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November 24, 2020

Disability Lawyers for Mental Illness Claims

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) claims for mental illnesses are typically difficult to prove. In order to be eligible for benefits, you will need strong evidence. An experienced SSD attorney can give you the best possible chance of obtaining the benefits you need for a mental illness claim.

At The Social Security Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates, we have extensive experience handling SSDI mental illness claims for clients throughout the Southeast.

Our SSDI mental illness claim attorneys represent people throughout the Southeast.


Mental illness can affect your concentration, social functioning and other factors that affect your ability to work. If you suffer from a mental illness and it is preventing you from working, you may be eligible to obtain Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. Our lawyers can assist you with all of the paperwork and legal details of your SSDI claim or appeal. We represent clients suffering from mental impairments such as:

  • Bipolar disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Schizophrenia
  • Clinical depression
  • Panic attacks
  • Phobias
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Personality disorders
  • Tourette syndrome
  • Brain damage
  • Mental retardation


For your mental illness claim to be approved, the Social Security Administration (SSA) will require documented proof of your disability from a psychiatrist or psychologist. We must show that you have a qualifying mental illness and demonstrate that it is keeping you for performing your job duties. Our attorneys can give you advice on documenting your medical claim, and they can advise you on how to work with your doctor to maximize your chances of success.


If you need help with an SSDI mental illness claim or appeal, we are here to help. Contact us today online or by telephone at to speak with an experienced SSDI attorney. If you are not able to make it to our office, we can arrange transportation or meet at a location that is convenient to you.