The Law Offices of Brian A. Grady, P.C.
Attorney At Law
Itasca Bank & Trust Building
9 East Irving Park Road
Roselle, IL. 60172
Phone:(630) 351 - 4466
Fax: (630) 894 - 2528
Psychological Evaluations in Custody Decisions
Pursuant to Section 604(b) a court may appoint a guardian ad litem for the children to investigate the circumstances of the custody case and to report back to the court.
The court may also appoint a psychiatrist or other mental health professional to negotiate a joint parenting agreement, to conduct evaluations of the parties and the children, and to report back to the court.
750 ILCS 5/604