Fans may be worried with Hayden Panettiere in a treatment center for postpartum depression, but her dad insists to Life & Style not to fear.
"She will be fine," Hayden's father, Skip Panettiere, told Life & Style the day after her rep announced the news.
Hayden and dad Skip in 2004. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
A source says Hayden, who gave birth to her daughter Kaya 10 months ago, had been receiving outpatient treatment for weeks, however she recognized how serious her issues were and decided an inpatient psychiatric facility in Malibu was required.
“She agreed she needed a more intensive treatment so she can be the best mother she can be to her daughter,” the source tells Life & Style.
The Nashville star will remain at the treatment facility for about a month. “She’s getting the help she needs,” says the source.
For more on Hayden’s struggle with postpartum depression, pick up the latest issue of Life & Style magazine, on newsstands now!