So you're looking to learn if using a mentor or advisor can help you find what you're passionate about working on or achieve a difficult goal? Watch my talk and work through the tools I've included below and let me know if you get stuck! I will always do my best to help.
I've created a blank worksheet below that you can download and walk yourself through (it follows the outline of my talk) that will help you reflect on where you are in your life, what you're trying to accomplish, who can help you with your goals and how to engage these people most effectively.
Here's a copy of the worksheet filled out by me to give you an example to start from.
And some articles on the topic: