Posted January 29th, 2013 by & filed under New Mexico Art Therapy Association, Wild Heart Gallery, Creativity & More, Top News, SWC Blog, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC.
I have been inspired by all of the crayon melting art that Laura Lansrud-Lopez has been posting on NMATA's Facebook page. I have a bunch of broken crayons that I have been saving to melt into a new project. The first project was to make new crayons. I went to Michaels and bought a few…
Posted January 29th, 2013 by & filed under Creative Writing from Southwestern College, Wild Heart Gallery, Creativity & More, SWC Blog, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured.
Painting by Laura Lansrud-Lopez, M.S., M.A., LPCC, LPAT, ATR-BC, ATCS, ACS
Words by Deborah John, Ph.D., ATR-BC, LPAT
I wrote this poem to explain the way that I experience all art forms as deeply connected.
connect and move the soul
to places we long to be.
Ultra-blue or grape-dark sky
Posted January 22nd, 2013 by & filed under SWC Blog, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Mindfulness.
By Amy Hautman Bates
I just reread Tolle's The Power of Now for Katherine Ninos' Consciousness I class. It has been ten years since I first picked up Tolle's book and I was struck by how much clearer it seemed this time around. I think I used to be trying too hard to "get it." …
Posted January 9th, 2013 by & filed under Creative Writing from Southwestern College, Consciousness & Mindfulness, SWC Blog, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured.
Professional Ethics in Art Therapy
“But I say to you that when you work you fulfil a part of of earth’s furthest dream, assigned to you when that dream was born. ...And in keeping yourself with labour you are in truth loving life, and to love life through…