Amanda Bynes is usually on the up along with up.
The former child star’s conservatorship was extended until 2020, according to a court document obtained by ET. However, her family attorney, Tamar Arminak, tells ET the item can end at any time — Bynes along with her family just aren’t thinking about the item.
“Both Amanda along with her parents are on such Great terms along with happy with Amanda’s life along with future, the conservatorship is usually the last thing on their minds,” Arminak says. “The fact in which Amanda is usually living on her own, producing her own decisions along with future plans is usually something her parents are so proud of.”
“Finally she is usually surrounded by friends along with companions she can trust along with definitely open up to. She feels free to be herself, which brings her so much happiness along with excitement for the future,” Arminak continues of Bynes, who is usually enrolled at the Fashion Institute of Design along with Merchandising. “She is usually looking forward to graduating along with the next phase of her life.”
The Easy A star was placed on conservatorship in 2014 after several run-ins with police along with an involuntary psychiatric hold. Bynes gave her first interview since her struggles in June 2017, admitting in which she had been “on drugs” during her headline-producing behavior years ago, yet she’s currently sober. She also tweeted in 2014 in which she had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder.
“The fact in which so many celebrities along with people she admires have admitted recently in which they also struggle with addiction along with depression has given her a brand new confidence to be open about her own struggles,” Arminak says.
ET spoke with Bynes’ former All in which co-star, Nick Cannon, earlier This specific week, where he opened up about the open letter he wrote reaching out to Bynes all 5 years earlier.
“As of recently, I haven’t [spoken to her], yet I heard she’s doing so much better,” Cannon said. “People, when they’re dealing with personal issues, sometimes you gotta give them their space, along with then when they reach out, in which’s the time to do the item.”
“the item’s always an open invite whenever she needs anything, career or even personally. I’m here,” he added.
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Reporting by Joseph Corral.