Mental Health Evaluation: 7 Key Facts for Veterans

Mental Health Evaluation: 7 Key Facts for Veterans

Mental Health Evaluation: 7 Key Facts For Veterans  As you prepare to submit a claim for VA disability, you may be asked to attend a mental health evaluation. But what is a mental health evaluation, and do you need one before you submit your VA claim?  This post will...
What is a Nexus Letter? (And How Much Do They Cost?)

What is a Nexus Letter? (And How Much Do They Cost?)

Many veterans applying for VA disability want to know: What is a nexus letter? This post explains what a nexus letter is, how much they cost, and offers veterans a way to obtain a nexus letter—fast. What is a Nexus Letter? A nexus letter is an evidence-based written...
Does the VA Still Accept DBQs?

Does the VA Still Accept DBQs?

Does the VA Still Accept DBQs? What veteran doesn’t want a higher disability rating? If that sounds appealing to you, then you want to consider having a VA Disability Benefits Questionnaire (DBQ) filled out by a licensed medical provider. A VA DBQ helps C&P...
What Is a Mental Health Evaluation?

What Is a Mental Health Evaluation?

What Is a Mental Health Evaluation? Before veterans can receive help from the VA, they have to go through a mental health evaluation. This evaluation is the first step towards a diagnosis and treatment from the VA.  Here’s what you need to know about what a mental...
What Veterans Can Do About Chronic Pain

What Veterans Can Do About Chronic Pain

Veteran Chronic Pain: 6 Tips to Help Veterans Find Relief Veterans living from chronic pain is an all-too-familiar story. In 2019, military veterans of nearly every age were more likely to experience chronic pain than nonveterans: 27.1% vs. 9.4% for ages 20–34 27.7%...