Bay Area Mental Impairment Claims
If you have a mental impairment in San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose or Sacramento, you know that it can impact your ability to work. If you are unable to work due to anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia or post traumatic stress disorder, you may be eligible for Social Security Disability/Supplemental Security Income (SSD/SSI) benefits. We encourage you to work with a skilled San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose & Sacramento mental impairment claims attorney who can assist you in providing the correct medical evidence that is required to receive benefits.
Mental Impairment Claims in San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose & Sacramento
At the Disability Rights Law Center, we have worked with thousands of people who are seeking SSD/SSI benefits. Our experienced lawyer can prepare your application and ensure that the proper medical evidence and documentation is provided to the Social Security Administration (SSA). Our main office is located in Los Angeles, and we also serve clients throughout Northern California and the Bay Area, including the cities of San Francisco, Oakland, Sacramento and San Jose. To schedule your free initial consultation, call us toll free at 866-974-3031. You can also contact us online.
Mental Impairment Claims
Our law firm assists people who suffer from mental impairments that include the following:
- Anxiety, depression and bipolar disorder: Anxiety disorder can bring about panic attacks, irrational fears, compulsions, obsessions, muscular tension, increased heart rate and increased breathing rate. The two types of clinical depression — major depression and dysthymia — can result in feelings of hopelessness, worthlessness, sadness, suicidal thoughts and more. Bipolar disorder manifests as cycles of extreme highs and extreme lows.
- Schizophrenia and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): Symptoms of schizophrenia include paranoia, catatonia, delusions and hallucinations. Relatively mild cases can cause problems with social interactions, concentration and thought patterns. Sufferers of PTSD may experience panic attacks, flashbacks, severe fear of event recurrence, avoidant behavior and restlessness.
It is not uncommon to suffer from more than one mental impairment. For example, PTSD can also involve panic attacks, which are a symptom of anxiety. Whatever type of mental impairment you need assistance with regarding an SSD/SSI claim, we can help.
Contact Us for Help With a Mental Impairment Claim in the Bay Area
If you live anywhere in the Bay Area such as Oakland, San Francisco, San Jose or Sacramento and would like skilled assistance regarding a mental impairment claim, call us toll free at 866-974-3031. You can also contact us online to schedule your free initial consultation.