Actress says she's clean and sobre


Tara Reid has spoken out about her time in rehab.

The American Pie actress, 33, checked into the Promises Treatment Center in Malibu on 8 December.

No other details were given at the time.

‘Some people get forced to be in rehab,’ Tara says.

‘I went there by myself. I put myself there. It was the greatest decision I ever made. The hardest thing was walking through the door for the first time – finally admitting that I had a problem. I had been in such denial.’

, who is dating her business partner Julien Jarmoune, 34, spent 60 days at the facility.

‘It was definitely worth it,’ she tells In Touch. ‘Rehab saved my life. Before I used to think about tomorrow and I hated it. Now I can’t wait because I am clean and sober and I am excited.’

Alison Adey