Mary Elizabeth Lund

Mary Elizabeth Lund, Ph.D., received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of California, Los Angeles, did a post-doctoral research fellowship at University of Cambridge, England, and has performed custody evaluations for over 25 years.  She has done empirical research on outcomes for children after parental separation and on assessing children in custody evaluations.  She is a mental health professional liaison member of the Los Angeles County Bar Family Law Executive Committee and is Past President of AFCC-CA.  For ten years she presented yearly at trainings for incoming family law judicial officers on child custody issues at the Judicial Council of California Center for Judicial Education and Research. For 20 years, she has been a trainer on child custody for Mosten Mediation Associates.  She provides frequent trainings for lawyers, mediators and mental health professionals and has published articles in Family Court Review and elsewhere on custody evaluations and other child custody-related topics.