Is scoliosis considered as having a disability?

Answer The severity of your scoliosis will determine whether unemployment insurance considers it a disability--Social Security does not specifically define the status of this condition as of 2010. If your... Read More »

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Is scoliosis a disability?

in the case of an SSDI application, it is always determined if the applicant can return to past work. If that is deemed not possible then it is determined if the applicant can be given any form of ... Read More »

Is drug addiction considered a disability for the purposes of collecting Social Security Disability?

Generally, no. Neither drug addiction nor alcoholism are classified as disabilities under SSA guidelines unless they are accompanied by another qualifying condition. Under Title II federal law, dr... Read More »

Is RAD considered a SSI disability?

Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD) is a mental health disorder found in children. Under title XVI, Supplemental Security Income (SSI) covers mental health disabilities in children. It reviews claim... Read More »

What Is Considered a Disability Under the ADA?

Americans with disabilities are protected by the federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA does not list all disabilities that qualify for legal protection under the law. For individu... Read More »