In North Carolina, as in most states, you must first be over the age of 65, or defined disabled. Assuming not over 65, you must have a governmental agency declare you disabled. This is usually acquired through Social Security Disablity (SSD). In order to be declared as "defined disabled" you should be under the continuing care of a psychiatrist, psychologist or councellor, all must have proper licensure, degree and certification. The longer the documented psychiatric relationship the better the...