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Posts by Jim Nolan

Considering Working with Addictions/Substance Abuse?

A Letter to Anybody even REMOTELY Thinking of Working in Addictions/Substance AbuseDear Friends, Colleagues, Prospective Students, Current Students, & Alumni,Credentials, licenses, and professional certificates can help us get jobs, and help us get clients and referral streams in private practice. This letter is for ANYBODY who thinks they MIGHT even POSSIBLY be interested in working…
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The Mystical in Private Practice

So far, every one of my clients is me, and is my teacher, and without even knowing it, invites me into great sprawling canyons of awe. I am sure there will be exceptions, but so far—none.Perhaps it is my age—perhaps I am experiencing things, and Others, differently now, as a psychotherapist. I cannot remember what…
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Five Great Reasons for Becoming a Professional Counselor

If you have been told that you are a good listener, or you are the one your friends come to who have problems, keep reading....…
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Help Us Help Others: Building Tierra Nueva

Tierra Nueva Counseling Center will cost Southwestern College/New Earth Institute about $1,400,000 when all is said and done.With great audits, strong, black financial books, a growing student body, astute financial management, and terrific credit, we are in a good position to get this thing done.But….AND…..$1,400,000. 00 is a lot of money for a small private…
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From SWC Chair of the Board of Trustees

from Dr. Tina Ludutsky-TaylorDear Southwestern College Community, It is with a great sense of excitement and anticipation for the coming academic year at Southwestern College that I write my first blog as Chair of the Board of Trustees. The College is on the cusp of transitioning to the next level of achievement as a provider of…
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