Posted March 17th, 2022 by & filed under People of SWC, Top News, Featured.
adrienne maree brown, in Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds
“Developing your capacity for adaptation can mean assessing your default reactions to change, and whether those reactions create space for opportunity, possibility, and continuing to move towards your vision… I believe that regardless of what happens, there is an opportunity to move with intention—towards growth,…
Posted February 22nd, 2022 by & filed under Professional Training Certificates & NEI, Top News, Featured.
Looking out my window here in Minnesota, I see a lovely blanket of shimmering snow covering the ground. Here and there, the dried brittle skeleton of a plant pushes through. It certainly has its own beauty, but it is harsh. The kind of beauty that will give you frostbite. The glitter of ice coating a…
Posted February 17th, 2022 by & filed under Art Therapy at SWC, People of SWC, Top News, Featured.
I’ve been with Southwestern College for almost 20 years. As I get ready to move on to a new position in northern New Mexico, I’m aware of what an honor it’s been to teach and care for art therapy in this place. My heart has been touched by so many students over the years.
Posted January 7th, 2022 by & filed under Art Therapy at SWC, Student & Alumni Stories, People of SWC, Wild Heart Gallery, Creativity & More, Top News, SWC Blog, Featured.
One of the required courses in our Art Therapy for Clinical Professionals Masters program is a 1-credit Arts-Based Research course. Students are asked to choose a symbol to engage with over the course of the quarter through arts-based inquiry and symbolic research. Part of the course asks students to identify their social location and multiple…