|Full Name :||Phil McGraw|
|Born :||1st- Sep - 1950|
|Height :||193 CMS ( 6 Feet 4 Inches )|
|Birth Place :||Vinita
|Education :||University of North Texas,
University of Tulsa,
Midwestern State University,
Shawnee Mission North High School
|Networth :||$ 280 Million|
Phillip Calvin McGraw was a psychologist who quit his practice to start a self motivation workshop called Pathways. He was a college football player before doing his Ph.D. in psychology. At the same time he started Pathways. Phil also started a company ‘Courtroom Sciences’. He began appearing in Oprah Winfrey’s ‘The Oprah Winfrey show’ after helping her with a lawsuit in 1998. In 2002, he started his own show “Dr. Phil”.
Phil was born on September 1 1950 in Vinita, Oklahoma, U.S.A. He has 2 older sisters and a younger one with whom he grew up in North Texas where his father worked as an equipment supplier in the oilfields. His father had a life long dream of being a psychologist. Phil went to Shawnee Mission North High School in Kansas where he received a football scholarship. He went to the University of Tulsa where he continued playing football. He later joined Midwestern State University in Texas. He graduated with a B.A in psychology and did his M.A in experimental psychology later. In 1979 he received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Texas.