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Psychologist’s actions, despite mandate to report child abuse, warrant professional discipline

An appellate court in Pennsylvania upheld discipline imposed by the state's Board of Psychology against a licensee who had engaged in an improper one-sided child-custody evaluation, holding that regardless of whether the psychologist was justified in believing the children in question were abused by their father, her actions went farther than what was required for an abuse report.

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