Parenting with Cheryl Erwin

Tuesdays: 5:30 a.m. and 7:30 a.m.

Parenting with Cheryl Erwin airs during Morning Edition on Tuesdays: 5:30 a.m. and 7:30 a.m.

Cheryl Erwin is a licensed marriage and family therapist with more than 25 years of experience in working with parents and children.  She is the author or co-author of several books on parenting, including “Positive Discipline: the First Three Years,” “Positive Discipline for Preschoolers,” and “Positive Discipline for Single Parents.” Cheryl provides professional development training and workshops for teachers and early childhood educators, and is available for personal, online parent coaching. 

Expecting Perfection

Jul 13, 2018

How can you have realistic expectations for your child?

Too Much, Too Soon

Jul 5, 2018

Why it's not a good idea to give wealth to young adults.

Building Things

Jun 29, 2018

Kids used to build things but these days not so much.  

What is SEL and why does it matter so much for your child?


Jun 14, 2018

A generation of children are growing up in front of the camera.  


Jun 6, 2018

Should you ever lie to your kids?

When To Step In

May 25, 2018

Should you intervene when you see an adult hurting a child?

Parental Expectations

May 25, 2018

Parents want their children to love and value the same things they do.  What if your child does not?

Summer Boredom

May 17, 2018

What to do when your kids complain of boredom this summer.


May 9, 2018

Being a grandparent is a marvelous gift.