5. Support persons and the child witness.American Psychological Association, (2002)
American trial courts often rule on motions that children testify in court accompanied by a support· person. Unfortunately, the potential impact of providing a child witness with a support person has not been thoroughly researched.
- child abuse,
- child witness,
- support persons
Citation Information5. Lyon, T. D. (2002, Winter). Support persons and the child witness. Section on Child Maltreatment Newsletter, Division 37, American Psychological Association, 6(3), 5.