Raquel Leviss — the Vanderpump Principles personality, whose affair with co-star Tom Sandoval has been splashed all over the internet for the very last thirty day period — has checked into a psychological overall health remedy facility.
“Raquel and her loved ones made the decision just before the connection was found that she would enter a voluntary facility for mental health and fitness counseling,” a rep for the Bravo identity said in a statement acquired by many news retailers. “She was scheduled to go in pre-reunion,” which taped on March 23, “but made a decision she preferred to complete her filming determination. Bravo and generation ended up knowledgeable and in guidance of her journey toward superior mental wellness.”
The rep extra that Leviss is not in rehab for substance abuse problems but in a plan concentrated on “psychological well being and trauma therapy.”
Leviss’s spokesperson has not but responded to Yahoo Entertainment’s ask for for remark.
In early March, it was exposed that Leviss and Sandoval carried on a months-extensive affair though he was in a 9-calendar year partnership with Ariana Madix. Madix uncovered the romance after seeing a sexually explicit video clip of Leviss on Sandoval’s cellphone and scrolling via their chat history. Madix broke up with the TomTom bar operator and musician.
Equally Leviss and Sandoval apologized for their roles in the cheating scandal. For her portion, Leviss apologized “for my steps and my decisions foremost to Ariana, and to my mates and the followers so invested in our associations. There is no excuse, I am not a victim and I should possess my steps and I deeply regret hurting Ariana.”
Leviss went on to expose that she experienced been in counseling understanding about her “patterns of codependency and dependancy to getting and emotion liked.” She mentioned she was hopeful therapy would assistance to stop her “unhealthy behavioral cycle” and vowed to make it a precedence to “shield” her mental wellbeing and “understand” from these blunders.
Before this 7 days, Sandoval gave his very first interview amid the scandal dubbed “Scandoval” on the Howie Mandel Does Things podcast. In it, he in depth his initially kiss with the SUR server — last calendar year in the backyard of the home he shared with Madix.
“We just kissed,” he explained. “It was magnetic. We were being talking, moving nearer, and as we were being chatting, as time went on, we would just get started speaking closer and closer, and then all of a unexpected, we’re kissing.”
Of the spark, he explained, I felt some thing that I hadn’t felt in so extended, like, emotionally.” He went on to phone Leviss “awesome,” kind,” “intelligent,” witty,” fun,” “lovely” and “f***ing amazing.”
He also stated that before issues took a intimate transform, Leviss was “a resource of energy” for him as he navigated his allegedly unsatisfied and unhealthy marriage with Madix.