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A sweet discovery reveals itself

...you to do it? ? The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four Americans is suffering from some sort of mental illness. Think of your three best friends; if they're OK, then it's you.HISTORY MOMENT: My Kirby's Augusta YouTube...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-27/sweet-discovery-reveals-itsel
Animal rescuers trying to save obese dog

...get that way because their owners project some of their own issues onto the pets."We almost always find there's mental illness or depression (of the owner) associated with these cases," Ward said. "Most likely this person had a condition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-01/animal-rescuers-trying-save-o
Ga. pipe-bomber faces drug charges

...away," she said, sobbing.Her lawyer, Jeffrey Ertel, said Savage had had a difficult life and suffered from mental illness. She detonated bombs in a remote location as a form of release for her anger and frustration, and she never intended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-31/ga-pipe-bomber-faces-drug-ch
Warrant: SC dad feared 5 slain kids would kill him

...returned Wednesday. Jones waived a first appearance hearing last week, and his attorneys said he has been treated for mental illness in the past and they want a mental evaluation conducted on him.Daniel Jones, the district attorney of Smith County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/warrant-sc-dad-feared-5-slain
Laughing and crying

...Crippling depression. Loneliness. Financial problems. Williams' death shows how much we have yet to understand about mental illness.Robin Williams stood shakily astride comedy and tragedy. As one saying goes, comedy merely is tragedy deferred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-13/laughing-and-crying
Comedian Robin Williams' death shows 'anybody can become suicidal,' mental health expert says

...added that it needs more funding.Pat Strode of the Georgia chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness said that the science of mental illness has advanced significantly in the past decades, but that more progress needs to be made. "There's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-12/comedian-robin-williams-death
Feds critical of Augusta's Gracewood

...establish community services for about 9,000 people with mental illness, and to create community support and crisis intervention...to help people with developmental disabilities and mental illness avoid hospitalization.The state is still out of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-08/feds-critical-augustas-g
Evaluation finds Pistorius didn't have mental illness

...Africa - Oscar Pistorius was not suffering from a mental illness when he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and was...might argue that the athlete was not guilty because of mental illness. The examination was conducted at a state psychiatric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-30/evaluation-finds-pis
Augusta attorney closes office, requests to surrender law license after armed robbery indictment

...accept his surrender, according to the Court's ruling released Monday.Pak informed the court that he suffers from mental illness sufficient to impair his ability to effectively practice law, according to the court's opinion.Pak is under indictment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-30/augusta-attorney-surre
Judge accepts Amanda Neeley's insanity plea in shooting of boyfriend

...Jolly accepted the plea in Richmond County Superior Court. Amanda Neeley, 30, will be committed and treated for her mental illness.Steven Ouzts told the judge he knew that Neeley wasn't in her right mind on June 12, 2013, when she shot him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-03/judge-accepts-amanda-n