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VA Manual M28R Voc Rehab

VR&E’s New M28R: Know what They Know

VA Vocational Rehabilitation has long hidden behind a unknown shield where counselors approve and deny veterans in secret. [UPDATED 7/14/14: Get Updated 1,488 PDF M28R Here] What I mean by secret is that veterans were unable to generally find the justification VA would use when denying their claim for benefits in this arena. Recently, Voc […]
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VA Disability Rating

How To Get A Higher VA Disability Rating

Whether fighting for a higher disability rating or filing your disability claim with Dept. of Veterans Affairs, this article has insider tips that win. How To Manage Your VA Claim For Disability Compensation Filing disability claims with the Dept of Veterans Affairs is tricky, confusing, and sometimes seems like a lost cause. Getting documentation together […]
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Denied VocRehab

How To Get Denied VA Voc Rehab

Go straight to jail. Do not pass go. Do not collect $200. There are 3 main ways that qualified disabled veterans fail to get approval to use the benefit. The purpose of this article is to point out some specific “don’t say that, moron,” type issues during your first meeting with a Voc Rehab professional. […]
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VA Vocational Rehabilitation Notice Letters

VA Vocational Rehabilitation Not Issuing Written Notices Of Decisions

By Benjamin Krause | January 3, 2020

A majority of veterans surveyed using VA Vocational Rehabilitation confirmed that many agency counselors are not properly issuing decision notice letters. The majority of veterans who responded to our survey indicated Chapter 31 is not issuing written notices of adverse decisions as it is supposed to by law. 38 USC § 5104. The impact of […]

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VA Vocational Rehabilitation Facelift

Major Changes Afoot Within VA Vocational Rehabilitation

By Benjamin Krause | November 13, 2019

There are major changes afoot within the VA Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment program – – some might even call it a facelift of sorts. What do Artificial Intelligence, new policies, and vocational benefits for veterans have in common? VA Vocational Rehab at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Last week, I was fortunate enough to be […]

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Voc Rehab Monthly Pay 2020

FY 2020 Voc Rehab Stipend Rates Increased From Previous Year

By Benjamin Krause | October 17, 2019

Many veterans using the GI Bill may be unaware they are qualified for thousands more in benefits through Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment. The GI Bill is a fantastic benefit where many veterans receive a subsistence payment plus coverage for tuition at a state university for up to 36 months. Yes, that is fantastic. But is […]

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Video Q&A – Does VA Voc Rehab Still Pay For Graduate Degrees?

By Benjamin Krause | October 10, 2019

VA Voc Rehab Counselors are telling disabled veterans that VA Vocational Rehabilitation no longer approves graduate degrees, but is this true or false? It is false. The statement is bogus, but that does not stop counselors from making statements that lack veracity to disabled veterans seeking advanced training. Why is that? Why The Dubious Voc […]

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VA Voc Rehab Denial

Win Your VA Voc Rehab Denial Using This Simple Strategy

By Benjamin Krause | May 13, 2019

Here is a simple strategy to analyze your VA Voc Rehab denial despite the confusing Appeals Modernization buffet of appeals options including Higher Level Review. Many veterans are confused about their VA Voc Rehab denial and the next steps in analyzing your options after Appeals Modernization (February 19, 2019) – – almost as if the […]

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VA Voc Rehab Appeals Changes

New Rules: How To Appeal VA Vocational Rehabilitation Denials In 2019

By Benjamin Krause | April 24, 2019

The rules have changed. A new buffet of options for initiating appeals processes for VA Voc Rehab denials or lowball offers requires an updated approach. In 2017, Congress passed new legislation mandating certain changes to the appeals process that was supposed to cut down on the appeals backlog. How did they solve the decades-long mystery […]

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