09/11/2015 02:24 am ET Updated Sep 16, 2015

Thursday On 'Dr. Phil': A Military Cop's Confession To His Family: 'I Want To Be A Woman'

Gary says he was floored when his nephew Zach revealed “he” was transgender and identifies as a woman named Steph -- something Gary says he believes is a sickness. How will Gary react to meeting Steph for the first time on Dr. Phil’s stage? Plus, will Zach’s wife continue to try and save her marriage and live out her life being married to Steph?  

This episode airs Thursday, Sept. 17. Watch a preview of the new season of Dr. Phil here.