Psych Disorder w/ Custody


#1

The fact that one party has a psychological disorder will not automatically have an impact on child custody, but the court will consider has this can and has impacted your children.

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#2

Hey all,

I am going back to court shortly, and the newest thing brought to my attention is that the childrens father (who has primaray physical due to my lack of an attorney in the first place) has been diagnosed with an adjustment disorder and mood disorder. We were both required to have one done. Mine came back completely normal, and was even more extensive than what the childrens father had done.
How will a Judge view this? Anyone know?