WVC 48 - 9 - 303
§48-9-303. Interview of the child by the court.
The court, in its discretion, may interview the child in
chambers or direct another person to interview the child, in order
to obtain information relating to the issues of the case. The
interview shall be conducted in accordance with rule 16 of the
rules of practice and procedure for family law, as promulgated by
the supreme court of appeals.