Understanding How Mental Impairment Social Security Applications Are Assessed
Filing for social security assistance is widely known as a difficult process. However, when filing a social security claim for a mental illness, the level of difficulty can skyrocket. The primary reason for this is the guidelines, or lack thereof that pertain to mental impairments. Unlike most physical conditions, the social security administration doesn't have a set of preset medical requirements that will guarantee an individual's right to assistance. Instead, cases are evaluated in a series of other areas.