Amanda Bynes’ Mom Gives Gleaming Progress Report

Posted Friday March 28, 2014 1:33 PM GMT

She’s watched her little girl go through some very dark times, and now Amanda Bynes' mother Lynn is pleased to share that things are on an upswing.

In a new interview with People, the dedicated matriarch shared that Amanda has spent three months attending classes at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising.

“She is doing extremely well. She’s making new friends and learning about the fashion industry,” gushed Mama Bynes.

The “She’s The Man” actress’ mom also noted, “She acts like any other student- focused and friendly.” Her attorney previously told press, “She's very happy to reestablish the loving relationship with her family she once shared."

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