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Erin Royer-Asrilant, LA's go-to expert on all things parenting and child development for today’s common challenges, covers way more than just discipline. She dives into topics such as self-esteem, development and health, modern parenting issues and even education. Erin is not just knowledgeable but also relatable, warm, and sometimes even funny.

Erin Royer-Asrilant, LA's go-to expert on all things parenting and child development for today’s common challenges, covers way more than just discipline. She dives into topics such as self-esteem, development and health, modern parenting issues and even education. Erin is not just knowledgeable but also relatable, warm, and sometimes even funny.
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Erin Royer-Asrilant, LA's go-to expert on all things parenting and child development for today’s common challenges, covers way more than just discipline. She dives into topics such as self-esteem, development and health, modern parenting issues and even education. Erin is not just knowledgeable but also relatable, warm, and sometimes even funny.

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English


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#105: Sex/Relationship Questions from 3 year-old & Strong-willed 8 year-old

8/4/2018
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How do you answer sex & relationship questions from a precocious toddler? How much do you share? How do you address their curiosity yet keep things age appropriate? Also in this episode, learn how to deal with strong-willed behavior when a child is refusing to go along with the family plans.

Duration:00:20:00

#104: 3 Year Old Afraid of the Dark & Back to School Tips

7/26/2018
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Fears are common starting around age 2 and can continue throughout toddlerhood. When a fear of the dark is affecting bedtimes and wearing parents out even more, how do you help your toddler get over the fear and feel safe to fall asleep in his room? Listen to this episode to find out! Also learn some tips to make back to school smooth, including starting preschool.

Duration:00:19:30

#103: Building Resilience in Kids

7/20/2018
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Some kids come to world ready to tackle everything and anything and just don't give up, while others will shy away if they don't succeed right away. Learn how to work with a child who struggles with resilience and natural persistence when Erin answers that exact question from a mom in this episode.

Duration:00:22:49

#102: Getting a Toddler to Listen in Public & Parenting to a Child's Potential

7/11/2018
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If you want to know how to get your toddler to cooperate while out in public, this is the episode for you! Erin covers an easy 4 step process to engaging a toddler to cooperate while in public spaces! Also Erin covers some general parenting guidelines and thoughts based on her observations and experiences as a therapist working with kids as well in her own life with her own children.

Duration:00:26:45

#101: Summer Safety Tips & Toddler Middle of the Night Wake-ups

6/29/2018
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Get some great summer safety tips in the episode! Also Erin helps a mom who's 3 year-old is getting up consistently several times a night with several different options for addressing this issue.

Duration:00:22:11

#100: Summer Tips & Dealing with 6 Year Old Aggressive Behavior

6/22/2018
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First, learn some tips for making the most of summer! Then Erin helps a mom who is struggling with her daughter's aggressive behavior and outburst, with some practical tips for teaching kids how to learn to manage their tough emotions make better choices.

Duration:00:24:50

#99: Ways to Connect with Younger Toddlers & How to Stop Young Toddler from Self-Stimulating

6/15/2018
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Ways and ideas to connect with older toddlers and kids are plentiful. But what about younger toddlers? (1-2 year olds) How can a parent connect with their kids when they are just learning to walk and talk? Also how does a parent handle it when they see a young toddler (1-2 years old) self-stimulating their genitals? Is this normal behavior?

Duration:00:24:10

#98: What is the Difference Between Permissive and Peaceful Parenting?

6/8/2018
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How can tell the difference between peaceful parenting and permissive parenting? Sometimes parents just want to get through an exchange without a huge power struggle! So if a parent gives in are they then falling into the trap of being too permissive? How can we learn to tell the difference so that we can parent peacefully without becoming a doormat?

Duration:00:29:32

#97: Co-Sleeping & Dealing with Young Kids "Playing Doctor"

5/24/2018
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In this episode, Erin answers two questions, the first from a mom with a lot of questions about whether or not to continue co-sleeping or work on getting her toddlers to sleep in their own beds and a second question about how to handle the situation when she encounters her young kids engaging in sexual exploration.

Duration:00:23:56

#96: How to Handle Big Imagination & Infant Stopped Sleeping Through the Night

5/11/2018
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In this episode Erin answers a question for a mom who wants to know how to best handle her daughters big imagination. Erin covers the development of imagination, the benefits to imagination and, of course, answers this mom's question about how to best support her daughter's very unique imagination. Then Erin answers another question for a mom who's infant has stopped sleeping through the night when she had been doing so consistently.

Duration:00:26:18

#95: Creating a Parenting Framework for Positive Discipline

5/4/2018
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In this episode Erin answers a big and nuanced question from a listener who is struggling with where to even start with discipline, self-esteem and helping her kids with their social skills. So Erin shares how to create a framework and a strong foundation for positive discipline, including building kids self-esteem and social skills.

Duration:00:25:33

#94: Your Developing Infant

4/27/2018
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Babies change so much in the first year after birth. Learn about these changes in all the areas of development including developmental milestones, ways to support your infant's development and red flags of which to be aware that may mean an assessment by a specialist is in order.

Duration:00:23:59

#91: Getting 8-Year-Old to Listen & Follow Directions

3/30/2018
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In this episode Erin answers one question from a mom about how to work with her strong-willed daughter on listening and following directions. Erin discusses trouble areas such as homework, chores, and extra-curricular activities, in this case music practice and also gives some general guidelines on working with kids to increase cooperation.

Duration:00:21:19

#90: Frequent Crying & Thumb Sucking

3/25/2018
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Erin answers questions from two moms, the first about how to help a baby who crying frequently, the second about why her 18 month old started sucking his thumb when he's never done it before and how to stop it without affecting his emotional development.

Duration:00:15:41

#89: Stopping Screaming in Toddlers & Fixing Whining

3/16/2018
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Erin answers two parenting questions, the first about a 3 year-old who reacts by screaming/screeching where she shares the steps to teaching a toddler to use words instead of reacting. The second question is about how to eliminate whining. Erin discusses ways to prevent whining and then the steps to stop whining when it does occur.

Duration:00:15:55

#88: Talking to Kids About Sex

3/8/2018
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In this episode, Erin answers a mom's question about how to address her toddlers questions about gender and sex, deal with nudity and what's considered normal and healthy. Then Erin talks more about talking to kids about sex as they age, questions to expect and be ready for and where to get more information.

Duration:00:24:09

#87: Work/Life Balance & Behavior Modification for Children with Autism

3/1/2018
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In this episode Erin gives some tips to a mom struggling to keep up with all the responsibilities of working and being a mom to an infant. In the second half she guides a mom on going about working with her child who is awaiting an assessment for autism.

Duration:00:22:00

#86: Toddler Aggression & Disrespect Out of Character

2/22/2018
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Erin answers 2 more parenting questions, the first about how to deal with aggression in a toddler, the second about working with a 6 year-old showing disrespectful behavior that is out of character for him.

Duration:00:18:50

#85: Lying, Cheating & Stealing

2/15/2018
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Erin shares a personal incident about kids stealing and talks about the ways and times to teach kids about making good choices around cheating, stealing and lying.

Duration:00:16:20

#84: Common Misbehaviors & Their Solutions

2/8/2018
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In this episode Erin covers some of the common reasons why kids misbehave, how to decode the meaning behind their behavior and some solutions to both prevent and fix several of these reasons.

Duration:00:21:38