Dr Phil April 11 2013 Recap
On April 12 2013, Dr Phil talked to two couples living in a nightmare. They’ve both lost children and are struggling to find some normalcy. Tiffany and Richie’s marriage is falling apart because they can’t communicate their grief. Erin and Ashley thought that an open relationship was a good idea. It’s not.
Dr Phil: Tiffany & Richie Grieving a Child & Their Daughter’s Abuse
Tiffany and Richie started their marriage by losing two children. Tiffany blamed herself for her son’s death. Richie found out his father violated their two-year-old daughter. With so much loss and victimization, Richie and Tiffany forgot to listen to each other.
Dr Phil: Giving Yourself Permission To Feel Joy & Working On Marriage
Dr Phil told Tiffany to give herself permission to feel joy. She said she feels like she should never feel happy again. Richie and Tiffany want their marriage to work and to preserve the memory of their children.
Dr Phil: Consequences Of an Affair & Open Marriage = Paternity Test
Erin and Ashley’s marriage started with infidelity. Erin was chasing after six women and Ashley wanted a divorce. Erin and Ashley entered an open marriage. Ashley found a connection and Erin wanted to close the marriage again. Ashley’s cheating hurt Erin and created a vortex of anger in their marriage.
Dr Phil: 6 Tips For Maintaining a Successful Relationship & Marriage
Erin and Ashley commited to give their marriage 90 days and counseling. They want to exhaust every possibility before splitting and deciding to co-parent their two children. Dr Phil presented his “6 Tips For Maintaining a Successful Relationship.”