Coping with a accomplice’s TikTok dependancy: Coping methods for companions overwhelmed by extreme social media use

A WIFE has been branded as “jealous” for getting aggravated at how a lot time her husband spends on Tik Tok.

Donna and Emmanuel have skilled friction of their marriage as a consequence of him spending ten hours a day on the favored video sharing app. 

Donna and Emmanuel met when she was travelling Ghana eight years in the pastCredit score: DR PHIL

The pair have a 29 year age gap but insist "love knows no age"

The pair have a 29 yr age hole however insist “love is aware of no age”Credit score: DR PHIL

What’s extra, the 33-year-old musician communicates with ladies by social media – one thing his spouse is just not completely happy about.

The 62-year-old admitted: “It makes me offended.

“I need him to pay extra consideration to me.

“My husband says that he’s devoted and I shouldn’t be jealous.”

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Donna added that Emmanuel – who she affectionately calls Nino – is especially unhealthy at getting off his cellphone once they’re out for dinner or on romantic getaways. 

The pair met in Ghana eight years in the past when Donna was travelling Africa and tied the knot a couple of years later. 

And whereas some individuals might put the digital friction all the way down to their age hole, Emmanuel assured that “love is aware of no age and we are able to’t management what we really feel”.

Donna mentioned: “Nino’s a beautiful man, however his attachment to social media is an issue.”

The musician is alleged to make use of Tik Tok to advertise his AfroBeat music, in addition to talk together with his pals in Africa. 

He believes that “all ladies are all the time jealous” and Donna’s bitterness in the direction of his social media habits is unfounded.

Talking on Dr Phil, Emmanuel mentioned: “It’s a problem for her as a result of possibly she desires a lot time, at a time that I don’t need that specific time.

“I’ve bought rather a lot to do on social media.

“I promote myself, I’m an unbiased artist so I’m all the time there, you recognize?”

The musician’s social media dependancy spans a number of apps, together with Instagram and Fb.

Donna retaliated that her husband will get “misplaced alongside the road” with selling his music and finally ends up chatting to ladies at “inappropriate instances”.

Psychologist Dr Shefali Tsabary mentioned: “She appears to have taken on this archetype of the mom position nearly.

“And enabling him indirectly with out realising that she is.

“Her want for connection is so nice that she’s permitting him to type of run the ship.”

Dr Tsabary added that Emmanuel is “extra married to social media” than his spouse and being a “rebelling youthful individual”.

The couple went on Dr Phil to speak about their marital issues

The couple went on Dr Phil to talk about their marital pointsCredit score: DR PHIL

Emmanuel spends ten hours a day on social media

Emmanuel spends ten hours a day on social mediaCredit score: DR PHIL