Custody Evaluation

​Custody Evaluations are conducted under court order and according to Utah Code rule 4903.  Custody Evaluations typically take about 90 days to complete and involve inteviews with all relevant parties including the children, family observation and assessment both in the office as well as home visits and psychological testing. 

The findings of the evaluation are presented to the parties and their attorneys in a settlement conference. 

Custody Evaluations require a $4000 retainer be paid prior to the evaluation beginning.  Typically the cost is split between the parties.  Evaluations are conducted by either Matt Bulkley, LCSW, or Kena Frey, LCSW with Dr. Dan Sanderson conducting the psychological testing.

Custody Evaluation

Forensic Psychological Services at Therapy Associates in St. George, Utah

Therapy Associates provides the following forensic services:

Custody Evaluation

Psychosexual Evaluation

Psychological Evaluation

Supervised Visitation

Adoption Home Studies

 Therapy Associates subscribes to current AFCC policy and stays up to date on current research and literature in the field.

Custody Evaluations are conducted under court order and according to Utah Code rule 4903.  Custody Evaluations typically take about 90 days to complete and involve interviews with all relevant parties including the children, family observation and assessment both in the office as well as home visits and psychological testing. 

The findings of the evaluation are presented to the parties and their attorneys in a settlement conference. 

Custody Evaluations require a $4000 retainer be paid prior to the evaluation beginning.  Typically the cost is split between the parties. Therapy Associates utilizes a team approach due to the complex nature of custody evaluations and the difficult decisions that must be made.   Evaluations are conducted by Matt Bulkley, LCSW with Dr. Dan Sanderson conducting the psychological testing and additional clinical interviews.

Custody Evaluation in St. George, Utah


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