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Guidelines for Child Custody Evaluations in Family Law Proceedings

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About the Course:

The guidelines addressed in this course pertain to what are commonly termed “child custody” evaluations, involving disputes over decision-making, caretaking, and access in the wake of marital or other relationship dissolution. The goal of the course is to promote proficiency in the conduct of these particular evaluations. This narrowed focus means that evaluations occurring in other contexts (e.g., child protection matters) are not covered by these guidelines.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Guidelines for Child Custody Evaluations in Family Law Proceedings created by APA Council of Representatives in 0.

Journal/Publisher:

American Psychological Association

Publication Date:

January 2013

Course Material Author

APA Council of Representatives

Course Creator

Ryan Gibson, CADC #123456

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about children’s behavior problems and intervention strategies. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Demonstrate proficiency in the conduct of child custody evaluations (not forensic evaluations) involving disputes over decision-making, caretaking, and access in the wake of marital or other relationship dissolution.

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Course Retired
Course Number 101780
1 credit hour
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
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166 members have taken this course