California State University, Northridge Certificate in LGBTQ+ Health

Social Security Matters – Major Depression and Disability

Many of the people who come to us to obtain Social Security or Private Disability benefits are suffering from depression. In many cases this is their primary impairment; in many more, depression is present along with other disabling conditions. Because of the typically insidious progression of...

Social Security Matters – The Impact of Special Housing on Social Security Disability Claims

We are thrilled to be writing the first of what we hope will be many articles for Mental Health News. I hope that the quality and content of our columns will be up to the high standards I see as I look at the current issue. Many people who struggle with a mental illness also have difficulty...