Manage episode 299659545 series 2577669
A VA Claim for PTSD versus a VA Lifestyle Impact Claim are both considered a mental health claims. But it's important to choose and file the right VA claim, depending upon your PTSD stressor events vs. Chronic Pain Syndrome with Depression and Anxiety. VA benefits for PTSD or SSD are life changing and it's imperative that you know the differences and similarities to know which one is right for you! Since the VA doesn't allow pyramiding, even though you could file a claim for both, only the highest rating will be used in your overall scheduler rating for VA disability compensation. Are you finally ready to get the VA disability rating and compensation YOU deserve? If you need some help with your VA disability claim, join VA Claims Insider Elite TODAY and get started on your VA disability claim for FREE: https://vaclaimsinsider.com/elite-mem...
***Video Timestamps & Resources*** ⏩ 00:00 VA Claims Insider Introduction ⏩ 00:15 Introducing VC's Horace and Adam ⏩ 01:40 VA Lifestyle Impact Claim (Somatic Symptom Disorder) Secondary Service Connection ⏩ 07:00 Will mental health affect your ability to own firearms? ⏩ 08:20 What is a Lifestyle Impact Claim? ⏩ 14:40 Don't wait to file a claim until it's too late ⏩ 23:00 It's important to seek and get the mental health help you need ⏩ 30:30 What we see and what other's see is completely different ⏩ 38:00 You have to be open, honest and vulnerable ⏩ 43:00 VA benefits are for everyone, you served you deserve
Is PTSD an easy VA claim to win? Yes, PTSD is an easy claim to win, assuming you have medical evidence to support your claim. According to the easiest VA claims to win data, PTSD is the #4 most claimed and compensated VA disability condition across all veteran demographics. Furthermore, PTSD is a high-value claim, meaning it’s very likely to get a VA rating of 30% or higher. According to the VBA’s most recent annual benefits report to congress, veterans have the following PTSD rating percentages: - 22.8% of veterans with service connected PTSD have a 30% VA rating - 26.0% of all VA disability recipients for PTSD have a 50 PTSD rating - 29.5% of all VA claim recipients for PTSD have a 70 VA disability for PTSD rating - 13.2% have a 100% PTSD rating
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