2nd International Congress on Mental Health
Newpark Autism Centre, Ireland
Brian McCann is a doctoral student at University of Dundee. He has an M.Phil. in Applied Linguistics (Trinity College, Dublin), an MBA in Educational Management (University of Leicester) and 4th Degree Black Belt (Yon Dan) (Aikido from World Headquarters, Tokyo). He has four post-graduate diplomas in Special Education (University College Dublin; Queen’s University, Belfast and the National University of Ireland, Maynooth) and eighteen licensed certifications in Autism Research and Oriental Studies taught by MIT and the Universities of Amsterdam, Copenhagen, London, Tokyo and Keio. He teaches Samurai weaponry (Jo, Bokken, Shinai) to autistic students at the Newpark Autism Centre, Dublin.