What is a ‘Fitness for Duty’ Assessment, and Can My Employer Make Me Take One?

What is a ‘Fitness for Duty’ Assessment, and Can My Employer Make Me Take One?

What is a ‘Fitness for Duty’ Assessment, and Can My Employer Make Me Take One?

A Fitness for Duty Assessment (FFD) is a mental health evaluation in which a psychologist performs tests and provides feedback about an employee’s mental fitness to perform a specific job. These evaluations are usually done when a circumstance occurs that…

Attorney or Psychologist? When Legal Matters and Mental Health Issues Overlap

Attorney or Psychologist? When Legal Matters and Mental Health Issues Overlap

When legal matters overlap with mental health issues, things can get a bit muddy, and it can be difficult to know where to turn first. Do you seek legal counsel or find a psychologist to conduct an assessment? Do you…