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 blog posts you
may find helpful:

Proving you cannot do sedentary work: Mental limitations

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Social Security disability claimants under the age of 50 typically must prove that they are incapable of performing most sedentary jobs. Mental and emotional problems, either alone or in conjunction w...

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Proving you cannot do sedentary work: Manipulative limitations

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To qualify for Social Security disability benefits if you are under the age of 50, you will likely need to prove you cannot perform most sedentary jobs.  Sedentary work is the physically easiest type...

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Proving you cannot do sedentary work: Overview

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Sedentary work is the least physically demanding type of work recognized by the Social Security Administration. Most applicants for Florida Social Security disability benefits who are under the age of...

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Claimants Under 50: Manipulative Limitations

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To qualify for Social Security disability benefits if you are under the age of 50, you will likely need to prove you cannot perform most sedentary jobs.  Sedentary work is the physically easiest type...

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Questions after a Favorable Decision: Medicare Eligibility and Overpayment Problems Medicare eligibility

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A common question from claimants after a favorable decision is “When will I be eligible for Medicare?’  Medicare will be available to you after you have received Social Security disability benefi...

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Chronic Pain as a Basis for Social Security Disability Benefits: Your Credibility

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Your credibility is the extent to which your statements regarding your pain can be believed and accepted as true. There are two significant factors that can increase the credibility of your statements...

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Requirements for Your Doctor’s Opinion to Be Controlling

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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

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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

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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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