Category: PTSD

The VA Denied my PTSD Disability Claim, What Do I Do Now?!

The VA Denied my PTSD Disability Claim, What Do I Do Now?! The VA Denied my PTSD Claim for Disability, What do I do Now?!

PTSD is one of the most common conditions suffered by veterans. Learn more about PTSD and better understand how you can file your claim.

How to File a VA Claim for MST PTSD

How to File a VA Claim for MST PTSD MST PTSD

Sadly, a veteran may have MST PTSD due to an in-service incident, such as a rape, assault, battery, robbery, mugging, stalking, or other form of harassment. For VA disability purposes, PTSD MST VA claims are an extremely personal and sensitive issue, and oftentimes lack sufficient evidence to prove that the in-service stressor event occurred. In […]

I’m a Veteran with PTSD, how do I file?

I’m a Veteran with PTSD, how do I file? veterans and ptsd

It’s time to get real about the Mental Health disability, PTSD. PTSD and violence can affect people differently after leaving active duty. This is why it’s critical to be up to date on what you qualify for and what that looks like for you! PTSD is a topic often avoided by anyone and everyone that […]

Can the VA Reduce a PTSD Rating?

Can the VA Reduce a PTSD Rating? reduce ptsd rating

After all the work that goes into filing a successful VA claim, followed by all the waiting for the VA to issue a decision, there are few things that feel better than finally having your claim approved! But can the VA reduce a PTSD rating? The short answer is, yes. The VA absolutely can choose […]

How to Get a 100% VA Rating for PTSD Caused by MST

How to Get a 100% VA Rating for PTSD Caused by MST How to Get a 100% VA Rating for PTSD Caused by MST

It is estimated that 1/4 women veterans and 1/100 male veterans experienced MST, according to the DAV. With this alarming statistic, it is crucial to know what to do to get a VA rating for Military Sexual Trauma (MST) and PTSD today. If you have PTSD as a result of MST, we are here to […]

VA PTSD Rating Criteria Explained

VA PTSD Rating Criteria Explained VA PTSD Rating Criteria

Hi Veterans, in this post, we will be exploring the VA PTSD Rating Criteria in detail. VA ratings for PTSD depend on the frequency, severity, and duration of a veteran’s mental health symptoms over time. The more severe the veteran’s PTSD symptoms (and the more negative impact those symptoms have on his/her occupational and social impairment), the […]

5 Tips to Improve Your VA PTSD Claim

5 Tips to Improve Your VA PTSD Claim VA PTSD Claim

This is the ultimate guide to improving your VA PTSD claim in 2020. All VA claims for PTSD depend upon the Frequency, Severity, and Duration of your mental health symptoms over time, and more specifically, your current level of Occupational and Social Impairment. Translation: You MUST be able to explain HOW your PTSD is negatively […]