Applying for Disability Based on a Learning Disability or Developmental Delay
A child's learning disability must be severe and well documented to qualify for SSI disability benefits.
ADHD: Attention Deficit Disorder & Social Security Disability or SSI
In Social Security's Listing of Impairments manual there is a special section for ADHD, more specifically referred to as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
Getting SSI Disability for Auditory Processing Disorder for a Child
Children with auditory processing disorder (APD) that's severe enough to hurt communication may be able to qualify for SSI.
Getting Disability for a Child With Intellectual Disorder or Low IQ
Children with intellectual disorder, low IQ, or mental retardation can qualify for SSI disability benefits if their intellectual functioning is so limited that it severely affects their life.
Getting SSI for a Child's Sensory Integration Disorder
Only when SID is quite severe can a child get SSI disability benefits.
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