Hynan_formalDr. Daniel Hynan is a psychologist in independent practice based in Illinois. He specializes in child custody issues, but provides a full range of psychological services. 

Dr. Hynan is a published author, Board Certified in Assessment Psychology and is a sought after child custody expert in the courtroom. 

He has been in practice for over 30 years, and despite his extensive research and efforts on behalf of children in custody cases, he has maintained a full therapy practice for individuals, couple and families.

 The boxes below feature the primary elements of the services Dr. Hynan provides:


standing75Attorneys often desire consultations for certain cases, such as Work Product Reviews. An attorney may find it most productive to use a non-testifying consultant who works behind the scenes as part of the usually confidential legal team.


By integrating scientific evidence and decades of practical experience, my consulting is qualified to clarify clearly what is in the child's best interest.


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bookmark6Dr. Hynan Publications has published the best selling book CHILD CUSTODY EVALUATION: NEW THEORETICAL APPLICATIONS AND RESEARCH (2014, Charles C. Thomas Publisher). 

This book is extremely useful for child custody evaluation (CCE), family law attorneys, and judges.

Dr. Hynan’s forthcoming book, Parenting Plans, published by the American Bar Association, is scheduled to appear in the spring of 2018.

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grammarDr. Hynan is certified with the American Board of Assessment Psychology (ABAP). It represents his extremely high level of expertise in the assessment field, which is especially relevant for his child custody and related evaluations. ABAP has included numerous national and world-wide leaders in psychological assessment.

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familiar17Dr. Hynan specializes primarily in the field of child custody evaluations, and he his noted in the field as a expert on the subject. indicated by the popularity of his recently published Child Custody Evaluation book.

Dr. Hynan also serves as an independent psychologist, offering individual, marriage and family therapy. 

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