bobbi kristina*After having a mental breakdown and taking the sudden death of her mother, Bobbi Kristina is in a much better place, according to her dad.

Bobby Brown says, however, she’s recovering well.

“My daughter Bobbi Kristina is doing much better,” Brown says in statement released to Essence.com. “We continue to provide love and support to Bobbi Kristina. She is dealing with the tragedy of her mother’s death and would prefer to do it outside of the public eye. I ask again that our privacy be respected.”