Overview of Disability

Disability Back Pay

Disability Requirements

Disability Applications

Disability Advice Tips

How long do cases take?

How to win Disability

SSD Mistakes to avoid

Disability for Mental

What if you get denied?

How to file Appeals

Disability through SSA

SSI Disability Benefits

Disability for Children

How do I qualify for it?

Working and Disability

Disability Award Notice

Disability Lawyer Q&A

Disability Conditions List

What is a disability?

Your Medical Evidence

Filing for your Disability

Disability Eligibility

SSD SSI Definitions

Recent Questions

SSDRC Disability Blog

FAQ for Social Security Disability Hearings

  1. How do I request a social security disability hearing - How do I file?

  2. Requesting a Social Security Hearing when you have a Disability Representative or Attorney

  3. How much time are you given to request your Social Security Disability Hearing?

  4. How should I prepare for a disability hearing with Social Security?

  5. Preparing for a Disability Hearing to Win Social Security or SSI Benefits

  6. Who Makes the Decision at the Social Security Disability, SSI Hearing Level?

  7. Are the Chances of Winning Disability Benefits Higher at a Social Security Hearing with a Judge?

  8. Basic Facts about the Administrative Law Judge Social Security Disability Hearing

  9. What is a Social Security administrative law judge disability hearing?

  10. How Long Will My Disability Case Be at the Social Security Hearing Office Before It gets Scheduled?

  11. How long does the administrative law judge take to make a decision on an SSD or SSI disability case?

  12. What are the odds of a judge giving you a disability denial?

  13. Does The Social Security Judge Use The Same Rules As The Disability Examiner?

  14. What are Medical Experts at Social Security disability hearings?

Return to:  Social Security Disability Resource Center, or read answers to Questions

Information on the following topics can be found here: Social Security Disability Questions and in these subsections:

Frequently asked questions about getting Denied for Disability Benefits | FAQ on Disability Claim Representation | Info about Social Security Disability Approvals and Being Approved | FAQ on Social Security Disability SSI decisions | The SSD SSI Decision Process and what gets taken into consideration | Disability hearings before Judges | Medical exams for disability claims | Applying for Disability in various states | Selecting and hiring Disability Lawyers | Applying for Disability in North Carolina | Recent articles and answers to questions about SSD and SSI

These pages answer some of the most basic questions for individuals who are considering filing a claim.

Filing for disability - How to file for SSD or SSI and the Information that is needed by Social Security
How to Apply for Disability - What medical conditions can you apply and qualify for?
Applying for Disability - How long does it take to get Social Security Disability or SSI benefits?
What happens if I file a disability application and it is denied by a disability examiner or Judge?
How to Prove you are disabled and qualify to win disability benefits
How do you prove your disability case if you have a mental condition or impairment?
Social Security Disability Back pay and How Long it Takes to Qualify for it and receive it
Social Security Disability SSI - Eligibility Requirements and Qualifications Criteria