Contact Information:

Lipp, Carlson, Lommen & Witucki, Ltd.

Columbia Professional Park

2808 17th Ave S
Grand Forks, ND 58201  

Phone: (701) 746-8376

Fax: (701) 746-9872


Doctors Available

Brenda King, PhD

Leland Lipp, PhD

Alison Tait, PhD

Marty Witucki, PhD

Jonathan Whalen, PhD  

Holly Dannewitz, PhD
Kylee Heston, PhD
     *Psychology Resident

About Us

Serving Grand Forks, ND since 1981

Lipp, Carlson, Lommen & Witucki, Ltd. is your local independent mental health clinic dedicated to serving individuals and families in the Grand Forks, ND area. Known for our professional service, effective treatments and compassionate care, we are the area’s most trusted provider of clinical psychological services with a strict commitment to patient confidentiality.

Our highly trained psychologists are experienced in a broad spectrum of mental health issues. Whether you are facing depression, anxiety, stress disorders or bereavement, we can help.

Meet our team of psychologists:

Brenda King  

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Dr. King graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. Prior to becoming a psychologist she worked as an RN. She is licensed as a clinical psychologist in North Dakota and Minnesota. She provides assessment and individual psychotherapy services to individuals from childhood through adult years. Her training is in both CBT and psychodynamic therapy. She has training and experience with hypnosis and EMDR. Areas of interest include treatment of anxiety, mood disorder, trauma, behavior health and eating disorders.

Leland Lipp  

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Dr. Lipp attended high school in Rolla, North Dakota, graduating in 1960. He then attended Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota. After graduating there in 1964, he attended the University of North Dakota, receiving his Ph.D. in 1969. Dr. Lipp worked for about 13 years at the University of North Dakota Medical Center Rehabilitation Hospital where he helped originate the Child Evaluation and Treatment Program. He then started one of the first psychology private practices in North Dakota in 1981 where he has been practicing ever since. His practice has been in general psychology with particular interest in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder. He has enjoyed being involved in many community, state and national organizations.  

Dr. Alison Tait

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Alison Tait, Ph.D. has practiced psychology in Grand Forks for 18 years. She attended the University of Kansas for her undergraduate degree in psychology and Florida State University for her PhD in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in children. She completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Child Psychology at the University Of Kansas School Of Medicine Wichita. Dr. Tait sees children, adolescents and young adults ages 2 – 25 for individual therapy, family therapy and parent training. She is available to do psychological testing and assessment to aid in the diagnosis and treatment planning for difficulties such as ADHD and mood disorders.

Dr. Tait sees patients at our main office (2808 17th Ave S) and at our satellite office at Altru Clinic Family Medicine Center.

Dr. Marty Witucki

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Dr. Marty Witucki has been practicing psychology in Grand Forks since 1994.  

He provides psychological services to children, adolescents and adults. Services include evaluations and therapy for individuals and families. Areas of treatment include depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress, ADHD, oppositional defiant disorder, parenting issues and adjustment disorders. Dr. Witucki consults with Pembina County and Upper Valley Special Education providing psychological evaluations for children and adolescents. He also provides mental health consultation for Grand Forks Head Start.

Dr. Jonathan Whalen

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Jonathan Whalen, Ph.D. is a Clinical Psychologist, working with adults and adolescents ages 13 and up. His treatment areas include depression, anxiety, ADHD evaluation, stress, PTSD, couples therapy, hypnosis, pain management, family issues, abuse issues, and bereavement. He also provides Psychological Testing of Adults and adolescents 13 and up.

Dr. Whalen works out of two locations: 2808 17th Avenue South, Grand Forks, North Dakota, and the Altru Family Medicine Center.


Dr. Holly Dannewitz

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Dr. Dannewitz graduated with a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of North Dakota.  She is a licensed psychologist who provides individual therapy for adults in the areas of anxiety, depression, grief, women’s issues, stress management, behavioral medicine, divorce and other adjustment concerns. She also conducts psychological evaluations for individuals of all ages to determine learning disabilities, ADHD or other mental health concerns.

Dr. Kylee Heston

Dr. Kylee Heston graduated with a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of North Dakota. She provides individual, couples, family, and group therapy for all ages. Her treatment areas include stress management, chronic illness, behavioral medicine, depression, anxiety, adjustment concerns, weight management, couples and family therapy, severe and persistent mental illness, and coping with victimization. Dr. Heston also provides psychological testing to aid in diagnostic clarification and treatment planning in a variety of psychological areas.



Call us today!

When it comes to mental health, you need expert professionals dedicated to your specific needs and issues. Call Lipp, Carlson, Lommen & Witucki, Ltd. today.

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 8am-5pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed


Payment Options:
We are a participating provider with Blue Cross of North Dakota, Blue Cross of Minnesota, Tricare, Medica and many other insurance networks.

We also accept

Medicare, North Dakota and Minnesota Medical Assistance and are providers for several EAP programs.