Posted May 31st, 2014 by & filed under Counseling Program at SWC, Top News, Featured.
Dr. Carol Parker is the Chair of the Southwestern College Counseling Program. Here she explains, in a series of three narratives, how the Southwestern Counseling Program is unique...And Carol knows a thing or two about "unique"...…
Posted May 30th, 2014 by & filed under Ann Filemyr, Featured.
Dr. Ann Filemyr, Academic Vice President & Dean of Southwestern College as of 8.1.14, shares a poignant and moving experience which captures the essence of the I-Thou encounter....…
Posted May 30th, 2014 by & filed under Counseling Program at SWC, Wilderness Fasts & Earth Based Healing, Featured.
3 Anecdotes from Carol Parker about what makes SWC/New Earth's Counseling program unique...…
Posted May 29th, 2014 by & filed under Top News, Wilderness Fasts & Earth Based Healing, Featured.
A photographic journey of the passing clouds in New Mexico and Colorado.…
Posted May 23rd, 2014 by & filed under Diversity Dialogue, Top News.
Claudia Escareno-Clark reflects on the tension between embracing the Divine Oneness without naively ignoring human differences of all kinds...…
Posted May 21st, 2014 by & filed under Top News.
As therapists we often have to make clear where our boundaries exist without hurting or confusing those who approach them. This does not have to be complicated and, in fact, can be an opportunity to display love, even elegance. By reflecting how we love ourselves we reveal the lightness of love to others. By stating…
Posted May 19th, 2014 by & filed under Wilderness Fasts & Earth Based Healing.
According to the Original Agreement People could become Plants But only if they kept the rituals That were set up in those days.
I found out about this One spring day in Iowa.
A man I knew was planting squash and onions, And he turned into a plant.
I saw it happen.
Recently, my husband…
Posted May 13th, 2014 by & filed under Top News, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured.
by Karen Stefano Ed.M., M.A., L.P.C., NCC
How can you unwind your body and mind, listen to the inner stirrings of your spirit, and supercharge your creativity? It’s easy. Tissue Paper Collage!
Mythologist Joseph Campbell said, “The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.” The truth is that our…
Posted May 8th, 2014 by & filed under Top News, Wilderness Fasts & Earth Based Healing, Featured.
Photographing the beauty of New Mexico. …
Posted May 5th, 2014 by & filed under Top News, Featured.
First Year Art Therapy and Counseling student Caitlin Harper explores the magical ways in which great literature has informed her interest in Psychology…
Posted May 1st, 2014 by & filed under Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured.
by Jessica Callaway, LPAT, LPCC, ATR-BC
I didn't know what to expect when I decided to go to Haiti. I realized when I was on the plane that I was partly, or mostly, going for selfish reasons. I was excited to practice art therapy and teach yoga in an environment I had…