How Jennifer Garner and Casey Affleck Helped Ben Affleck Check Into Rehab, Find Sobriety


By Us Weekly Staff

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Ben Affleck had a moment of clarity. Just days after celebrating Saturday Night Live producer and girlfriend Lindsay Shookus’ Emmy win at the September 17 awards show, the two-time rehab vet realized he was once again losing grip on his alcohol addiction.

“Ben reached a breaking point,” a source reveals in the new issue of Us Weekly. “He knew he was spiraling and was unhappy.”

To get ahead, he turned to the one person who has always been there for him: estranged wife ­Jennifer Garner. “Ben told her everything that was going on with his life,” says the insider. “He was devastated but knew he had to change.”

Along with his younger brother, Casey, Garner found him help at a rehab facility in northern L.A. “After everything they’ve been through, she is…click here to continue reading