a) The child’s age, health, and developmental needs.
b) The parents’ ages and health.
c) Each parent’s relationship with the child.
d) The needs of the child, including relationships with siblings, friends, and extended family members.
e) The role that each parent has played and will play in the future, in the upbringing and care of the child.
f) The degree to which each parent encourages, or discourages, the child’s relationship with the other parent.
g) Each parent’s ability to maintain a close relationship with the child, as well as each parent’s ability and willingness to productively resolve disputes regarding the child.
h) The child’s preference, if the court decides the child is mature enough to express such a preference.
i) Any history of family abuse.
j) Anything else that may be of relevance to the court’s decision.
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