December 25, 2006
Peggy was fed up with the chaos in her home caused by her twin teen boys' behavior — yelling, tantrums, cursing, disrespect, fighting and the resulting strain on her marriage — so her solution was to divorce one of them! When the going gets tough, can you really just kick out your kids?
An Explosive Household
When Peggy and Kevin realized they had lost control of their 17-year-old sons, they filed court papers to emancipate one of them.
Part of the Problem
Mike and Jason admit they fight all the time and contribute to the chaos in their family's home. But, they're not ready to give up on each other.
Creating Peace in the Home
Dr. Phil believes it's not too late for this family — they just need to learn new behavior to get on the right track.