Cassie finally meets the son she gave up for adoption; Niambi calls ``Mr. Situation,'' even though the roommates and life coaches think she needs to end contact with him; Iyanla meets with Antonia to talk about her spending habits.
Niambi and Iyanla talk about Niambi's abortion and how guilty she feels over the decision; Christie starts preparing for her 5K race by designing a flyer and meeting with non-profit organizations; a henna artist gives the women tattoos.
The housemates talk about flirting, kissing and sex during a group discussion; a dance instructor teaches Sommer to free her inhibitions and express herself; Jodi meets with a relationship expert; Antonia prepares for the poetry reading.
The Board of Review evaluates Jodi and Niambi's progress in the house; Niambi realizes it is her mother who holds her back; Iyanla shares her views on black mothers.
Niambi learns to stand up for herself; Christie tells Rhonda that she has an ingrained sense of worthlessness and expects to be a homeless alcoholic; Niambi records positive affirmations.