Understanding VA Disability Ratings and PTSD Claims

Understanding VA Disability Ratings and PTSD Claims If you are a veteran that lives with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) connected to your years of service, you may qualify for VA disability benefits. Receiving approval for your claim can be difficult and take some time to achieve. This reality makes it important to work with an […]

Social Security Disability for PTSD

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which can develop after exposure to an extremely traumatic event, is not uncommon. According to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), approximately eight million adults have PTSD “during a given year.” Many people with PTSD respond well to treatments; however, for others, the symptoms — the nightmares, flashbacks, anxiety attacks, and […]

How do I file a Veterans Benefits claim for PTSD?

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If you are filing a claim for PTSD, you also need to complete VA form 21-0781 to submit with your application for VA compensation. This form requires detailed information about the event(s) that you believe led to your PTSD. You should give as much information as you can remember. Many times the VA will need […]