Lakes Counseling Center in Detroit Lakes, MN

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1000 8th Street Southeast
Detroit Lakes MN 56501

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Lakes Counseling Center is an addiction treatment facility in Detroit Lakes, Minn., and the surrounding area. An outpatient center, Lakes Counseling Center treats adults, youths, and families for alcohol and substance addiction.


One of 258 outpatient centers in Minnesota (69 percent) he facility accepts walk-ins. Lakes Counseling Center uses evidence-based treatment, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). The staff also offers individual, group, and family therapy. It offers morning and evening treatment programs for adults as well as after school treatments program for adolescents and their families.

Lakes Counseling Center also has alcohol and drug education seminars. It bases its alcohol and drug dependency treatment on Rule 25 assessments. It's one of 86 facilities in the state the have specific treatment for adolescents (23 percent).


Lakes Counseling Center has a team of licensed therapists and staff.


Photos show a cabin-like building in a rural area surrounded by lush greenery.


To date, no alums have submitted reviews to

On Google, a single reviewer left a one star review.[1] The alum simply wrote, "Terrible. One of the worse places I have gone to!"


Lakes Counseling Centers accepts various forms of private insurance, including Aetna, Anthem, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Blue Cross, BlueShield, and Cigna. It also offers a sliding scale fee, making it one of 99 (about 27 percent) Minnesota facilities to do so.

[1] GoogleReviews

Published on September 2018

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