Parenting While Intoxicated

Feb 12, 2015 on Syndicated at 4:00 PM


Sisters Devin, 24, Riley, 18, and Autumn, 16, say their mother, Linda, has a drinking problem, and it is destroying their family. They say she is always drunk, belligerent and abusive. Linda’s husband, Scott, says Linda has become a burden on their f... (more)amily. Linda admits she’s an alcoholic who sometimes drinks as much as 18 beers a day, along with vodka and taking prescription medications but says she shouldn’t be the only one in the hot seat -- she says Scott has a drinking problem, too. How does Scott respond? Dr. Phil offers tools to help repair this broken family. Will Linda accept help? And, will Linda’s daughters give her one more chance?

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