Drew Barrymore is opening up about her time in a “full psychiatric ward” at age 13. The actress was placed in the facility by her mother Jaid Barrymore for 18 months because she was a “reckless child star” with “too many resources,” E!
News reported. Barrymore told Howard Stern in a candid new interview, “I used to laugh at those Malibu 30-day places. Malibu was sort of the opposite of the experience I had.
I was in a place for a year and a half called Van Nuys Psychiatric. And you couldn’t mess around in there and if you did, you would get thrown either in a padded room or get put in stretcher restraints, and tied up.” RELATED: Drew Barrymore Celebrates Her Birthday With A Slew Of Special Guests The star explained how she ended up in theRead more on etcanada.com