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.

Parents around the world are remarkably similar.

Should Your Child Cry?

Apr 17, 2015

There are a lot of messages out there telling kids that crying is bad.  

How should you react if your child steals something?

Children And Manners

Apr 2, 2015

Courtesy and respect should be part of every home.

Logic Or Emotion

Mar 25, 2015

Does the brain run on emotion or logic?  What about your child's brain?


Mar 13, 2015

Is texting an effective way to communicate?


Mar 6, 2015

Being told to apologize has always  been part of a child's upbringing.  But does it really accomplish what parents are hoping for?


Unstructured Play

Feb 19, 2015

Children love to play.  But what kind of play is best for their development?  What can busy parents do if they just don't have time to let the kids hang out?

Teen Brain Development

Feb 19, 2015

The human brain is not fully mature until around the age of 25.  Yet the law of the land tells teens that they are adults at the age of 18.

Memory And Perception

Feb 12, 2015

You work hard to make wonderful memories with your child.  So will your child always remember just what happened?