"Aaron, understanding the challenges and hard work it would take to get himself back to the top, requested to take some time before we started to heal some emotional and spiritual issues he was dealing with," the rep said.
"Therefore he has chosen to enter a facility where he feels he will get the guidance and cleansing he needs that will help him on the music journey he's about to take."
Sounds like a pretty serious venture. Lord knows there are plenty of examples in Hollywood right now of what not to do next, so we wish him the best.
(Originally published Feb. 10, 2011, at 7:15 p.m. PT)