Posted February 15th, 2014 by & filed under Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC, Featured, Student Reflections and Updates, Top News.
By Natascha Holmes
Opening Reception at Wildheart Gallery, Southwestern College Campus, Santa Fe, NM
When I am working with the materials and an image comes forth, I am aware that a story is unfolding. It really is my honor to be the channel for the colors, shapes and messages that are there. The…
Posted February 12th, 2014 by & filed under Featured, Mindfulness, Student Reflections and Updates, SWC Blog, Top News.
Natascha Holmes first year Art Therapy and Counseling student from Florida hikes through the wilderness of the Atalaya Mountain Trail connecting with the sacredness of winter.…
Posted November 19th, 2013 by & filed under Featured, So you want to become a therapist? Tips and Advice for Prospective Students, Student Reflections and Updates, SWC Blog, The New Earth Institute.
My workshop classes were filled with SWC alumni. I was surprised to meet so many people working in the therapeutic field that had also attended SWC...talk about a living legacy!…
Posted October 16th, 2013 by & filed under Featured, Student Reflections and Updates.
EMPATHY…WHAT IS IT and WHERE DID IT GO?
By Natascha Holmes
Don’t worry I won’t bore you with the reference.com definition, idea and version of empathy! Obviously we have to connect to a space within ourselves to find out …what does this mean to me and how can my own definition of empathy continue to…
Posted October 5th, 2013 by & filed under Featured, Student Reflections and Updates, Vision Quests & Earth Based Healing.
by Natascha Holmes
Moving to Santa Fe at the end of July gave me a great opportunity to get to know my new home town way ahead of schedule; or so I thought. Most of my time before the start of school was spent traveling to other states, working on writing projects and trying…