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Table 3 Percentage of respondents who mentioned encouraging help-seeking with various types of professionals

From: Mental health first aid responses of the public: results from an Australian national survey

Type of Professional Depression Vignette Depression/ Suicidal Vignette Early Schizophrenia Vignette Chronic Schizophrenia Vignette
GP/ doctor unspecified 40.1 35.9 26.9 27.4
Counsellor 8.1 8.3 7.6 7.3
Psychiatrist 2.9 3.3 6.4 7.3
Psychologist 2.2 2.5 2.5 3.1
Mental health team/services 0.1 0.4 1.5 2.3
Other mental health professional 0.2 0.2 1.0 1.1
Unspecified professionals or other professionals 14.1 21.1 20.9 29.9