Dark Family Secrets

September 7, 2005

Incest is such a taboo topic that many victims make the misguided decision to suffer in silence. Dr. Phil speaks with victims of incest, ready to break the silence and desperate to begin healing.

 

 

Abuse Handed Down 
Five siblings who were all victims and then perpetrators of incest with each other, speak out in an effort to save one of their own.

 

 

 

 "A perverted game of tag."

 


 

Saving Kenny
Tormented about being abused by his older brother and then turning on his sister, Kenny is now addicted to drugs and living on the street.

 

 


 "I'll never forgive myself."

 


 

Putting Her Abuser Away
Alexis was abused by her father, who got her pregnant eight times in seven years. Now he's in prison and she's raising three of his children.

 


 How does she tell the kids?

 

 

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