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Mental health experts warn against pace of incapacity benefit cuts | Society | The Guardian

9 Jun

Liz Woollard, 48, who suffers from depression and anxiety, says she failed the test despite two GPs, a psychiatrist and a senior nurse stating she was not able to work. Following a 54-minute assessment, Woollard says she was turned down for employment support allowance. The subsequent report stated she “did not appear to be trembling … sweating … or making rocking movements”.

via Mental health experts warn against pace of incapacity benefit cuts | Society | The Guardian.

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