‘I Hate My Son’s Girlfriend. What Do I Do?’

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‘I Hate My Son’s Girlfriend. What Do I Do?’

So the time has come that your teen has brought home a special someone, but there's only one problem - you don't like them. But of course, your teen really really does.

This is the relatable problem a parent is dealing with on today's episode, and Ginni and Jo have some advice to help get through this period, without damaging their relationship with their son.

Plus, has your child ever faked being sick to get our of school? Here's some tips on how deal with your teen chucking a sickie.


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Hosts: Dr Ginni Mansberg & Jo Lamble

Find a copy of The New Teen Age here: https://www.booktopia.com.au/the-new-teen-age-ginni-mansberg/book/9781922351258.html 

Producer: Emmeline Peterson

Audio Production: Thom Lion

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