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Table 2 Main source of help for mental health and substance use problems

From: Australian adolescents’ beliefs and help-seeking intentions towards peers experiencing symptoms of depression and alcohol misuse

  Parent Friend Sibling Other relative Teacher Health professional Total  
Stress/anxiety 284 34.5% 182 22.1% 40 4.9% 16 1.9% 25 3.0% 276 33.5% 823 100%
Depression 107 24.7% 122 28.2% 12 2.8% 15 3.5% 5 1.2% 172 39.7% 433 100%
AOD 7 10.0% 33 47.1% 5 7.1% 6 8.6% 4 5.7% 15 21.4% 70 100%
Other 195 29.1% 186 27.8% 24 3.6% 24 3.6% 65 9.7% 175 26.2% 669 100%
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