Posted April 23rd, 2020 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, Art Therapy at SWC, Featured.
Photo of Whitney Tressel, taken by Adria Malcolm.
Welcome to Southwestern Soundbites! In this episode, Courtney Shackelford talks to Whitney Tressel; current Art Therapy and Counseling student, graduate assistant, travel photographer, and all around amazing human. Whitney talks about going to grad school, how the pandemic clarified her path, and the power of getting still.…
Posted April 23rd, 2020 by & filed under Art Therapy at SWC, Student & Alumni Stories, Featured.
Hello, and welcome to Southwestern Soundbites. In this episode, Dru Phoenix talks about her experience as someone who already had a Master's degree and later decided to pursue another Master's degree in Art Therapy. She also discusses the power of art and what led to her decision to go in this direction. Tune in for…
Posted April 13th, 2016 by & filed under Art Therapy at SWC, Where do SWC Grads Work, People of SWC, Consciousness & Mindfulness.
Featured Artwork: Mandala Buddha, acrylic on paper, 36"x24", 2012, Tejal Murray
Over the last few blogs, I’ve been exploring Stephen Cope’s The Great Work of Your Life in a general way with examples from my own life. Today, I’m going to dive more deeply into the teachings by profiling one of Southwestern College’s graduates.
Posted November 3rd, 2014 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, Consciousness & Mindfulness.
Bringing Together Yoga, Ayurveda & Psychotherapy…
Posted October 24th, 2014 by & filed under Art Therapy at SWC, Counseling at SWC, Where do SWC Grads Work, People of SWC.
Laura Lansrud-Lopez titles her 2nd act story “Follow Your Heart: Advice From a Graduate of Southwestern College.” Read about her career change from forensic firearms technician with the FBI to professional art therapist and clinical mental health counselor…
Posted October 24th, 2014 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories.
Paul King-Miller transitioned from serving five years in the Marine Corps to college, an assortment of interesting jobs and finally to New Mexico and Southwestern College.…
Posted October 24th, 2014 by & filed under Student & Alumni Stories, Where do SWC Grads Work.
Sylvan Schneider’s work experience journey included a commercial painting job, assisting in a dental office, a foray to the music industry and into the field of mental health. …