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Webinar Class Description
ID 2.1
Title Overpayments and SSDI and SSI Benefits
Course Course 2.0:
The Effect of Work on Other Federal Benefit Programs and Their Relationship to the Disability Programs
Date & Time Tue, 02/03/2015..........1:00 to 2:30 pm
Pricing Options
  • Entire Course: $720
  • Single Webinar Class: $150
Introduction Overpayments continue to pose a substantial obstacle to beneficiaries who are attempting to return to the work force. Overpayments occur in both the Social Security Disability Insurance and the Supplemental Security Income programs. How overpayments occur and what a beneficiary can do about them are the questions that will be answered during this presentation. Along with examining the overpayment process, participants will also learn specific strategies to assist overpaid beneficiaries and support them in resolving this issue.
Key Topics
  • Causes of Overpayments
  • Who is Liable
  • Reconsideration of An Overpayment
  • Waiver of an Overpayment
  • Reconsideration or Waiver
  • Administrative Waivers
  • After an unfavorable decision – now what?
Special Features This informational seminar provides basic information pertaining to benefits overpayments using lecture, PowerPoint and opportunity for question and answer. Online polling will be used to test participant knowledge. A preparatory reading assignment will be provided and is required.
Who Will Benefit Any individual who is responsible for assisting a beneficiary in maneuvering the complexity of federal entitlements when returning to work will benefit from this program. This includes attorneys, advocates, social workers, case managers, rehabilitation workers and job placement personnel.
Instructors Raymond A. Cebula, III, JD, Faculty
Employment and Disability

Ed Lopez-Soto, JD, Faculty
Employment and Disability

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Benefits and Work Incentives Planning, Professional Standards and Code of Conduct and Effective Communication 1/6/2015
Administration of SSA Entitlements and Benefits Eligibility: Application, Disability Reviews and Appeals Process 1/8/2015
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Overview of SSDI and Impact of Earnings 1/15/2015
Special Work Protections for SSDI Beneficiaries and Medicare Coverage 1/27/2015
Overview of Supplemental Security Income 1/22/2015
Supplemental Security Income Work Incentives 1/29/2015
Overpayments and SSDI and SSI Benefits 2/3/2015
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Special Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) 2/5/2015
Federal Housing Subsidies 2/10/2015
Unemployment Insurance & Workers Compensation (WC) 2/12/2015
Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC) & VA Benefits 2/17/2015
Healthcare: Medicaid, Medicare and S-CHIP 2/19/2015
Information Gathering, Analysis, Advising and Reporting 2/24/2015
Work Incentives Support Planning 2/26/2015
Work Incentives Long-Term Assistance 3/3/2015
Integrating Work Incentives Planning into Employment Services and Caseload and File Management 3/10/2015
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