Peer-Reviewed Journal Article References:
American Psychological Association. (2010). Guidelines for child custody evaluations in family law proceedings. American Psychologist, 65(9), 863–867.
Beck, C. J. A., Walsh, M. E., Mechanic, M. B., & Taylor, C. S. (2010). Mediator assessment, documentation, and disposition of child custody cases involving intimate partner abuse: A naturalistic evaluation of one county’s practices. Law and Human Behavior, 34(3), 227–240.
Elam, K. K., Sandler, I., Wolchik, S. A., Tein, J.-Y., & Rogers, A. (2019). Latent profiles of postdivorce parenting time, conflict, and quality: Children’s adjustment associations. Journal of Family Psychology, 33(5), 499–510.
Hans, J. D., Hardesty, J. L., Haselschwerdt, M. L., & Frey, L. M. (2014). The effects of domestic violence allegations on custody evaluators’ recommendations. Journal of Family Psychology, 28(6), 957–966.
O'Hara, K. L., Sandler, I. N., Wolchik, S. A., Tein, J.-Y., & Rhodes, C. A. (2019). Parenting time, parenting quality, interparental conflict, and mental health problems of children in high-conflict divorce. Journal of Family Psychology, 33(6), 690–703.
Resendes, J., & Lecci, L. (2012). Comparing the MMPI-2 scale scores of parents involved in parental competency and child custody assessments.Psychological Assessment, 24(4), 1054–1059.
Saunders, D. G., Tolman, R. M., & Faller, K. C. (2013). Factors associated with child custody evaluators’ recommendations in cases of intimate partner violence. Journal of Family Psychology, 27(3), 473–483.
Symons, D. K. (2010). A review of the practice and science of child custody and access assessment in the United States and Canada. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 41(3), 267–273.
Votruba, A. M., Braver, S. L., Ellman, I. M., & Fabricius, W. V. (2014). Moral intuitions about fault, parenting, and child custody after divorce.Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 20(3), 251–262.
California Family Court Services. Guidelines for Child Custody Recommending Counseling. California Family Court Services Directors’ Association, June 2011, p18.
Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2016). Child witnesses to domestic violence. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children’s Bureau.
Judicial Council of California. Child Custody Information SheetRecommending Counseling. Judicial Council of California, January 2012, p12.
New Jersey Administrative Office of the Courts. Parenting Time A Child's Right. U.S. Department of Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Office of Child Support Enforcement, September 2017, p112.
Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. Domestic Abuse Information for Child Custody and Parenting Time Evaluators. Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice, p113.