"I'm thankful for everyone at Southwestern College...The deeper sense of myself has been seen, heard, honored and found. I'm so grateful to be able to share it with other people."
Cynthia Alexis, Graduate 2012
Students have the opportunity to show their work in the Wild Heart Gallery.
Abstract Artist Natascha Holmes and President Nolan
Find the good. It's all around you. Find it, showcase it and you'll start believing in it.
Jesse Owens, Athlete (1913-1980)
"My experience at Southwestern has been truly transformational, from the lessons learned in Consciousness class to my light figure project and vision quest. The impact on me and on my soul has been absolutely profound."
Stephanie Albury. Graduate 2012
"It has been an extremely amazing journey; the past two years. There has been a lot of pain, a lot of joy and a lot of learning. I think the thing I've learned the most about this experience is trusting the process."
Denise Moore, Graduate 2013
"Southwestern College truly changed my life. Being a conscious and aware human being will benefit me no matter where my life's journey may take me."
"Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions."
Be aware of wonder. Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw and paint and sing and dance and play and work every day some.
"At Southwestern, I learned my spirit is my teacher through the guidance of the Southwestern teachers and staff, who have been role models in their dedication, compassion and authenticity.”
Southwestern College is a consciousness-centered graduate school in Santa Fe, New Mexico offering Master’s Degrees in Counseling, Art Therapy/Counseling and Art Therapy for Clinical Professionals leading to licensure; we also offer specialty certificates for ongoing professional development. Our innovative curriculum integrates personal growth, consciousness, and holistic professional training in intimate experiential classrooms. Our faculty members are reflective practitioners and respected agents of change in their communities. Together, we facilitate a transformational process of self-reflection and increased awareness preparing our students for meaningful and sustainable careers.