updated 02/15/2012 AT 11:25 AM ET
•originally published 02/15/2012 AT 11:40 AM ET
It’s a difficult time for the family of Whitney Houston as they come to terms with the singer’s sudden death. But her daughter, who was treated at a hospital for an emotional breakdown after her mother’s body was found, is improving, according to her father.
“My daughter Bobbi Kristina is doing much better,” Bobby Brown said in a statement Wednesday.
“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.”