‘Dr. Phil’ Producer Shares Protocols For Managing Guest With Addiction Problems

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When Layla appeared on Dr. Phil, she proudly admitted that she liked to party, drank to excess and even crashed four cars while driving under the influence. After a wake-up call from Dr. Phil, she agreed to enter treatment. Now, seven years later, a sober Layla returns to the show and tells Dr. Phil how her life has changed. In the video above, she shares with Dr. Phil how she has grown close with the staff and feels like she can always reach out, especially if she hits a bump in her recovery road. And, hear from a Dr. Phil producer who shares some of the protocols for managing guests with addiction problems. On Friday’s episode, "Classic Dr. Phil: 'Dr. Phil, You’re Our Last Hope; Amazing Stories of Recovery'”, watch more updates on former guests. Check local listings to see where you can tune in. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Hopelessly in need of Dr. Phil's Help? WATCH: Woman Who Revealed To Parents She Was Addicted To Heroin Says ‘Life Is Completely Different’