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USE OF THE MMPI-2 IN CHILD CUSTODY EVALUATIONS INVOLVING BATTERED WOMEN: WHAT DOES PSYCHOLOGICAL RESEARCH TELL US?
Nancy S. Erickson *
* J.D. Brooklyn Law School, LL.M. Yale Law School, M.A. in Forensic Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice. The author was a professor of law in New York and Ohio and has written extensively on family law issues, especially custody, domestic violence, and child support. She is currently a senior attorney at Legal Services for New York City, Brooklyn Branch. The views expressed in this article are solely the views of the author and do not necessarily reflect the positions or policies of Legal Services for New York City.