Amanda Bynes Leaves Rehab; Heading To College?

Amanda Bynes attends an appearance at Manhattan Criminal Court on July 9, 2013 in New York City Amanda Bynes attends an appearance at Manhattan Criminal Court on July 9, 2013 in New York City

Amanda Bynes’ road to recovery continues.

Following her July hospitalization – after she started a fire in a woman’s driveway near Los Angeles – the 27-year-old has left her treatment center.

“Amanda and her entire family would like to thank everyone who’s contacted them with good thoughts and wishes for Amanda’s recovery,” her mother’s attorney said in a statement to People.

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“Amanda has completed her inpatient rehabilitation and she’s feeling better every day,” the statement continued.

The actress is now looking to devote her time to fashion.

“She’s now looking at various colleges with the intention of majoring in fashion design,” the statement explained. “She’s mentioned before she’s interested in creating a clothing line.”

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The lawyer explained that the former child star will still continue to receive treatment and will have the support of her family.

“Despite the fact Amanda is no longer in a facility, her outpatient treatment is continuing. She’s very happy to reestablish the loving relationship with her family that she once shared,” the statement said.

The mag also confirmed that Bynes’ mom, Lynn, will remain in control of the actress’ well-being and finances.

-- Jesse Spero

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