Dr Phil March 11 2013 Recap
It was a difficult Dr Phil on March 11 2013. Three siblings recounted the years of abuse their father put them through. For 32 years they didn’t know what happened to their mother or why she didn’t come back for them. Muriel wanted to know that her mother was safe and happy, while her sister Brandi didn’t know what to do about their mom.
Dr Phil: Siblings Abused By Father For 32 Years, Where Is Their Mom?
Muriel, Brandi and Les recounted the horrors that their father put them through as kids. He and his friends would inflict unspeakable abuse to the girls and beat Les. They felt helpless and endured his torture until they grew up. They now have kids of their own and wonder what happened to their mother and why she never saved them. They enlisted the help of Dr. Phil and Troy Dunn, The Locator, to find out where their mother is.
Dr Phil: The Locator Troy Dunn Finds Brenda Lee, Why Did She Leave?
Troy Dunn found their mother, Brenda Lee. Dr. Phil urged the siblings to have an open mind and listen to her side. They didn’t hold back their feelings either. The siblings and Brenda Lee had a tear-jerking reunion and she explained that she looked for them every day for 32 years. She told them the story of how she married their father and how she managed to escape with the kids when his abuse became too much. He then came and stole them from her and threatened to kill her.
Dr Phil Searching For Answers, Rebuilding Relationships After 32 Years
Brenda Lee gave the siblings the missing pieces from their lives. Brandi asked her why she never came for them and her mother thought she was saving them by not pursuing. They met their half brother, Andy, and got valuable words of advice from Dr. Phil about moving forward. He sent them to lunch to keep the reunion going.