The scientific basis of child custody decisions

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edited by Robert M. Galatzer-Levy, Louis Kraus, Jeanne Galatzer-Levy
  • Second edition
  • Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, [2009]
  • ©2009
Physical Details
  • xxviii, 499 pages ; 26 cm
1282550985, 0470038586, 047045931X, 9780470038581, 9786612550980
ocn609861153, ocn236325514

  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

  • From empirical findings to custody evaluations / Robert M. Galatzer-Levy, Jonathan Gould, and David Martindale -- Legal and ethical issues in child custody evaluations / David A. Martindale and Norman M. Sheresky -- Observations of parents, caretakers, and children for child custody assessment / Anita Lampl -- Use of psychological tests in child custody evaluations / Jonathan Gould, David A. Martindale, and James R. Flens -- An updated review of the effects of system and estimator variables on child witness accuracy in custody cases / Bradley D. McAuliff, Margaret Bull Kovera, and Livia L. Gilstrap -- The importance of attachment in custody evaluations : towards the best interest of the child / Louis Kraus and Kayla Pope -- Improving the quality of parent-child contact in separating families with infants and young children : empirical research foundations / Michael E. Lamb and Joan B. Kelly -- Divorce, custody, and visitation in middle childhood / Louis Kraus, Robin Shapiro, and Robert M. Galatzer-Levy -- Custody evaluations of adolescents / Sarghi Sharma and Christopher Thomas -- Adopted children and custody arrangements / Susan M. Fisher -- Medically ill children and adolescents / Brenda Bursch -- Parental sexual orientation, social science research, and child custody decisions / Charlotte J. Patterson -- Child custody evaluations of parents with major psychiatric disorders / Michael J. Jenuwine and Bertram J. Cohler -- Child adjustment and high-conflict divorce / Robin M. Deutsch and Marsha Kline Pruett -- Evaluating child sexual abuse allegations / Kathryn Kuehnle and Mary Connell -- Rejection in cases of abuse or alienation in divorcing families / Leslie M. Drozd -- Joint custody : a judicious choice for families : but how, when, and why? / Marsha Kline Pruett and Carrie Barker -- Conclusions and prospects / Robert M. Galatzer-Levy
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