Social Security Disability RC|
How to file for disability, Filing for SSI
Disability Requirements, Disability Status
How long is the wait?, Disability Application
Social Security Disability list of impairments
How to Qualify for Disability, Mental Disability
Disability Lawyers FAQ, Disability Back Pay
I filed for disability, was denied, and am now filling out a second disability application
I applied for disability in 2010 and went through the FULL appeals process and the final denial came in 2012. I am overwhelmed as I'm filling out my 2nd application and have a couple questions.
1. Will the first denial of my disability application be reviewed as part of this new application?
2. There are two disabilities I applied with before and several other new diagnoses. How far back do I supply information?
One friend says go all the way back. The local SSA office said the review can't go back before the first denial. Another friend says to just get it in quickly and add information later. An attorney told me to apply on my own and believes I'll be approved but will help with an appeal if that is needed.
I'm so overwhelmed by the process and the HORRIBLE experience of the first application and appeal that it is makingmy depression get worse and anxiety more debilitating.
The denial from the application for disability will not be reviewed in your new claim. However, if you filed the first claim in 2010, the medical records are available for the disability examiner.
Therefore I would just provide the medical information from 2012 forward. Social Security will set your date of onset(when you became disabled) to one day after the date you received your ALJ disability hearing denial.
If your second claim has to go before an administrative judge, there is a chance he or she could reopen the prior disability hearing denial but that would be the only way.
What is the Social Security Disability SSI list of impairments?
Can you work while getting or applying for Disability?
How Often Does Social Security Approve Disability The First Time You Apply?
Tips for getting Social Security Disability or SSI benefits approved
What medical conditions will get you approved for disability?
What kind of Mental Problems Qualify for Disability?
Receiving a Disability Award Letter
Conditions Social Security will recognize as a disability
Previously answered questions regarding SSD and SSI
Applying for disability in your state
Most popular topics on SSDRC.com
Social Security Disability SSI Questions
The listings, list of disabling impairments
Can a mental illness qualify you for disability?
Disability Lawyers prevent unnecessary denials
How much Social Security Disability SSI back pay?
How to apply for disability for a child or children
Filing a Social Security Disability SSI application
Filing for disability - when to file
How to apply for disability - where to apply
Qualifications for disability benefits
How to Prove you are disabled and Win your Disability Benefits
Qualifying for Disability - The Process
How to get disability for depression
Getting disability for fibromyalgia
SSI disability for children with ADHD
What is the Application Process for Social Security Disability and SSI?
Common Mistakes to avoid after being denied for Disability
Social Security Disability SSI Exam tips
More Social Security Disability SSI Questions
Social Security Disability SSI definitions
What makes you eligible for Social Security Disability or SSI?
New and featured pages on SSDRC.com
Who can help me file for disability?
If you appeal a Social Security Disability denial, how long does it take to receive a decision?
Social Security Disability Denied — The Reasons Why
What is a Social Security Disability Denial based on?
How Long Does A Social Security Disability Appeal Take?
What is the process to file a Social Security Disability appeal?
Winning a Social Security Disability Appeal or SSI Appeal
How many disability appeals do you get in California?
How Long Will It Take To Get My Disability Decision If I Appeal in California?
How the condition limits the person's ability to work
These pages provide answers to basic questions about pursuing disability benefits
Receiving a Social Security Disability Award Letter
What Can I Do to Improve My Chances of Winning Disability Benefits?
How do you find out if a Social Security Disability claim has been approved or even denied?
Can I Qualify For Disability and Receive Benefits based on Depression?
How much does Social Security Disability or SSI pay?
How does the Social Security Disability Review work?
What is the difference between Social Security Disability and SSI?
More differences between Social Security Disability and SSI
For the sake of clarity, SSDRC.com is not the Social Security Administration, nor is it associated or affiliated with SSA. This site is a personal, private website that is published, edited, and maintained by former caseworker and former disability claims examiner, Tim Moore, who was interviewed by the New York Times on the topic of Social Security Disability and SSI benefits in an article entitled "The Disability Mess" and also by the Los Angeles Times on the subject of political attempts to weaken the Social Security Disability system.
The goal of the site is to provide information about how Social Security Disability and SSI work, the idea being that qualified information may help claimants pursue their claims and appeals, potentially avoiding time-consuming mistakes. If you find the information on this site helpful and believe it would be helpful to others, feel free to share links to its homepage or other pages on website resource pages, blogs, or social media. Copying of this material, however, is prohibited.
To learn more about the author, please visit the SSDRC.com homepage and view the "about this site" link near the bottom of the page.