I have a mental illness. Am I eligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability?

May 22, 2018

Yes, mental illness is frequently used as a basis for getting SSI benefits.
Unfortunately, it’s still common for members of the public, or even family members, to fail to understand this issue.

At Nash Disability Law, we have a long history of understanding how the nuances and misimpressions associated with this issue affect people’s ability to obtain and maintain employment.

The law firm has been very active for many years in advocating for the rights of those affected by mental illness, including important issues of access to meaningful care without stigma.