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Megan C
Megan C, Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
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the ssa doctor scored me at exactly the same GAF as my dr 42

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the ssa doctor scored me at exactly the same GAF as my dr 42 and the vocational expert said there were no jobs I could does this mean I will get benfits

Megan C :

I realize you have a question about social security. My goal is to provide you with excellent service, and help you better understand your options.

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If you have a GAF of 42, that means "Serious symptoms (e.g., suicidal ideation, severe obsessional rituals, frequent shoplifting) or any serious impairment in social, occupational, or school functioning (e.g., no friends, unable to keep a job, cannot work)."

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If there are no jobs that you are able to do, then you will be considered disabled by social security's standards, which means you will get benefits.


thank you just making sure

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