Section 20 Reports – Caroline Goldsmith Psychologist
When it comes to determining the outcome of a family matter in court, there are different types of reports that can be used for evidence to help with this process. Call 087 387 6841 or email email@example.com
A judge can request a Section 20 report in order to provide further information on the safety or welfare of a child who could be involved in proceedings.
What does a Section 20 report contain?
Section 20 reports are typically a shortened version of a Section 47 report. A judge can request a Section 20 report to gain further information about the circumstances of a child in relation to their health, care, safety or welfare.
The report is compiled through assessments that will determine the necessary background information, as well as an evaluation of the parents and children involved in the matter. The best outcomes for the child/ren going forward could be determined regarding access or placement or visitation . The Court want to see a clear evaluation and recommendations which they are under no obligation to follow however must be comprehensive. the assessment is done within a strengths and challenges approach so that all factors regarding the child can be balanced and fair. What needs to happen in order for the child/ren to have the best chance for their future well-being.
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Section 20 reports can be useful in determining the best interests for the family and children involved in proceedings.
These reports are sensitive in nature and require sensitivity and balance to provide a judge with the most comprehensive account.
Getting further information about Section 20 report
Caroline Goldsmith is a psychologist specialising in autism and in Section 20 reports, as well as other assessments that can benefit legal proceedings. Call today for a quote for a Section 20 Report in Ireland on 087 387 6841, or email email@example.com for further information.