Stacie and Chad are exes at odds. Since their divorce seven years ago, they’ve had a contentious relationship and often, their 17-year-old twin daughters are caught in the middle. The teens are currently not speaking to Chad, he says because of Stacie’s influence
. Stacie and the girls say it was the girls’ decision to end their relationship with Chad
because of his behavior.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Need help fixing a broken relationship?
After speaking with the family and hearing the girls plead with their father to spend focused time with them
, Dr. Phil shares a powerful message with the parents. He shares about a few heartbreaks that have occurred recently in his life, and his wife, Robin, reads a message that her niece wrote about her ex-husband.WATCH: Teens Claim Dad Is ‘Clingy, Judgmental, Controlling, Toxic and Very Disrespectful’
“Sometimes, it takes something tragic to look back and say, ‘I was a right fighter. I was wrong some of the times when I was so convinced I was right, and I wish I had done it differently.'” Dr. Phil says to the couple.
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