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Table 1 Characteristics of clinic directors and staff who responded to the surveys

From: Identification and management of alcohol use and illicit substance use in outpatient psychiatric clinics in Sweden: a national survey of clinic directors and staff

Characteristics Clinic directors (n = 132) Staff (n = 522)
Age Mean (SD) 54.0 (8.2) 48.5 (10.8)
% n % n
Gender Male 22.7 30/132 22.8 119/520
Type of clinic General 58.3 77/130 56.7 295/520
Specialista 26.9 35/130 20.5 107/520
Psychosis 13.8 18/130 22.6 118/520
Substance abuse trainingb Yes 79.2 103/130 35.7 183/512
  1. aIn this category we included all specialist clinics other than psychosis (bipolar disorder/obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)/neuropsychiatric clinics etc.)
  2. b‘Yes’ in the clinic director survey indicated any continuing education (CE) training; ‘Yes’ in the staff survey indicated any CE training beyond undergraduate studies