AA Human Services; AS Occupational Therapy from ENMU-Roswell. BAAS from ENMU; Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Retired; Certified Irlen Screener; and
SUN –CTL Online Instructor Certification-Level 1.
Ms. Childress is a tenured faculty member who has taught at ENMU-R since 1998 for the Division of Health, Developmental Studies and Liberal Arts Division. She currently coordinates and teaches University Studies courses. She currently serves on Faulty Senate and is the Treasurer. Ms. Childress has several accomplishments and various honors: Spirit of Eastern Award, 2000; former president, vice president and complain chair of the New Mexico Board of Examiners for Occupational Therapy.
Her teaching philosophy: “ I believe given an opportunity with the correct environment everyone has an innate ability to learn regardless of disadvantages. The role of an instructor is to assist students so they are successful in college and their chosen career path not to set them up for failure. “
Please visit with Ms. Childress if you are seeking a University Studies Degree. The University Studies degree is individually tailored to each student to enhance their learning experience and to prepare them to transfer to a 4-year institution or in preparation for a professional technical degree.