By Kate Ward
Updated June 21, 2010 at 03:41 PM EDT

Less than one week after his DWI arrest, Chris Klein has checked into rehab, People reports. His rep confirmed the actor’s move: “After recent events, Chris was forced to take a clear look at a problem he has been trying to deal with himself for years. He understands now that he can not beat this disease alone…he thanks everyone for their support as he takes all the necessary steps to deal with his addiction and asks for privacy while doing so.” The actor has checked into the Cirque Lodge in Utah. He will compete a 30-day program.

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