Parameters of the problem. Child custody practices of the family courts in cases involving domestic violence / Joan Zorza Recognizing domestic violence : how to know it when you see it and how to provide appropriate representation / Lois Schwaeber Historical legal context in domestic violence custody cases / Marvin Timothy Gray Historical origins of the Fathers' Rights Movement / Jan Kurth Domestic violence, contested child custody, and the courts : findings from five studies / Sharon K. Araji Do judges adequately address the causes and impact of violence in children's lives in deciding contested child custody cases? / Thomas E. Hornsby Truth Commission : findings and recommendations / Mo Therese Hannah. Survivors' stories. Courageous kids : abused children sharing their experiences / Karen Anderson From the mouths of mothers / Wendy Titelman ... [et al.]. Causes of and contributors to the problem. Reframing child custody decisions in the context of coercive control / Evan Stark Parental Alienation Syndrome / Paul Jay Fink Why do judges do that? / Mike Brigner Batterer manipulation and retaliation compounded by denial and complicity in the family courts / Joan Zorza The yuck factor, the Oprah factor, and the "stickiness" factor : why the mainstream media has failed to expose the custody court scandal / Garland Waller. Solutions and strategies. Leveling the landscape : family court auxiliaries and how to counter them / Michael Lesher Organizing in defense of protective mothers : the custody rights movement / Lundy Bancroft Recognizing and overcoming abusers' legal tactics / Barry Goldstein DV case preparation and trial examination : a heavy burden / Marjory D. Fields Fighting false allegations of parental alienation raised as defenses to valid claims of abuse / Nancy S. Erickson Urgent need for quality control in child custody psychological evaluations / Robin Yeamans Factoring in the effects of children's exposure to domestic violence in determining appropriate postseparation parenting plans / Claire V. Crooks Court-appointed parenting evaluators and guardians ad litem : practical realities and an argument for abolition / Margaret K. Dore American Law Institute Principles : a tool for accessing justice for battered mothers and children / Erika A. Sussman Covering the crisis in the custody courts / Anne Grant.