Forensic Psychology Case Study: Custody Evaluations
... Psychology Case Study: Custody Evaluations
From the child custody guidelines, before giving custody to a parent, factors such as the personality, family background, quality and nature of the parent and developmental needs of the child need to be assessed. In this case, the children have the characteristics acquired from parents. The family backgrounds of the parents play a big role in determining their nature upon growing up, and seemingly, the characteristics of a parent are passed on to the child. This is where the need to study the above factors comes in, being handing over custody to any parent.
From the backgrounds of both parents, none is suitable to be a role model to the children. The fact t...