Yes, you can. However, many people have panic and anxiety disorder but it’s not of disabling severity. Often symptoms can be at least partially controlled or well controlled with medication. If that is the case, then the condition does not impair your ability to function in a way that it needs to be in order to claim Social Security Disability. For Social Security Disability your condition has to be so severe that despite medication and despite treatment with a psychiatrist and hopefully a psychologist or a therapist your condition is so severe that you cannot function in a job situation for at least a 12 month period of time.
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Social Security Disability Blog Posts:
Waiting To Apply for Social Security Disability Benefits
Common SSD Application Mistakes: Waiting too Long to Apply Most people believe there is a requirement that you must be off work for at least six months to one year before you can apply for or collect
Can I apply for SSD from my spouse’s earnings record?
One of the major reasons that disabled individuals don't get approved for Social Security Disability benefits is because of their work history. SSD is financed by employer and wage contributions, so
Back Pay and Retroactive Benefits
What is Back Pay and Retroactive Benefits in Social Security Disability Claims? Navigating the Social Security Disability process can be a complex and challenging process. As an applicant, it is
Durations of Social Security Disability Benefits
How Long Can I Receive Social Security Disability Benefits? Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) provides income to individuals who are unable to work due to a disability. However, many
Social Security Disability FAQ:
How Do I Qualify for Social Security if I Don’t Meet a Blue Book Listing?
The Social Security Administration (SSA) publishes strict criteria to qualify for disability benefits based on your diagnosis in the Blue Book. However, you can still qualify for benefits even if you
What Is the Difference Between Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income?
The Social Security Administration (SSA) runs two programs to help people with disabilities: Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Each program has
Can I Receive Both SSI and SSDI at the Same Time?
You could receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), in addition to Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), if you meet the qualifications for both programs. Because SSDI qualifies as unearned
How Do I Apply For Social Security Disability Benefits?
I'd like to explain the process of applying for Social Security Disability Benefits. There are several ways to apply and it's important to begin the process as soon as you realize that your condition