Posted November 18th, 2017 by & filed under New Mexico Art Therapy Association, Top News, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured.
Why I Resist
There are a number of stories swirling around about the recent American Art Therapy Association conference. And no one can deny that it was intense and the atmosphere was charged with passion.
Simply put, the hot topic was the AATA Board of Directors’ decision to support Karen Pence’s art therapy initiative, and…
Posted March 25th, 2016 by & filed under Counseling at SWC, Top News, Reflections from President Nolan, Alumni News and Updates, Featured.
When you encourage students to be "Conscious", you are asking for some complicated conversations...…
Posted September 12th, 2014 by & filed under Top News, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured.
This year the American Art Therapy Association held their 45th annual conference in San Antonio, Texas.
As a budding art therapist, I decided to take the opportunity to attend my first official art therapy conference, located an hour and half from where I live in Austin, Texas.
In retrospect, I am…
Posted November 30th, 2011 by & filed under Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC.
There were five of us around the table today. Two were painting, one was creating with tissue paper, one was using play-doh, and I had the colored pencils out. Sometimes it was quiet, sometimes the conversation was lively. It was a typical “Open Studio” at noon on Tuesday, open to everyone – students, faculty, staff…