mental health

  1. T

    PEB Found Fit for PTSD

    Good morning everyone, I was recently found fit for PTSD but it is basically a 50% rating alone based on the VA C&P Exam. I have two other conditions that rendered me unfit (left ankle and left leg). I expect those two ratings combined to be 20% or less. If I were to be found unfit for the PTSD...
  2. P

    Can the med board process or VA change your referred mental health condition?

    Hello all, I've been diagnosed with schizophrenia and entered the ides/med board system. I had an appointment with an ides doctor to review my physical claims and noticed on his screen as he scrolled that I had behavioral health conditions listed that were not part of my referred condition...
  3. Pricegoudaprice

    Admin Sep for mental health?

    Greetings all, I’m being recommended for a 2nd Limdu for MDD. I’ve been on a list of medications, have not missed an appointment and do everything as required. My psychiatrist changed my diagnosis to adjustment disorder a couple months ago and it seems my therapist and psychiatrist are in...
  4. C

    QUESTION

    What can I do if something in my MH records isn't correct? My MH provider said I had suicide ideation as a kid and took OTC meds to try to kill myself... What do I do and how do I go about it?
  5. RichDaniel

    Mental Health C&P Appt

    I conducted a C&P appointment for my anxiety claim last Friday. I was seen a few years back for stress about four times. My doctor diagnosed me with anxiety disorder. I was prescribed Xanax, but I did not like it. He then prescribed Zoloft. I didn't like that either. In total, I believe I was on...
  6. J

    Mental Health Eval

    Hello all, I have been seeing VA mental health providers for nearly 6mo, it has been about a year since the TBI I suffered. I was notified that I must go to a mental health evaluation on base (must be DoD) before a NARSUM can be written and before anyone can determine if I will go through a...
  7. A

    HELP!! Mental Health MEB possibility

    Hello all, I have been seeing a mental health provider for a few months now about my anxiety and claustrophobia in tight places and this seems to be going nowhere. I often times skip out on commanders calls, awards ceremonies etc. because I cant handle being in a place with no windows or tight...
  8. Tin3yT3ch

    My PCM doesn'tlike what my C&P mental health exam says...

    Hello All, I've been on this website everyday for about 6 months. I've studied almost every thread imaginable so I haven't been caught off guard by any steps in my MEB, you guys have kept me informed. So here's my background: After 9yrs of being seen by MH I was diagnosed with Bipolar 1...
  9. X

    Narcolepsy Timeline

    Referral: 01/04/2018 VA Claims: 01/10/2018 Medical Exam: 01/23/2018 Medical Evaluation Board:_____ I signed and had my packet sent to San Antonio on 13 Feb 2018. I spoke to my PEBLO on 20 Feb 2018 on the status of my packet because all of a sudden my IDES Dashboard now doesn't show my timeline...
  10. L

    Just the beginning

    Good Evening! I'm new to this group although I did follow the forum for a few weeks prior to actually making an account. My story is slightly unique and also on top of it, I'm not even sure what is happening. To give a relatively brief explanation of everything - I'm AD USAF, been in 9 years...
  11. C

    Multiple/Dual MEB's

    Has anyone went through more than one MEB for separate mental health conditions at the same time? Curious of the process/results/ratings?
  12. A

    Mental Health- Bipolar 2 Disorder

    In March 2017 I was identified, after voluntarily seeking treatment, as bipolar. It is now May 2017 and I've been informed the DAWG has recommended my case for IRILO MEB. Not sure how long it takes from here for having a unwaiverable mental illness, has anyone else gone through this specific...
  13. A

    Just at the beginning and already concerned...

    I'm AD AF with about 6 years TIS. I was anticipating a med board and the process has just started. I got a call from my PEBLO Apr 3 that basically said the process was starting and I'd have to notify her of any leave and couldn't go TDY. Apr 6 My profile was changed from temporary to a code 37...
  14. ides2017

    Confused/overwhelmed...NARSUM rcvd...IMR Request?

    Currently undergoing MEB for Mental Health issues and I find the entire process very confusing and overwhelming. I don't feel like I have enough information to really understand the process, make informed decisions, and preserve any rights I may or may not have in the process. I disagree...
  15. S

    Treatment after separation

    What is going to happen if I don't seek mental health treatment after I get separated and the re-evaluation comes up? Are you supposed to seek treatment and is it required? I don't know about you but I absolutely hated sitting in a chair talking to some psych over my problems. Will they lower my...
  16. H

    C&P Exam What do you guys think will be outcome?

    Mental Disorders (other than PTSD and Eating Disorders) Disability Benefits Questionnaire Name of patient/Veteran: Polihonki, Levi Ray Is this DBQ being completed in conjunction with a VA 21-2507, C&P Examination Request? [X] Yes [ ] No SECTION I: ---------- 1. Diagnosis ------------ a...
  17. G

    Substance Abuse Evaluation by ADAPT

    hello all, I'm looking for any and all help I can get. I was medically disqualified from my afsc this past June. I then applied for voluntary separation and it was approved and I received my orders. When I went to out process flight medicine, they told me I was being reviewed for an meb. This...
  18. P

    QTC, C&P, NARSUM, MEB, TBI, Mental Health

    Quick question. Does the NARSUM Doctor not develop the mental health portion? He said that he doesn't know about my mental health issues. Also, does the mental health handle TBI? For my QTC's, mental health covered my anxiety and TBI. Would they be responsible for that part of the NARSUM?
  19. A

    Have any of you ever had TMS or ECT treatment before?

    If any of you have ever had TMS (transcranial magnetic stimulation) or ECT (Electroconvulsive therapy) for depression or any other mental disorder, can you tell me how well the treatment worked for you or any side effects you had afterwards? Also, can you tell me how you were able to actually...
  20. S

    Schizophrenic Symptoms and Ratings (Hallucinations, Voices, Anxiety, and What to expect)

    The reason I am writing this is because while I was going through the PEB process this forum provided so much support even though I've never posted anything. I would like to thank all the service members and spouses that contribute to this blog and helped me and my family through this tough...
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