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Table 5 Confidence to talk to a peer and help them seek professional help

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

How confident would you be to… Very confident Confident Slightly confident Not confident
Talk to Sarah about your concerns? a 284 11.6% 905 36.8% 999 40.6% 260 10.6%
Help Sarah seek professional help? a 598 24.3% 1165 47.4% 584 23. 8% 95 3.9%
Talk to Samuel about your concerns? b 281 11.4% 772 31.4% 939 38.2% 425 17.3%
Help Samuel seek professional help? b 466 19.0% 1087 44.3% 683 27.8% 172 7.0%
  1. aDepression; bAlcohol misuse
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