Popular singer, Melanie “Mel B” Brown has opened up about her decision to seek treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) — and clarifying that she’s not checking into rehab.
Mel B said she is not a sex addict few days after reports that she is going to rehab for sex addiction.Melanie “Mel B” Brown and Stephen Belafonte in 2010. Brendon Thorne / Getty Images.
On an episode of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” airing Wednesday, the “America’s Got Talent” judge and former Spice Girl got candid with guest host Lea Michele about her decision to seek help following her messy divorce from TV producer Stephen Belafonte.
‘Well, it kind of got a little bit skewed with. Let’s put it that way. Now, I’ve been in therapy since my father got diagnosed with cancer nine years ago…
‘My therapy changed a little bit because I was in a very intense relationship, which you can all read about in my book… So, I do address a lot of those issues. But you know, no, I’m not an alcoholic. No, I’m not a sex addict.
‘You know, I was with the same person for 10 years and that was quite a turmoil, very intense. That’s all I can say about it. I’d like to say a lot more, but let’s just keep it PC. But yeah, I address a lot of those issues and I did kind of have to ease my pain.’
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