December 6, 2016
Ceanne and Rashelle claim their mother, Jemma, mentally and physically abused them for 20 years. They claim they’ve had physical fights with her and that she sends them abusive text messages. See more of their story here.
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However, Jemma says doesn’t remember abusing her children. She claims her family uses her as a scapegoat for their problems.
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When Ceanne and Rashelle speak to their mother for the first time in two months on Dr. Phil’s stage and confront her with her alleged behavior, she continues to deny “abuse.”
In the video above, Dr. Phil doesn’t mince words when he confronts Jemma about her behavior. “There is absolutely zero doubt in my mind that you have been abusive with these girls throughout their life,” he says. “You have confessed to everything they have accused you of. What you’ve tried to do is deflect from the bigger issue by arguing about some insignificant dates and times and particular words in sentences.”