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Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones Enters Mental Hospital in Connecticut

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Catherine Zeta-Jones sought treatment for mental illness at a Connecticut hospital earlier this month, a rep for the actress have confirmed to PEOPLE.

“After dealing with the stress of the past year, Catherine made the decision to check in to a mental health facility for a brief stay to treat her Bipolar II Disorder,” the rep said in a statement. “She’s feeling great and looking forward to starting work this week on her two upcoming films.”

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According to ICYDK, that facility she chose was Silver Hill Hospital near New Canaan, Connecticut. The star reportedly checked in on April 6 and stayed a total of five days.

“There’s no question it’s been a stressful year,” a friend reportedly told PEOPLE. “Catherine has had deal with Michael’s illness and that’s been hard. She went in for a few days because she’s about to start working, and wanted to make sure she’s in top form, which she is.”

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Zeta-Jones’ husband, Michael Douglas, was diagnosed with cancer of the tongue last year. The 66-year-old actor underwent six months of chemotherapy and radiation before declaring himself cancer free in January.