Posted January 12th, 2012 by & filed under Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Notes From Dru Phoenix, Admissions.
I took Family Art Therapy at SWC in the winter of 2012, and enjoyed reading the two texts on the topic. I suppose everyone has to swim in theory in these studies wherever they are, but I was relieved that we did experiential work in the classroom. Most importantly, I am glad we did art.
Posted January 4th, 2012 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, Top News, SWC Blog, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured, Mindfulness.
In August of 2011, I presented a 1 ½ hour talk on compassion fatigue in animal care work to about 35 people at the New Mexico State Humane Conference in Albuquerque. Soon after I returned to Ohio for my Internship, I got an e-mail from the sponsoring shelter in ABQ, asking when I could come…
Posted January 3rd, 2012 by & filed under Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Notes From Dru Phoenix, Admissions.
written January 3, 2012
We have just traversed the holiday season; a time for celebration and joy. It was a peaceful and happy time for me, but I also had some really sad moments, and I know of others as well who were sad due to the loss of a loved one. It is harder…