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Table 6 Considerations when choosing a DES provider

From: ‘I’m proud of how far I’ve come. I’m just ready to work’: mental health recovery narratives within the context of Australia’s Disability Employment Services

  Psychosocial
n(%)
Combined other
n(%)
Total
n(%)
Recognise my strengths 45 (72.6) 55 (76.4) 100 (74.6)
Easy to get to 49 (62.8) 51 (58.0) 100 (66.2)
Make me feel welcome 49 (62.8) 55 (62.5) 104 (62.7)
Experience with my disability 48 (61.5) 54 (61.4) 102 (61.5)
I will have the same consultant every time 45 (57.7) 52 (59.1) 97 (58.4)
Good reputation 47 (47.4) 37 (42.1) 74 (44.6)
Can use the internet 14 (18.0) 14 (15.9) 28 (16.9)
  1. Note: Not all respondents responded to each item in the series