Shanta Kanukollu, Ph.D is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Chicago. Shanta enjoys working with individuals from diverse backgrounds with a special interest in addressing the mental health needs of South Asian clients. Her professional interests include working with clients who struggle with issues related to depression, anxiety, trauma, parenting, life transitions, family dynamics and intergenerational conflict. Outside of work, Shanta loves cooking, reading, creating dance routines with her daughter, going on long walks with her family and exploring restaurants and cuisines wherever life takes her!
Women’s March Board Member Mrinalini Chakraborty discussed the new focus the organization has taken, the inspiration behind the movement, and her own activism originating from her days in India to now in the States.