Cheryl Erwin

Commentator, Parenting with Cheryl Erwin

Cheryl Erwin is a licensed marriage and family therapist with more than 25 years of experience in working with parents and children.  She is also 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.” She is also the Mental Health Consultant for the University of Nevada’s Early Head Start program.

Cheryl provides professional development training and workshops for teachers and early childhood educators, and is available for personal, online parent coaching. She has taught and worked with parents and professionals in China, Egypt, Canada, Australia, South America, and across the United States and Canada. Cheryl is married, and is now delighted to be a grandmother. Best of all, her adult son still likes her. 

Ways to Connect

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.

Grandparenting

May 9, 2018

Being a grandparent is a marvelous gift.  

Worry Less & Play More

Apr 28, 2018

A meditation on how important--and fulfilling--it is to just spend time together with your kids.

Anxiety Is Contagious

Apr 28, 2018

Anxiety can not only be carried down genetically, but it can also be learned.

Tips on controlling emotions and how that can be a teaching moment for kids.

Turns out both are needed to raise healthy children.

Discouraged Parents

Mar 21, 2018

Parent education is a wonderful opportunity to learn new skills and ideas.

Body Image

Mar 21, 2018

Body image problems for kids can start as young as age six.

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