Dr. Phil: May 20 2013
On Dr. Phil May 20 2013, Dr. Phil sat down with the runaway mom, Brenda Heist, to find out why she left, what her life was like homeless, figure out where she is at mentally and emotionally, and arrange a reunion between her and her mother.
Dr. Phil: Brenda Heist, Runaway Mom, Breaks Silence And Tells It All
Brenda Heist abandoned her family 11 years ago to run away from the countless problems the family was experiencing at the time. She talked with Dr. Phil about why she did it and the day that she ran away.
Dr. Phil: Brenda Heist Turned Herself In After Suicide Attempt
Brenda Heist, right before she turned herself in, hit rock bottom after getting out of an 11-year relationship, and tried to kill herself.
Dr. Phil: Brenda Heist Had Relationships With Other Children In Florida
Brenda Heist talked about how she actually didn’t live homeless her entire time living down in Florida, and even held a few odd jobs that paid her under the table, where she forged relationships with other families and other children.
Dr. Phil: Brenda Heist Wants Forgiveness From Her Children And Help From Dr. Phil
Brenda Heist understood that her family is mad at her, and said that she is willing to go to any length to do what needs to be done so that she can be forgiven by her family.
Dr. Phil: Brenda Heist Is Reunited With Her Mother After Over A Decade
Brenda was evaluated by doctors to see where her cognitive stability and emotions are at, and reunited with her mother.