melissa has lost custody twice, but she claims Eddie and his wife, Ashley, were only awarded custody because he’s a local celebrity. Eddie, Ashley and Melissa can’t be at the same place together without causing an ugly scene in front of their son. This includes his youth baseball games -- all caught on video. Can these parents agree to co-parent peacefully for the sake of their son’s well-being, or is it too late?
Friday - November 27, 2015
Jennifer says she’s at her wits’ end with her 13-year-old son’s behavioral problems. She says he’s angry and violent, starts fires, threatens to kill people and claims he sees vampires who tell him what to do. Jennifer claims her son is so out of control that she, her boyfriend and their two children sleep in a locked bedroom for safety. After five hospitalizations, countless therapists and a myriad of prescribed medications, Jennifer says feels like she is out of options. Dr. Phil takes a look some family home videos -- and calls some parenting techniques into question. What could be at the root of the boy's bad behavior? And, Jennifer’s son opens up about what life is like in his family. What, if anything, might Jennifer do differently? And, how can they calm the chaos and get this teen on the right path?
LAST WEEK'S SHOWS
- "I'm Afraid My Daughter Was Kidnapped by Her Survivalist Boyfriend"
- "My Ex-Wife Claims I Molested Our Daughter Who Ran off with Her Boyfriend"
- Adopted Twin Beaten, Strangled, Starved and Locked in a Room: The Exclusive Interview
- "Our Wanna-Be Male Model Son Is Telling the World We Abused Him. It's All a Lie!"
- Exclusive: Estranged Couple Michael and Kate Lohan Lose Custody of Their Children: What Really Happened?