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Table 3 Association between substance abuse training and use of screening and brief intervention among staff

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

  Staff with substance abuse training χ2 (df 1) p
Yes No
% n % n
Alcohol       
 Reported alcohol assessment 75.2 115 61.0 144 8.348 0.004
 Reported use of BI for hazardous alcohol use 44.8 77 32.3 100 7.450 0.006
 Reported use of BI for alcohol abuse/dependence 43.9 75 28.2 87 12.142 < 0.001
Illicit substances       
 Reported illicit substance use assessment 64.0 89 53.7 110 3.653 0.056
 Reported use of BI for hazardous illicit substance use 43.3 71 31.2 87 6.601 0.010
 Reported use of BI for illicit substance abuse/dependence 40.2 66 28.3 79 6.675 0.010