London: Jesse James is still taking treatment for his personal troubles after accepting in the court that he hit "rock bottom" following his split from the his ex wife Sandra Bullock.
The TV mechanic took the stand in an Orange County, California court as part of his ongoing custody trial with his second wife Janine Lindemulder over their six-year-old daughter Sunny.
James was quizzed about his emotional status in recent months after Bullock dumped him following revelations of his infidelity in March (10).
When Lindemulder`s lawyer asked him if he had recently hit "rock bottom", he replied, "Yes. To some degree,” reports the Daily Express.
James checked into a rehabilitation facility after his marriage split to seek treatment for "personal issues", and told the court, "I am continuing treatment."
He choked back tears as he detailed his troubled childhood, claiming he "was a victim of childhood abuse and trauma", and spoke at length about his struggle with alcoholism, which began around the age of 14.