Althia, who once set her sights on being a creative writer, worked at newspapers, book publishing companies, and for television marketing departments. She used the gift of her New York Daily News press pass for evil—to sneak into all of the hottest celebrity parties. And when she got all of that out of her system, she decided to become a therapist. Writing articles for the Shrink Tank re-opens a window to her former life. But this time she is using her psychology powers for good—not evil.