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Child Custody Evaluation--Best and Worse Cases--When the System Helps or Harms

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Divorce resulting in battle over the children spiral into horrible accusations and parents forgetting how to love the children first and let the other parent do so as well. Mark Mettler, a child custody evaluator from Colorado, will provide parents with the insights about Child Custody Evaluations including when they are helpful and how they are excruciatingly damaging. Perhaps you as a parent or friend can gain the perspective you will need to remember to place your child's future first and a divorce battle last. Call ahead with your questions to Dr. Carol Francis 310-543-1824 and I will ask your questions or call live. Mark Mettler's explains that he is a, Child and Family Investigator, a term used for Evaluators in Colorado. He is a Mental Health Professional Appointed by the court in cases of extreme conflict between divorced or divorcing parents. The purpose of his role is to provide the court with information that can assist the court in making decisions regarding Parenting Time and Decision Making. He hopes to assist parents in the process of recognizing the importance that both parents play in the lives of their children. His passion is to help the personal growth and development of all members in the family. Mr. Mettler's priority is the safety of the child. He has 25 years experience with the Department of Children's Services dealing with child abuse. This is an important background when discussing issues of child custody as well.