The report, however, did not specify what Shankman is currently seeking treatment for.
Shankman is a 49-year-old director and choreographer whose best known work includes Hairspray, High School Musical and Step Up.
Shankman served as a regular judge on So You Think You Can Dance's sixth and seventh seasons and has since continued to appear as a guest judge on the reality dancing competition, often sitting on the panel beside regular judges Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy.
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