An Empirical Investigation of Psychologists' Custody Evaluation Procedures

@article{Gourley2000AnEI,
  title={An Empirical Investigation of Psychologists' Custody Evaluation Procedures},
  author={E. Gourley and A. Stolberg},
  journal={Journal of Divorce & Remarriage},
  year={2000},
  volume={33},
  pages={1 - 29}
}
  • E. Gourley, A. Stolberg
  • Published 2000
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Divorce & Remarriage
  • Abstract The current study was designed to define the current standard of practice for custody evaluation among psychologists seen as highly “credible” by family law attorneys. The study consisted of three phases: (1) A survey of 20% of licensed psychologists in Virginia to determine how many conduct custody evaluations, (2) A survey of family law attorneys to obtain nominations for “credible” custody evaluators, and (3) A survey of the credible psychologists about their training, attitudes and… CONTINUE READING
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