By guest author Carmen Lynne
After spending the greater part of my life as an actress and performer, I became a therapist in early 2007.
While I still do a little bit of acting when I have a chance, I now mainly spend my time helping other people to fulfill their creative ambitions or to just learn how to be happier.
The interesting thing to me is how valuable my years as a performer have been in helping others with their issues.
There were things I learned as a young actress years ago that have been incredibly helpful to me throughout my life, many of which I can pass on to my clients.
Continued: Acting, emotion and personal growth