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.

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
1:14 pm
Thu February 19, 2015

Unstructured Play

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?

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
1:09 pm
Thu February 19, 2015

Teen Brain Development

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.

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
10:41 am
Thu February 12, 2015

Memory And Perception

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

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
1:20 pm
Fri February 6, 2015

Risk Taking For Kids

Should you let your child take risks?

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
1:12 pm
Fri January 30, 2015

Kids and Manners

Are manners important in today's world?

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
1:06 pm
Fri January 30, 2015

Kids and Sleep

A recent study shows that children who don't get enough sleep are at risk later in life for obesity and other health issues.  How much sleep does your child need?  And how can you help your family avoid bedtime battles?

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
12:47 pm
Tue January 6, 2015

Picky Eaters

Most parents understand that eating is one of the things you can't "make" a child do.  But most parents also find it irritating and annoying when their children refuse to eat anything except hot dogs or cheese pizza.  If you have a picky eater in the house, here are some suggestions for keeping peace at the dinner table.

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
12:41 pm
Tue January 6, 2015

Fathers Matter

Dads matter; in fact, fathers can do some things for their children that mothers can't.  Unfortunately, dads sometime face obstacles when they want to be more engaged in parenting.  Here's why fathers matter, and how to create a stronger bond between father and child.

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
12:35 pm
Tue January 6, 2015

Listening

Most parents believe they listen to their children.  What does listening to your child really mean?

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Parenting with Cheryl Erwin
1:59 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

Gifts That Keep Giving

Many parents' holiday shopping for their children begins and ends at the mall, but there is so much more you can offer.  Here are some suggestions for adding fun and connection to your child's holiday.

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