Kate Ward
December 29, 2011 AT 06:09 PM EST

Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Kim Richards has left rehab, according to People. The magazine reports the reality star is now in the care of her sister, fellow Real Housewives cast member Kyle Richards, and plans to undergo outpatient therapy. “Everyone is hoping for the best,” a source tells People.

Kim entered rehab in early December for alcohol abuse and “other problems” — this was her second stint in rehab. On this season of Real Housewives, Kim had abstained from drinking in front of cameras, but did reveal she was on several medications for depression and anxiety.

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