Kari S. Duong-Topp, PsyD, LP


Online Therapy

About Me

"I understand that it can feel vulnerable to ask for assistance, so compassion and respect are my biggest priorities. Recovery and healing are different for every person. I will listen and partner with you to reach your goals." Kari is a clinical supervisor and a therapist at Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota. She is a licensed psychologist with more than 25 years of experience as a behavioral health professional in a variety of settings, including psychotherapy, casework and employee assistance programs. She works with adolescents and adults. She is trained in the integration of Clinical Psychology and Christian theology; she integrates your faith and spirituality in counseling to the degree that you prefer. Kari has completed basic training in Eye-Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).

Education & Experience

Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) from Fuller School of Psychology in Pasadena, California.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Minnesota Psychological Association, American Psychological Association

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealth