NIJ Audio: Custody Evaluation in Domestic Violence Cases

NIJ Conference Panel
June 2009

Panelists will examine practices, beliefs and recommendations of professional and custody evaluators in domestic violence cases. Panelists will discuss current NIJ studies that use both qualitative and quantitative methods to assess the impact of personal attitudes and beliefs on custody evaluation.


Daniel G. Saunders: Professor, School of Social Work, University of Michigan

The Honorable Dale R. Koch: Senior Judge, State of Oregon

Chris S. O'Sullivan: Research Consultant, New York Legal Assistance Group

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