Amber is a
teen mom — nevertheless the mother of two glumly admitted that she does not “actually really feel like I am a mom.”
All through tonight’s Teen Mom: Family Reunion episode, the TMOG and TM2 women — Amber, Ashley, Briana, Cheyenne, Jade, Leah and Maci — continued to work with Coach B, with the goal of the prepare being to uncover the good and hopeful similarities amongst them.
“One mom at a time goes to face up and say one factor constructive about themself, and when you may relate, come up the place you are after which we’re going to go spherical until everyone has gone,” Coach B outlined regarding the “I am” circle train.
Cheyenne declared “I am a giver,” whereas Briana said, “I am strong” and Leah stated, “I am compassionate.” Whereas Ashley needed some encouragement to face for Chey’s aforementioned assertion on account of she was not eager about collaborating (on account of earlier night time time’s events with Jade and Briana), everyone lastly stood up for the trio’s “I am” admissions. Nonetheless when Maci voiced “I am mom,” Amber remained on the couch — concurrently her cohorts impressed her to rise and Chey nudged her with a simple, “C’mon.”
“I do know points with Amber and her daughter Leah are kind of rocky correct now,” Maci stated in a one-on-one- interview. “Nonetheless I would really like her to think about that she’s mom.”
Coach B requested why the mother of two did not relate to Maci’s comment, and Amber solemnly outlined her reasoning.
“Typically I merely don’t really feel like I am a mom,” she admitted. “I let my anger kind of take over my life. I merely wasn’t mom; I wasn’t there for my daughter when she needed me. I was an addict and in jail for combating and the entire batteries.”
The Indiana native outlined that she has a strong have to be there for Leah and son James and that she is taking programs for “battery intervention and anger administration.”
“I preserve f*cking up every time I’ve a toddler. I do probably not really feel like that’s mom,” Amber said.
Briana confessed privately that she may relate to Amber, whereas Maci knowledgeable her cohort that there are various mom and father who do not make an effort with their kids.
“You’re doing the work,” Chey knowledgeable Amber.
Lastly, Amber stood up, and everyone clapped for her as she embraced Cheyenne.
“I’m glad that I ended up standing up and being with them on account of it made me actually really feel a bit bit larger,” she concluded inside the confessional. “It’s okay to face up and say that you’re a good mom when you’re attempting to be there, even in the event you can’t change your earlier.”
Make certain you preserve watching Teen Mom: Family Reunion every Tuesday at 8/7c.