5 Must-Read Books About Overcoming Adversity to Inspire Your SSD Benefits Journey
Life with a disability involves endless challenges. In addition to the physical and mental struggles of chronic health issues, you may face numerous obstacles in your quest for disability benefits. As you embark on the Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits journey, take solace in these excellent reads:
- Supernormal: The Untold Story of Adversity and Resilience
Although Meg Jay’s “Supernormal” primarily addresses victims of childhood adversity, it’s a valuable resource for those currently dealing with difficult circumstances. The book shares insights from several people who have overcome great odds to lead rewarding lives.
- The Burgundy Journey: Using Hope, Humor & Faith to Conquer Adversity
Authored by a woman who endured extensive physical suffering, “The Burgundy Journey” demonstrates how anybody can defeat the odds by maintaining faith and a positive outlook.
- The Power of Now
Eckhardt Tolle’s classic manifesto highlights living fully in the present as the best path to enlightenment. The book has changed millions of lives and just might transform yours.
- Love Your Life: O’s Handbook for Your Best Today — And Tomorrow
This collection from O Magazine features musings from a variety of award-winning writers. Simple guides offer actionable advice for dealing with conflict.
- Movie Stars and Sensuous Scars: Essays on the Journey from Disability Shame to Disability Pride
In “Movie Stars and Sensuous Scars,” Institute on Disability Culture founder Steven E. Brown outlines his inspiring journey from pain and shame to a vibrant, rewarding life. After you’ve completed this inspiring read, you’ll feel more confident in your abilities and capable of advocating for yourself.
The aforementioned books are excellent resources to consult as you seek SSD benefits. For the legal insight into your Georgia Social Security Disability case, consult Smith, Wallis and Scott. Get in touch right now at (770) 214-2500.