August 11, 2003
It’s the most intense sibling relationship there is: twins. And if you ask any of these identical twins, they’ll tell you it can be a blessing and a curse.
“When we’re talking about family, for some reason, we don’t hold ourselves to the same standards we do when we’re out in the rest of the world,” says Dr. Phil. “Certainly you should be more comfortable with your own family, certainly with your identical twins. But that doesn’t mean that dignity, respect and clear boundaries don’t have a role. So set them up, raise the bar, and draw those boundaries.”