Patriece and Eric say their 19-year-old son, Erin, who attends a Division 1 college on a track scholarship, wants to drop out to pursue his dream of becoming the next big social media influencer – which they say they believe is a waste of time.

“I don’t think Erin has a real good grip on reality,” says Patriece. “I think Erin is very creative, but I don’t want him to use his talents toward social media.”

“I think it’s stupid,” says Eric. “He can’t do social media all the time.”

Eric says, “I just prefer YouTube because that’s my passion,” adding, “Once I graduate college, what am I going to do after that?”

Erin says finishing school and getting a job are not on his list of priorities. What is his mother's response when he says he feels entitled to his parents’ financial support – even after he drops out?

And, later, Dr. Phil and life development coach, Mike Bayer, tell Erin there’s a way for him to finish school and work to support himself while pursuing his ambition of becoming a social media sensation. Does Erin say he’s willing to listen to their advice?

This episode, “Good Children, Bad Choices!” airs Friday. Check your local listing to find out where to watch.

Mike Bayer is a life development coach and Founder and CEO of CAST Centers. His latest book, “One Decision: The First Step to a Better Life,” is available everywhere books are sold. Check here to find out how you can order.

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