A vocational expert (VE) may give testimony during a claimant’s social security hearing. The role of a VE is to give an expert opinion on whether the claimant can find other work, based on their medical limitations. The VE is crucial in each case because a claimant may be found to have a severe disability…

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October is Mental Health Awareness month. According to the American Psychiatric Association (APA) mental illnesses are health conditions involving changes in emotion, thought, or behavior (or a combination of these things). Mental illnesses are associated with distress and/or problems functioning in social, work, or family activities. According to the APA, in a given year nearly…

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Eric C. Conn once directed one of the most lucrative law firms in all of America, making him one the most successful lawyers this nation has ever seen. However, similar to the medical evidence he commonly used in his cases, his success was actually a complete sham. Conn clawed his way to status and wealth…

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