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Types of Disability Benefits

Acquired Brain Injury
Acquired Brain Injury

The Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Acquired Brain Injury (OABI) is Texas' premier resource for providing education, awareness, prevention information and service referral in regards to brain injury for survivors, families and caregivers; brain injury service providers; military service members and veterans; and state, federal, local and private agencies.

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Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Disability Benefits for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a mental condition that arises in children and may continue on into adulthood.

Autism Spectrum Disorder
Autism Spectrum Disorder

Disability Benefits for Autism Spectrum Disorder Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a group of related brain disorders that are characterized by impairments in the ability to communicate, behave and interact.

Autism Spectrum Disorders
Autism Spectrum Disorders

Disability Benefits for Autism Spectrum Disorder Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a group of related brain disorders that are characterized by impairments in the ability to communicate, behave and interact.

Chronic Medical
Chronic Medical

Determining whether your medical condition qualifies for Social Security-related benefits can be confusing. If you have questions about the eligibility of your condition, or if you've been denied Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI), make sure you explore your legal options.

Cognitive
Cognitive

Applying for disability for Cognitive Impairment or have already been denied benefits? Lisa M. Ritacco is an experienced attorney who will fight for you and guide you through the entire claim process.

Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Social Security disability benefits are available for profound hearing loss or deafness, but not for moderate or mild hearing loss. The Social Security Administration (SSA) details how significant your hearing loss must be to qualify for SSDI or SSI disability benefits.

Hearing
Hearing

Social Security disability benefits are available for profound hearing loss or deafness, but not for moderate or mild hearing loss. The Social Security Administration (SSA) details how significant your hearing loss must be to qualify for SSDI or SSI disability benefits.

Intellectual Disability
Intellectual Disability

Benefits For Intellectual Disability Intellectual disability refers to a measured, below-average intelligence, to the extent that the individual lacks the skills necessary to perform basic daily functions. Intellectual disability is usually diagnosed during childhood and will persist throughout a person's entire lifetime. As with many conditions, the spectrum of intellectual disability can range from mild to debilitating.

Mental Health
Mental Health

The Blue Book is used by the Social Security Administration to establish guidelines for which conditions qualify a claimant for Social Security disability benefits. Section 12 of the Blue Book deals with mental disorders, detailing which types of mental disorders can qualify you for benefits, and under what circumstances.

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Mental Health Conditions
Mental Health Conditions

The Blue Book is used by the Social Security Administration to establish guidelines for which conditions qualify a claimant for Social Security disability benefits. Section 12 of the Blue Book deals with mental disorders, detailing which types of mental disorders can qualify you for benefits, and under what circumstances.

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Physical Disability
Physical Disability

For all individuals applying for disability benefits under title II, and for adults applying under title XVI, the definition of disability is the same. The law defines disability as the inability to engage in any substantial gainful activity (SGA) by reason of any medically determinable physical or mental impairment(s) which can be expected to ...

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Physical/Mobility
Physical/Mobility

Mobility impairment is defined as a category of disability that includes people with varying types of physical disabilities. This type of disability includes upper or lower limb loss or disability, manual dexterity and disability in co-ordination with different organs of the body.

Respiratory Illnesses
Respiratory Illnesses

Respiratory problems may qualify for Social Security disability benefits as they fall under the same broad guidelines as any other potential disability. On the other hand, respiratory diseases often take considerably longer to establish as total disability than other disabling problems.

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Seeing
Seeing

Use the Benefits Eligibility Screening Tool to find out which programs may be able to pay you benefits. If your application has recently been denied, the Internet Appeal is a starting point to request a review of our decision about your eligibility for disability benefits.

source: ssa.gov
Vision Impairment
Vision Impairment

In some instances, individuals may qualify for both types (SSDI and SSI) of disability benefits. Qualifying for SSD. Although there are many conditions that cause vision loss, the severity of a person's impairment usually determines whether or not they qualify for Social Security Disability benefits.

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