Iyanla has traveled to Newark, New Jersey, to do the work with three fatherless sons and the man who made them that way. Thirty-three-year-old Isaam says he has spent years living in pain as a result of his distant relationship with his father, John. In the last two years, Isaam says, he hasn't seen his father, who lives only 15 minutes away. Watch as Isaam opens up to Iyanla about old wounds on the very porch where he used to sit as a child and wait for a father who often never showed.
John, 63, spent decades making broken promises to his sons and disappearing from their lives for years at a time. Juba, his oldest, lives just minutes away from his two half brothers but has never met them because John only recently told them Juba existed. After Juba opens up to Iyanla about the pain of not growing up with a father, she develops an exercise to help him and John speak openly about their relationship. Watch as the emotional process unfolds.
Iyanla has traveled to Newark, New Jersey, to do the work with three fatherless sons and the man who made them that way. For decades, Juba, Chon and Isaam have tried to mend their relationship with their father, John, who often disappeared for years at a time. After John suffered a stroke, he decided it was time to mend his relationships. See what happens when his sons reveal that they didn't believe at first that John even had a stroke, because of his many past lies, and watch as John confronts the pain he has caused his boys.
For decades, John, now 63, broke promises to his three sons, lied to them and often disappeared from their lives. Though he cannot change the past, he can choose to change these relationships moving forward. Watch as his sons ask for what they want from their father, and see what happens when Iyanla walks all the men through a sacred cleansing ceremony. Plus, get an update on how they are doing today.
For the first time, 63-year-old John has come face-to-face with his three sons, who want to have an honest conversation about why he wasn't there for them growing up and how to resolve the broken trust between them. As the conversation proceeds, John gets emotional, and Iyanla reminds him about the true purpose of the reunion. Watch what happens as the conversation continues.
It's the season finale of 'Iyanla: Fix My Life.' Watch as Iyanla supports three brothers who say their father lied, betrayed them and kept an explosive secret for 35 years.
Iyanla is outside of Detroit supporting Felisha and Don, a husband and wife in breakdown because of anger, lies and Don's secret online emotional affair. A car accident the couple was involved in has also left Felisha feeling bitter and resentful. Watch as Don and Felisha open up to Iyanla about their past and what happened the night of the accident.
Iyanla is outside of Detroit supporting Felisha and Don, a husband and wife in breakdown because of anger, lies and Don's secret online emotional affair. Still, Iyanla suspects there's more below the surface. Watch as Felisha makes a stunning confession to Iyanla.
Iyanla says the master bedroom is the 'suite of hard conversations.' While working with Felisha and Don, a couple whose past mistakes have created distance and resentment in their marriage, Iyanla asks them to demonstrate how they get into bed each night. Watch what happens and find out why Iyanla believes literally turning your back to your spouse is a powerful statement.
Felisha asked Iyanla to help her and her husband, Don, to work through lingering resentments that have developed as a result of health problems, a car accident and Don's online emotional affair. While doing the work, Felisha confessed to Iyanla that she had a one-time physical affair. Now, Felisha has decided to tell her husband. Watch their emotional exchange.