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Sinead O'Connor Discusses Mental Illness, Mother's Alleged Abuse With Dr. Phil

Sinead O'Connor Discusses Mental Illness, Mother's Alleged Abuse With Dr. Phil”

In her discussions with Phil McGraw, she talks about her mental health struggles and what led her to attempt suicide on eight occasions.

A teaser for the series premiere has been released, and sees Sinead say: 'I am fed up of being defined as the insane person, the child abuse survivor'.

Days later, O'Connor said she is "well and "in a wonderful, loving hospital" after passing a kidney stone". The preview ends with him apologizing for taking so long to find her, with O'Connor commenting "I'm so happy that you did", with a smile.

In 2016, O'Connor revealed on Facebook that she had spent time in rehab "for thirty years of being a weed head", adding, "Can proudly state I now have clean piss and will be in a "sober living environment" for the next year". Watch the preview above. "I need help". And she called. The singer also alleges her mother Marie, who died in a vehicle crash when Sinead was 19, also sexually abused her, and goes on to state she is planning to make a big change in her life by changing her name. She's really had a hard time.

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"I'm not staying alive for me", she said. "Straight away back to my mum", she continued.

The Grammy victor posted the 12-minute footage on Facebook in early August, revealing she was all alone and struggling to live every day.

"She said, "I want to de-stigmatise mental illness. I've walked this earth alone for two years now as punishment for being mentally f--ing ill and being angry that nobody will f--ing take care of me, specifically for being suicidal".

Sinead O'Connor will speak frankly and honestly on the first episode of Dr Phil's 16th season airing Tuesday, September 12. "I'm willing to sit down and talk".



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