It is possible to watch past episodes of "The Dr. Phil Show" online by streaming the shows directly from the official Dr. Phil website, at DrPhil.com. Find stored episodes in the Show Archives, located in the Shows and Video section. Use the search bar to find a specific show or to filter results by time periods.
As of 2016, the online archives for "The Dr. Phil Show" offer access to episodes as far back as 2002. The files reveal episodes by month and year. Start by choosing a time period, such as October 2015, and click to open a list of every episode that aired in the that month. For example, the archives give access to 22 shows from October 2015, sorted by date and show title. Choose a show to watch, and click on the title, which opens to a page with a short preview and a written synopsis of the show's content.
Scroll down the page to find links for watching the full episode, as well as associated content, including follow-up shows and private interviews with the subjects. At the bottom of each page is a group of links to shows with similar topics, such as addictive behavior, parent and child relationships or cheating spouses.