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PTSD Stressors for VA Benefits Explained

Service connection claims for PTSD VA benefits require that a stressor be verified in order to be granted. Today, we discuss PTSD stressors, special VA rules surrounding service connection, how to verify your stressor for Veterans disability benefits, and special considerations and common errors to keep in mind when claiming post-traumatic stress disorder. For a… Read More »

7 Most Common Disabilities Among Women Veterans

READ the blog post here: https://cck-law.com/blog/conditions-affecting-women-veterans/ TABLE OF CONTENTS: 0:43 Statistics About U.S. Women Veterans 2:00 Women Veterans and Disability Statistics 2:50 Most Common VA Disabilities for Women Veterans: #1 Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) 3:49: Common Causes of PTSD for Women Veterans, and How to Help Prove Your Claim 5:00 Military Sexual Trauma (MST) and… Read More »

VA C&P Exams for PTSD

CCK breaks down everything veterans need to know before, during, and after a Compensation and Pension Examination. Find out who will conduct your exam, what is the examiner looking for, what happens during the exam, how to challenge an unfavorable exam, how VA rates PTSD, and tips from our knowledgeable team of lawyers and advocates.… Read More »

10 Most Common VA Disabilities

READ the blog post here: https://cck-law.com/blog/10-most-common-disabilities-for-veterans/ TABLE OF CONTENTS: 01:10 First and Second Most Common Disabilities: Hearing Loss and Tinnitus 01:55 Most Common Rating for Hearing Loss and Tinnitus 04:38 Third Most Common VA Disability: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) 05:04 How Many Veterans are Service-Connected for PTSD? 08:01 How VA Rates Mental Health Conditions 08:30… Read More »

How to Challenge a VA Exam (C&P Exam)

1:38 What is a VA exam and when do they happen in the VA claims process? 2:05 VA’s Duty to Assist 2:57 What happens at a C&P exam? What are C&P examiners looking for? 4:49 What are the differences between a physical condition exam and a mental condition exam? 7:30 How much weight do VA… Read More »

PTSD Claims and Ratings (2018)

STRESSORS 1:00 Ways to prove your stressor occurred 4:26 Finding evidence to support your stressor 8:39 Prisoners of War (POWs) 9:47 Military Sexual Trauma (MST) and “marker” evidence PTSD DIAGNOSIS 13:50 Diagnosing PTSD 14:45 PTSD combined with other mental conditions PTSD RATINGS 18:13 How does VA rate PTSD? 20:29 Common Mistakes in VA’s PTSD Ratings… Read More »