About Us

Craig D. Childs, PhD - Licensed Psychologist

Dr. Childs is a subject matter expert related to pre-employment psychological evaluations, fitness-for-duty evaluations, leadership/promotion evaluations, and specialty assignment evaluations. He has demonstrated expertise related to psychological consultation and evaluation though his work with over 150 police, fire and sheriff's departments across WI, MI, and IL. He currently serves as a volunteer member of the multi-jurisdictional WI Suburban Critical Incident Team (mental health advisor to the hostage negotiation team). Dr. Childs has worked with departments to improve the leadership and management skills of employees and maintains an interest in coaching and leadership development. He is an active member of several professional organizations including: The International Association of Chiefs of Police's Police Psychological Services Section (IACP-PPSS); The National Sheriff’s Association; The Society for 

Police and Criminal Psychology; and Division 18 (Public Service – Police Specialty Division) and Division 41 (Psychology and Law) within the American Psychological Association (APA). Dr. Childs enjoys presenting on matters related to public safety. He has also served as an expert witness in cases involving public safety matters.

Firm Founder - Retired

Timothy E. Tyre, PhD - Licensed Psychologist

A retired senior Naval Officer, CAPT Timothy E. Tyre has over three decades of experience providing consultation for law enforcement agencies. Dr. Tyre has provided consultation regarding selection, crisis intervention services, sensitive duty evaluation, fitness examination, training, and hostage negotiation. CAPT Tyre has served as a subject matter expert on several death penalty military courts martial proceedings. Dr. Tyre is also a subject matter expert in Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and Consequence Management. He travels extensively with State Department sponsored, Senior military to 

military training missions, in support of Allied Countries dealing with counter-terrorism preparedness. Dr. Tyre has served as President of the Lake Country Combined Fire Jurisdiction and was an elected Trustee on the Chenequa Village Board. He is a special consultant to the Waukesha County Emergency Government director for counter-terrorism and for the State of Wisconsin counter-terrorism subcommittee for military members. Dr. Tyre has also served as Chief Pilot (Special Deputy) for the Combined 1st Tactical Airwing for Jefferson and Walworth County Sheriff Departments.