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Table 3 Perceived helpfulness of help sources (1 = very unhelpful to 5 = very helpful)

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
  Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD
Stress/anxiety 1.62 .763 1.86 .933 2.05 1.218 1.56 .727 1.88 .927 2.17 1.017
Depression 1.81 .982 1.94 1.007 2.08 1.084 2.20 1.014 3.40 1.517 2.31 1.115
AOD 1.57 .787 1.91 .980 2.40 .894 2.00 1.095 2.25 .957 2.53 1.246
Other 1.64 .742 1.85 .929 1.88 .612 1.67 .637 2.26 1.108 2.17 .965
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