Doctor in Art Therapy
Octavio O’Shanahan Juan is a professor in the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, he teaches education methods to future teachers of infant and primary education). In the association Mi Hijo y Yo, he participates in therapeutic projects for children with behavioral disorders and autism.
He is also a Professor of the American School of Las Palmas, in artistic education in elementary, secondary and high school.
He takes part in the program of prevention and intervention in youth violence in secondary education centers in the city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
PhD Thesis: “The Development of Creativity in Plastic Expression: Implications in Teaching-Learning the Artistic Process in Primary Education”.