Psychological Services for Police and
OEHN has extensive experience and expertise in providing pre-placement
physicals and fitness-for-duty exams for Police and Fire departments
throughout New England. Whether the need is for an evaluation of a
candidate for hire or for a current employee who may present a potential
risk, OEHN is ready to meet your requirements.
OEHN uses a series of
screens, tests and interviews to determine if a potential employee is
fit for a position.
Pre-employment Evaluation is usually requested for persons in public
safety positions, such as Law
Enforcement, and Fire and Rescue Personnel.
evaluation includes: face-to-face interviews, reference tests,
interview process may include an assessment of the candidate’s
character, family tradition, and sense of duty as it relates to the
position in question.
Fitness for Duty
OEHN brings a wide
range of clinical experience to the task of Fitness for Duty.
Fitness for Duty Evaluation is called when a concern has been raised
about an employee who has been
observed in connection with a potentially dangerous incident or
combination of psychological tests and face-to-face interviews represent
an essential aspect of the
final comprehensive report presented to the appointing authority and
other key personnel includes a
collection of collateral information from interviews and other
Liability and Risk Assessment
Risk assessment is the
determination of threat as it relates to a
situation and/or a recognized menace.
Liability and Risk assessment is oftentimes called for individuals such
as a disgruntled employee; especially one who has made threats in the
type of employee makes you ask: "Is this employee a liability to you,
your other employees and/or your company?"
Assessment and Mental Status exam evaluates this type employees,
provides a comprehensive report and makes suggestions on how to handle
more information about these services and others,
OEHN provides Board Certified, Licensed Psychologists and
Psychiatrists with over 50 years experience working with police, fire
and law enforcement departments. Our broad-based professional knowledge
is in such areas as medical disability, school and court ordered
psychological evaluations, clinical consultations, employee assistance
program consulting and out-patient private practice.