Posted November 26th, 2015 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, People of SWC, SWC Blog.
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 Creative Writing from Southwestern College, SWC Blog.
Graduate student, Amy Gordon, shares some of her favorite Southwestern College looks.…
Posted November 19th, 2015 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, SWC Blog, Mindfulness.
“Movement Like Breathing” by Diane Chavez, MA, LMHCA
November 15, 2015
My doctor told me the other day that 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 Student & Alumni Stories, Where do SWC Grads Work, SWC Blog.
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 Creative Writing from Southwestern College, Consciousness & Mindfulness, Mindfulness.
We are asked to look within ourselves in our first few classes here at SWC. This process varies from person to person. 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 personal growth.…
Posted November 16th, 2015 by & filed under Creative Writing from Southwestern College, Student & Alumni Stories.
The recent crop of counselors and art therapists from Southwestern College commenced 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 quite…
Posted November 4th, 2015 by & filed under Creative Writing from Southwestern College, Consciousness & Mindfulness, SWC Blog.
Abundance and Scarcity Consciousness. This could change your life. Seriously. …
Posted November 3rd, 2015 by & filed under Creative Writing from Southwestern College, SWC Blog.
Graduate Student, Amy Gordon, shares a powerful experience of her first Dias de los Muertos event.…