And through that you find love and everything.” The full interview with Hough airs Thursday night.
PHOTOS: Stars who survived abuse After Hough's parents divorced when she was 10 she decided to move from South Jordan, Utah, to London with her brother Derek and study dance at London's Italia Conti Academy of the Arts.
She was more-than-beyond happy." Ballas remembers one moment the three kids were very young.
"I wrote in my finger on their foreheads, you are all stars."And now Julianne just wants to move on.
It wasn’t meant to bring attention to anything other than as a person you can decide to move on in a positive light or be negative, and the whole point is I choose to be a positive person."Julianne and Derek both use the word "grateful."What is Derek Hough's next step? "I’m very grateful for my time in London and with the Ballases and what I’ve learned and I’ve had fun times.
People tend to only remember negatives because that’s what drives them.
, that's heavy on inspiration."He's constantly trying to better himself as a human being," she told us in a phone chat to support her bro.
In the book, Derek, 29, writes of getting smacked by dance coach Shirley Ballas, when he lied about smoking.
She said adults around her at that time took advantage of the fact that her parents weren't around.
She said,"I was 10-years-old looking like I was 28, being a very sensual dancer."Julianne did look awfully grown up as a little girl, wearing full makeup and a sports bra.
Since revealing for the first time that she was abused mentally and physically as a child, Julianne Hough is now opening up about the toll it took on her as a 10-year-old dance student away from home.
“I’ve been through certain things that have sucked the life out of me …
“A lot of people got to know me through recently, “I was a tormented little kid who had to put on this sexy façade because that was my job and my life.” RELATED: Julianne Hough: I Was Physically Abused as a Child But now Hough is looking forward rather than looking back.