Compensation Type: Annual salary
Job Type:
Full Time

Pay Range: $60,000
Organization's Mission: Project Reality is an out-patient treatment program committed to the prevention and Medically Assisted Treatment (MAT) of Opiate Use Disorder for nearly 50 years. We are seeking a FT Mental Health Therapist, who also has experience with or is interested in working with underserved and vulnerable populations. We have a holistic approach to substance abuse treatment, which includes primary care at our two clinics in SLC and Murray, UT. Students in social work/mental health/addiction/nursing fields are encouraged to apply!
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: Life at Project Reality:
This is a great opportunity for significant professional growth in a rich, friendly, non-profit environment with a dynamic, supportive, and experienced team. We foster an environment that's inclusive as well as diverse, where our people can be themselves. We take pride in our friendly, collaborative and fun work environment!
We are an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status. Project Reality is:
Inclusive of minority and disadvantaged groups
LGBTQ+ friendly workplace
Diversity and inclusion training or programs
Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at to notify us of any needs related to completing the job application.
Position Summary: Our Mental Health Therapists/Counselors have scope to practice the evidence-based treatments they believe best for each patient!
Primary Responsibilities: The position involves a wide spectrum of services including:
Intake assessments
Diagnosis and ongoing treatment planning
Individual and group counseling
Discharge planning
Coordinating with partnered agencies to assist patients in continued care
Attending staff meetings and individual/group supervision
Desired Qualifications: Qualifications Required:
Active UT license (CMCH, LCSW, LMFT)
Master's degree in mental health field
Works well in a team w/strong organizational and communication skills
High level of professionalism
Willingness to learn best practices of care
Interest in working with vulnerable populations
Basic Microsoft Office/Excel skills required. G-Suite a plus
Project Reality is a Drug Free Workplace
Ability to pass/maintain a BCI Clearance Check
Applicants must have one of the following active Utah licenses in order to be considered for this position: LCSW, CMCH, LMFT.

Applicants with a CSW, ACMCH, MFT or SUDC Utah license are welcome to apply through this link as well. Salary dependent on licensure and experience.

Those without the proper credentials will not be considered/should not apply.

COVID-19: We protect our patients, co-workers, and community by requiring eligible employees to be immunized according to CDC standards, organizational policy and CMS requirements. All candidates must have received the COVID-19 vaccine prior to starting.
Benefits / Why Work With Us: Project Perks:
IRA with company match!
Employee Assistance Program (includes your dependents)
PT employees who regularly work over 15hrs per week accrue PTO
FT employees accrue up to 17 days of PTO per year
FT employees are eligible for 12 paid Company Holidays
FT employees are eligible for Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits
Ongoing Professional Development, Supervision, Education and Training
Tremendous opportunities for growth and advancement!
NHSC/HRSA, PSLF and UDOH Approved Site for Tuition Reimbursement/Loan Forgiveness!!!
How to Apply:
Closing Date: 8/1/2023
Location: Salt Lake and Murray


Organization Website: Visit website
Contact: Lysa Scaranao
Phone: 801-364-8080