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 Change First

Nov 18, 2015

Change always begins with parents.


Nov 18, 2015

Many of today's young people seem to feel entitled to whatever they want. 


Nov 18, 2015

Reward and incentives may actually be discouraging.


Nov 6, 2015

It's been said that this generation of young people is the "teacup generation" they shatter at the first obstacle they face.

Power Struggles

Oct 28, 2015

How to survive power struggles with your children.

Childhood Trauma

Oct 21, 2015

Early childhood trauma can cause big problems later in life.  Here's what to look for, and suggestions about how to help a hurting child.


Oct 21, 2015

Nothing causes more friction between children and parents than homework.  Here are some tips to help you survive the homework wars.

The Iceberg

Oct 21, 2015

It's easy to get angry or irritated when a child misbehaves.  Understanding why children do what they do is the first step to solving the problems you face.  

Stop Yelling

Oct 21, 2015

Yelling is one of the most ineffective things a parent can do.  Here's how to stop.

Kids and Anxiety

Sep 25, 2015

How to help your child deal with anxiety.