As a disability lawyer and social security attorney, the CJ Henry Law Firm believes we should provide updated information to our clients. This will help them better understand the legal process involved in obtaining disability benefits. We want to keep our clients up to date about legal happenings in the field of disability insurance in Florida and other legal matters pertaining to disability.

Please read below for pertinent articles, news and other resources you
may find helpful:

Requirements for Your Doctor’s Opinion to Be Controlling

Posted in Blog

If three requirements are met, the Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) must give your treating doctor’s opinion controlling weight,which means he will adopt your doctor’s opinion regarding the extent o...

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What is the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI)?

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The Social Security Administration manages two programs that provide benefits based on disability or blindness:  the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program and the Supplemental Security ...

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Your Denial Letter Will Help Your Florida Disability Attorney Piece Together the Puzzle of Your Case

Posted in Appeal

If your initial application for Florida Social Security disability benefits is denied, your denial letter is a key piece of the puzzle that will assist your Ocala disability lawyer in pursuing your ap...

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Keeping a Symptom Diary to Assist in Obtaining Disability Benefits

Posted in Appeal

As an experienced Florida Social Security disability lawyer, I suggest that you keep at least one symptom diary to assist you in obtaining disability benefits in Florida. What is a symptom diary? A ...

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“Substantial Gainful Activity” For Self-Employed Claimants

Posted in Benefits

As an Ocala disability lawyer, I have helped many individuals who are self-employed with their Social Security disability applications and appeals. In every case, the Social Security Administration us...

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Was My Social Security Disability Benefits Claim Denied in Error?

Posted in Appeal

You try to work but cannot because of your medical condition. You apply for Social Security disability benefits and are shocked when your claim is denied. Do not let the denial of your claim discourag...

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Evaluating Chiropractic Evidence in Social Security Disability Cases

Posted in Back Pain

An experienced Florida Social Security disability attorney will tell you that the Social Security Administration differentiates between evidence from “acceptable” medical sources and “other” m...

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Six Simple Steps to Help You Through the Social Security Disability Benefits Process

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Following these six simple steps will help ease your way through the Florida Social Security disability benefits process: See your doctors regularly and cooperate with their treatment plans: The ...

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Social Security Disability Benefits for Obesity

Posted in Disability Claims

If you suffer from a medically determinable physical or mental impairment that prevents you from working, you may be eligible to receive Social Security disability benefits. Obesity is recognized by t...

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The Role of the Government’s Vocational Expert at Your Disability Hearing

Posted in Disability Claims

A vocational expert (VE) may be scheduled to testify at your disability hearing. In most cases, the expert is appointed by the administrative law judge, although an Ocala disability lawyer may, in som...

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