Q: Should I do a psych eval for I-601 if I don't have any history of mental problems? Would this help or hurt my case?
My husband and I are working with a lawyer who suggested we do one.
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Psych evaluations are often suggested by attorneys for families of I-601 clients because it is a credible evidence of how the fear of separation from family member has affected the qualifying relative psychologically.
However, if your attorney has suggested it, you should ask these questions to your attorney because that is what you are paying your attorney for so that you can ask him/her questions if you have some.
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