Susan Herman

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These practice parameters are presented as a guide for clinicians evaluating the often delicate and complex issues surrounding a child custody dispute. The historical basis of child custody and the various judicial presumptions that have guided courts are reviewed. The differences between performing child custody evaluation and engaging in traditional(More)
This essay examines the 52 most highly cited papers and books in the physical sciences, 1945-1954, based on the Science CitationIndexe cumulationfor that decade. It discusses SQrmof the major trends, achievements, and researchers in the physicaf sciences in the period including World War II. Comparisons are made between citation frequency and other measures(More)
A tracking system performs both state estimation and data association. Most trackers provide as output tracks with kinematic uncertainty information but no measure concerning data association uncertainty. In scenarios with closely spaced objects, even the most advanced trackers will sometimes produce impure tracks. Functions that process tracks, however,(More)
The child and adolescent psychiatrist who performs child custody evaluations assumes an extraordinary responsibility. Operating at the interface of psychiatry and the law, this forensic psychiatrist is often confronted by special factors that can make a normally complicated process even more intricate. This paper examines the forensic psychiatrist's role in(More)
This summary is presented as a guide for clinicians evaluating the often delicate and complex issues surrounding a child custody dispute. The historical basis of child custody and the various judicial presumptions that have guided courts, as well as the differences between performing child custody evaluation and engaging in traditional clinical practice,(More)
Markedly effeminate behavior in a young boy is a source of concern and confusion for parents, teachers, and the child. It also represents a therapeutic dilemma for the child psychiatrist. The case of a five-year-old boy with gender identity disorder of childhood is presented and the literature on hypotheses of etiology, treatment, and long-term follow-up is(More)
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