SYLVIA CARY, LMFT, is a licensed psychotherapist and the author of five books (four traditionally published, one indie published). Her articles have appeared in national magazines. She was awarded the Clark Vincent Award by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to honor her literary contributions to the mental health profession. She has a "book doctor" business (Cary Editorial & Book Consulting. www.sylviacary.com) which focuses (but not exclusively) on helping mental health professionals get published. Sylvia is a member of The California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT), The Scriptwriters Network, Independent Writers of Southern California (IWOSC), Book Publicists of Southern California, Toastmasters4Writers, and the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA).