updated 06/24/2008 AT 5:45 AM ET
•originally published 06/24/2008 AT 12:00 PM ET
Heather Locklear is seeking treatment for psychological issues at an Arizona facility, her publicist confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.
“Heather has been dealing with anxiety and depression. She requested an in-depth evaluation of her medication and entered into a medical facility for proper diagnosis and treatment,” says Locklear’s rep, Cece Yorke. “This is a confidential medical matter and no further statement will be released.”
For the complete story on the 46-year-old actress’s battle with depression and anxiety – and how boyfriend Jack Wagner is supporting her – pick up the new issue of PEOPLE, on newsstands Friday