Ronald claims he spends thousands of dollars on designer goods because he’s practicing “retail therapy” to make up for his mother being at work all the time.

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Tyheisah says she is tired of working 120 hours a week to support Ronald’s $1,000 per month allowance.

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When she says, “When you graduate high school at the end of the year, your allowance will be cut off,” how does the 17-year-old respond?

Plus, Tyheisah says she needs help re-parenting Ronald. Watch more from Thursday’s episode to hear what Dr. Phil recommends.

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