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Pip assessment

lexi0115lexi0115 Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hopefully someone can understand this for me I have received my pip report today and the assessor has ticked all top boxes in Questions but does say I am on antidepressant tablets and have really bad anxiety and depression from what I can tell I have scored 0 is this right or isit different 

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  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger
    HI and welcome,

    If all the top boxes are ticked then there will be no award recommended. You will need to wait for the decision to be made but they usually go with the report, it's rare to go against it. Once it's made you have 1 month from that date to request the Mandatory Reconsideration.

    Do be aware that PIP isn't awarded based on a diagnosis, it's how those conditions affect your ability to carry out daily activity based on the PIP descriptors.
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  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,652 Disability Gamechanger
    Welcome to the community @lexi0115. Really sorry to hear this, how are things at the moment? Is there anything we can do to help?
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  • janer1967janer1967 Member Posts: 9,337 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello and welcome sorry to hear about your PIP assessment, if when you get the letter look through and see if yiu think you should have scored points for the descriptors and if so as suggested put in a MR
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