Brat-Proof Your Child

March 21, 2011

Could you be raising a spoiled brat? Dr. Phil, along with Betsy Brown Braun, author of You're Not the Boss of Me, shows you how to tame your child's meltdowns.

To spank or not to spank? Join the debate!




Temper Tantrum Tot

Vanesa and Xavier say they can't handle their 4-year-old son, Noah's, tantrums. Vanesa says she's tried everything " from bribing the child to spankings " but the boy continues to whine and act out in public.



Find out what happens when Betsy pays the parents a house call.



Hectic Household

Laura has 6-year-old triplets and a 4-year-old " all boys! She says she's always screaming at her kids, and her household is a mess. Her husband, William, works long hours, and Laura says she feels like she's raising their kids alone.




Can Dr. Phil and Betsy bring some calmness to this chaos?



Moms on Staff Put to the Test!
Cindy and Caroline, Dr. Phil staff members who are also mothers, took Betsy's parenting quiz.






See how the ladies fare!