Posted November 26th, 2015 by & filed under Children's Mental Health, Student & Alumni Stories, Where Do Southwestern College Grads Work?.
Beginning while I was still a student, and since graduating from Southwestern College in 1995, I have been blessed with many wonderful work opportunities in both Santa Fe and Albuquerque, NM.
In addition to maintaining a thriving part-time private practice, I have held the following positions: Family Therapist with New Vistas Early Childhood…
Posted November 23rd, 2015 by & filed under Tips/Advice on choosing a graduate program, Diversity Dialogue, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured.
Graduate student, Amy Gordon, shares some of her favorite Southwestern College looks.…
Posted November 19th, 2015 by & filed under Top News, Featured.
“Movement Like Breathing” by Diane Chavez, MA, LMHCA
November 15, 2015
My doctor told me the other day I have Secondary Progressive. “You have permanent damage in your spinal cord”. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease in which the body’s immune system attacks the protective covering surrounding the nerves of the central nervous system.
Posted November 18th, 2015 by & filed under Counseling Program at SWC, Student & Alumni Stories, Where Do Southwestern College Grads Work?.
Upon graduation at Southwestern College in Santa Fe, New Mexico and even during, I have worked at Treatment Centers, Psychiatric Hospitals, Mental health agencies, Clinical Director at Group home, Family therapist in New York high school system and Private Practice.
At present I am in private practice in Ponte Vedra Beach. Florida. I am listed…
Posted November 17th, 2015 by & filed under Counseling Program at SWC, Top News, SWC Blog, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured.
We are asked to look within ourselves in our first few classes here at SWC. This process varies from person to person, but for me, it has been an incredible opportunity to work on some issues I had thought were already worked through. It only goes to prove the cyclical nature of self exploration and…
Posted November 16th, 2015 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC.
Belonging, unity, creativity, and community- this is what the Art Hive at Southwestern College is all about.
“An Art Hive is a community art studio that welcomes everyone as an artist.
From an art pop-up in a local library to a community studio or gallery, at its heart, an Art Hive is about inclusion,…
Posted November 16th, 2015 by & filed under Tips/Advice on choosing a graduate program, Counseling Program at SWC, Top News, SWC Blog, Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured.
The newest crop of counselors and art therapists from Southwestern College had its commencement on November 7, 2015 at the James A. Little Theater at the New Mexico School for the Deaf in Santa Fe. It was a beautiful ceremony unlike any other I have attended, and being a former college professor myself, I have seen…
Posted November 4th, 2015 by & filed under Top News, Featured, Mindfulness.
Abundance and Scarcity Consciousness. This could change your life. Seriously. …
Posted November 3rd, 2015 by & filed under Diversity Dialogue, Trauma, Grief & Renewal, Top News, Featured.
Graduate Student, Amy Gordon, shares a powerful experience of her first Dias de los Muertos event.…