July 22, 2009
Rep: Barton is ‘making improvements’
Mischa Barton's publicist said the British actress, who was hospitalized on a psychiatric hold in Los Angeles last week, is
Barton, 23, has starred in TV's
The O.C., as well as the movies
St. Trinian's and
making improvementsand is
still seeking treatmentwithout offering any specific details about her illness or condition.
Barton is expected to return to work soon on The CW's new series
The Beautiful Life, the publicist added.
An insider told People.com Barton has left Cedars-Sinai Medical Center where she reportedly was hospitalized after she called police to assist her with an unpublicized health issue.