June 16, 2022

Am I Limited in How Many Times I Can Apply for Social Security Disability?

Am I limited in how many times I can apply for Social Security disability? Some of my clients have applied for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and/or Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits more than once. A person who has previously […]

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June 9, 2016

Anatomy of a Social Security Disability Hearing Part III: The Decision

When the Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) makes a determination about your disability claim, he or she does not simply send you a letter that says “Congratulations! You have been found disabled!” or “Sorry, but you do not qualify for disability.”  […]

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December 12, 2014

Consultative Exams: What Are They And Should You Go?

Many disability claimants are caught off guard when they receive a notice from the Social Security Administration (SSA) for a scheduled doctor’s appointment.   These doctor appointments are called consultative examinations (CE’s).  The SSA will sometimes send SSDI and/or SSI […]

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