Treatment for excessive lying, pathological lying, or lying associated with a disorder is a highly individualized plan to help you gain control of your lying. "What's wrong with me? I can never seem to tell the truth: I'm a compulsive liar!" " Thank you for being honest with me!" (I presumed she was being.) Turns out. If you are a habitual liar and have decided that it is time to stop there are ways to stop lying. The following tips will help you take back your life.