Actress Amanda Bynes was reportedly transfered from UCLA Medical Center to a mental health facility known as “The Canyon” three weeks ago.
Amanda Please! The former child star turned troubled actress will hopefully get the appropriate treatment for her issues related to her mental health.
On July 24, 2013, Bynes was hospitalized under a 5150 mental health evaluation hold after allegedly starting a small fire in the driveway of a stranger’s house in Thousand Oaks, California. Doctors diagnosed her with schizophrenia
On August 9, Bynes’ mother was granted a temporary conservatorship over her daughters affairs, including her medical care, as well as control over her finances, after the judge agreed that Bynes had a “lack of capacity to give informed consent to medical care.
Bynes parents issued a statement about their daughters status via attorney Tamar Arminak: “Upon the recommendation of the skilled healthcare professionals at UCLA Medical Center, Amanda is receiving specialized treatment in a private facility and is making great strides towards recovery. The family requests some measure of privacy so they can focus on Amanda’s health and well-being.”
He added, “They would like to thank all of Amanda’s supporters and well-wishers for their thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.”
Byne’s is expected to remain at the facility for at least 90 days. According to sources she is receiving care by one of California’s most renown psychiatric doctors.
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About The Canyon Rehab Facility in Malibu: The Canyon is considered to be a premier sanctuary for customized care that offers sophisticated care and customized treatment for individuals with co-occurring conditions.
This elite center offers a complete continuum of care that includes many treatment options, services, and learning tools that allow each client to build a lasting foundation of recovery.
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