Chemical Dependency

Services are provided in partnership with the Cook County Wilderness Outpatient Treatment Program.


  • Chemical Dependency Assessment (Rule 25)
  • Chemical Dependency Counseling and Case Management
  • Primary Outpatient Treatment
  • Aftercare
  • Information and referral
Programs are staffed by a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor. The program is licensed by the State of Minnesota and provides treatment to people ages 13 and older. The Wilderness program uses the Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) philosophy and a variety of other tools to support recovery and prevent relapse.


Rule 25 Assessments: $204
Outpatient Treatment $3,920 ($49/hour based on 80 hours of treatment)

Options for payment
  • Self Pay: payment is required in full prior to treatment. A loan may be available.
  • Consolidated Treatment Fund: Eligibility based on income and family size
  • Insurance: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Plus, Medica and UCare
  • Sliding Scale: Eligibility is based on income and family size

Meeting Schedule

Contact Us

Greg Barnier
Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

Cook County Courthouse
411 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN 55604

Phone: 218.387.3620
Fax: 218.387.3020

Tue, Wed, Thu
8am – 4pm
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