The actor underwent treatment for alcoholism
Rumors of alcohol addiction pursue Ben Affleck for many years. And yesterday the actor himself admitted that indeed overly fond of alcohol and wants to get rid of his passion for the bottle.
"I finished the course of treatment from alcoholic dependence. I already had problems with this before, and sometimes continue to face them. But I want to live life to the fullest and be a good father. I want my children to know that there is nothing shameful to ask for help when you need it. And to help those who need it, but is afraid to make the first move. I was fortunate to feel the love and support of my family and friends, including my cordiality Jen (Ben's wife Jennifer garner — approx. WomanHit), which helped me and took care of our children while I was there, which was. It was one of many steps taken by me on the way to a successful recovery," wrote Ben on his page in Facebook.
According to approximate to the star source, to seek professional help Affleck decided, not at the insistence of his wife. "He didn't want to be back in the same cycle and repeat their mistakes. And decided to change the situation by choosing a healthy, balanced lifestyle. And came to that decision on their own, which is already quite a big step towards recovery. Now he feels great," says the insider.
By the way, in 2001, the actor was undergoing treatment in a rehabilitation clinic. However, at that time was talking about their addiction, not so openly. "I'm addicted to parties and no longer see the border. So I went to the clinic to clear his head and try to get an idea of what I want to be," admitted at the time, Ben.alcoholism, Ben Affleck rehab