Table 1

Characteristics for health provider interviews

CharacteristicsMental health specialists (n=3)Primary care physicians (n=6)Medical assistants
(n=4)
Overall
(n=13)
Age in years
Mean (SD)33 (31.5)58.5 (50.8)36.5 (28.6)54 (28.8)
Gender, n (%)
Female3 (100.0%)0 (0 %)4 (100.0%)7 (53.8%)
Male0 (0 %)6 (100.0%)0 (0 %)6 (46.2%)
Type of practice, n (%)
Solo practice0 (0 %)1 (16.7%)n/an/a
Shared practice1 (33.3%)1 (16.7%)n/an/a
Group practice0 (0 %)4 (66.6%)n/an/a
In training, n (%)2 (66.6%)0 (0%)0 (0%)2 (15.4%)
Years in office-based practice
Mean (SD)2 (0)25.5 (12.2)n/an/a
Average number of patients per quarter, n (%)
<5003 (100%)0 (0 %)n/an/a
501–10000 (0 %)2 (33.3)n/an/a
1001–15000 (0 %)1 (16.7%)n/an/a
>15000 (0 %)3 (50%)n/an/a
Additional qualification in psychotherapy, n (%)n/a3 (50.0%)n/an/a
  • n/a, not applicable.