Sharyl Diveley Terhall, LMSW-IPR

Licensed Master Social Worker with Independent Practice Recognition

Child Custody and Adoption Evaluator

P.O. Box 835036, Richardson, Texas 75083

(214) 682-7403 (P) (469) 777-3780 (F)

sharylterhall@yahoo.com 

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  • Fees are payable by check or money order.
  • SAMPLE ORDERS can be located at http://coparentingtexas.com/links however, these examples should not be considered as legal advice or a substitute for attorney consultation.  


Contested Child Custody Evaluations- A court order appointing Ms. Diveley Terhall per TFC 107.103 is required. $2100 per party fee; additional fee for travel time applies for residences outside of Dallas or Collin County. 

                         

Pre and Post Domestic Adoption Evaluations -  A court order appointing Ms. Diveley Terhall per TFC 107.153 is required. $1000 fee per evaluation/one visit; additional fee for travel time applies for residences outside of Dallas or Collin County.


Home Visits - Evaluation and report regarding the physical home environment only, with submission of photo supplement, if required. Please email or call for fee information.


Child Interviews - Order required.  Child only interviews with summary report to be provided only to the ordering judge for purposes of assisting the Court with orders in matters that do not currently require a full child custody evaluation. Please email or call for fee information. 


Ad Litem Appointment- Order required. Please email or call for fee information.


In addition to providing the order of appointment and appropriate fee; each client needs to read, sign acknowledgment, and return Ms. Diveley Terhall's Advisement Form and Consent for Services  and Notice of Privacy Practices  prior to service initiation. These forms can be obtained by emailing sharylterhall@yahoo.com.