Johnston County Public Health Department

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Johnston County
Public Health Department

517 N. Brightleaf Blvd.
Smithfield, NC 27577
Phone: (919) 989-5200

  Mon.-Thurs., 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Public Health Director:
  Dr. Marilyn Pearson

Clinic Fax Numbers:
  Medical Records: 919-989-5278
  Primary Care: 919-989-5279
  Epidemiology: 919-989-5287
  Family Planning:  919-989-5266
  Maternity:  919-989-5266
  Child Health: 919-989-5199
  WIC: 919-989-5298

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Johnston County North Carolina

Licensed Clinician Services

Licensed Clinician Services:


  • Walk-In Crisis
    • This service provides immediate face-to-face assistance by a licensed clinician for patients who present with a mental health or substance abuse crisis.  Service is provided Monday - Friday, 8:00AM - 5:00PM.


  • Comprehensive Clinical Assessment (CCA)
    • This service provides a screening performed by a licensed clinician that is used to assess an individual’s overall physical, mental, and emotional health and wellness. The CCA is used to determine the diagnosis and the needed services for a person seeking mental health and/or substance abuse treatment. An appointment is required.


  • Individual and Group Therapy
    • This service provides support and education about mental health symptoms and ways to cope with feelings, stress, and negative thinking.  An appointment is required.


The Johnston County Health Department Behavioral Health Division is a division of the Johnston County Health Department and is located directly behind the Johnston County Health Department.  A long straight green awning covers the side walk in front of the Johnston County Health Department Behavioral Health Division.



Johnston County Health Department Behavioral Health Division

521 N. Brightleaf Blvd

Smithfield, NC 27577

Phone (919) 989-5500       

Fax (919) 989-5596


Page last updated on:  February 20, 2021