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“Heartbreaking on every level,” her rep Cindi Berger told JustJared.com.
In Chelsea‘s interview with The Daily Mail, done about two months after she ran away from home this summer, she says that her mom told her to leave home and that she’s hurt by the things Rosie has said about her in the media.
Chelsea also claims that Rosie wasn’t in the picture while she grew up and that she was raised by nannies instead.
“She told me to leave and take my dog,” the 18-year-old said in an interview with Daily Mail. “Rosie knew I was planning to leave, that’s why I think she kicked me out. She asked me to talk about what was going on and I didn’t want to. So she asked for my phone and my computer. This was hours before she told me to leave. I gave them to her. A few hours later, she told me to leave. I wasn’t planning to go until I turned 18 on the 24th.”
“Putting out there that I am mentally ill was really hurtful. People think I’m this crazy person and as I’ve said, I have depression and bad anxiety – but it’s been something that’s gotten a lot better. But these were personal things and I didn’t want anyone to know them about me. … I wouldn’t say I’m mentally ill – I would say lots of people struggle with what I have,” Chelsea added. “‘I would have liked to have my parents more in the picture raising me instead of nannies – although my nannies are great people.”
Chelsea added she is living with Steven currently. “I guess everyone is putting out there he’s a bad guy from things that happened in the past but he’s not. She’s [Rosie's] texting me as if Steve is keeping me here and not letting me leave, which is not the case. I’m really happy to be here, and happier than I’ve been in years.”
The former Glee co-stars were joined at the event by Debra Messing, Mamie Gummer, Kelly Ripa, Brooke Shields, Clay Aiken, SNL‘s Taran Killam, Nolan Gerard Funk, T.R. Knight, Lance Bass and his love Michael Turchin, Peter Gallagher (whose daughter Kathryn is in the show!), Rosie O’Donnell and her son Blake, and Kathy Najimy with her husband Dan Finnerty.
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The teenager, who just turned 18 years old, went missing for a week and was found at the home of alleged heroin addict Steven Sheerer. Steven was arrested in connection with Chelsea‘s disappearance.
“Chelsea made a decision when she turned 18 that she wanted to go to her birth mother. This was her choice,” Rosie‘s publicist said in a statement to JustJared.com. Chelsea reportedly suffers from mental illness. Rosie will not be making a statement about her daughter’s decision.