Cante Nakanishi

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PhD Student
Family Social Science - Couple and Family Therapy Specialization
Research Interests

I am interested in addressing perinatal mental health inequities that exist, particularly in the American Indian community. Additionally, I am passionate about addressing power, privilege, and difference within intercultural couples dynamics.


Cante Nakanishi (Sisseton Wahpeton Dakota) is a Family Social Science PhD student, specializing in Couples and Family Therapy. Her primary research focus includes perinatal mental health and addressing power, privilege, and difference in intercultural couples work.