Kristen Bell is a famous actress who got married to Dax Shepard in 2013, who is also an actor. Dax Shephard has a had an addiction to taking a substance which became his weakness. However, he never kept the struggles of substance abuse as secret and was always open about it. The actor also gets continuous support from his wife, Kristen. It did not change even when Dax relapsed after a moment of weakness.
Kristen Bell spoke about her husband and his fight with the substance abuse on October 14 in a virtual appearance during a show. Let’s know in details all about what Kristen Bell has to say about her Dax and his substance abuse.
Speaking about Dax Shephard in a Show: Kristen Bell
Kristen Bell made an appearance in The Ellen DeGeneres Show in the Wednesday episode in an exclusive sneak peek to the People. The show took place virtually through Zoom platform, and she also spoke about her husband in an emotional turn of events. It is nearly one month later after he revealed his relapsing of sobriety of sixteen years that Kristen is opening about the health of her husband in public. She also spoke about his good qualities, and they are moving together forward. Dax was involved in August in a motorcycle accident after which he is getting a relapse through pain medication.
Opening about Dax Shephard Relapse: Kristen Bell
Kristen got candid her handling with replase of her husband and also the coping of their family in The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Bell said that her husband is doing much better despite the moment of weakness and relapse. She further said that all persons have their demons maybe in the form of depression or anxiety, and sometimes it is substance abuse. The actress also mentioned about having plans with her husband for helping him in managing his medication. However, it did not work out as their expectation.
Kristen said that she loved most about Dax is that he was able to them and speak about needing a different plan. Their main goal was to Kristen administering him medication if for any reason he has to take it. However, Dax said to her about needing a much more robust plan than that. She also revealed that her husband was honest about everything due to which she is very proud despite Dax’s slip.
Bell further mentioned that recovery could also be addictive for her husband as he has a very addictive personality. Evolving and growth is his addiction, and further, he did not want to put his family at risk anymore. She also in the first place fell hard for him is due to this very attitude. Dax is also doing everything for making sure the same thing does not happen again and is going for therapy. Bell said that he is worth it and she will continue to stand by his side.
Relapse of Dax Shephard
Dax announcement regarding relapse took place on the Armchair Expert’s episode of September 25. The title of the episode was Day 7 showcasing the relapsing of the actor after a motorcycle accident. Recording for the episode took place on Septemeber 21 which marked as seven days of sober for Dax.
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