Parenting with Cheryl Erwin

Tuesdays: 5:34am and 7:34am

Parenting with Cheryl Erwin airs during Morning Edition on Tuesdays at 5:34am and 7:34am.

Cheryl Erwin is a licensed marriage and family therapist who has had a private practice working with children, teens, couples, and individuals in the Reno/Sparks area for almost 20 years.

The best way to inspire honesty in your child is to model it yourself.


Sep 9, 2016

Is there a way to engage your kids in conversations that are enjoyable and productive?

Is Homework Necessary?

Aug 30, 2016

Cheryl looks at the homework debate.


Aug 25, 2016

A guide to surviving adolescence.

Separation Anxiety

Aug 19, 2016

How to make dropping off your child at day care a little more pleasant. 


Aug 11, 2016

Blame is a natural human reaction but it rarely makes anything better.


Aug 5, 2016

Online pornography is everywhere, and by the time they are 16 years old, more than half of all kids have seen it.  Here's what parents need to know.

What might happen if we encourage kids to explore and create stuff on their own?

Parents often hesitate to talk with their children about difficult topics like sex or race or disability, but silence isn't helpful.  


Jul 13, 2016

The news these days is filled with stories of sexual assault on campus.  How can parents prepare their sons and daughters to live together with respect and consent?