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Table 2 "What kind of help should the doctor be able to offer for emotional problems, and what help would you probably or definitely accept?"

From: Psychosocial primary care – what patients expect from their General Practitioners A cross-sectional trial

  Yes Definitely Accept Accept
Psychosocial care in general 74 % 67 % 18 %
Counseling by GP 65 % 43 % 25 %
Partner/family counseling 28 % 23 % 17 %
Relaxation techniques 51 % 30 % 16 %
Self-help groups 42 % 17 % 27 %
- mental health services 43 % 21 %  
- psychotherapy 56 % 30 % 14 %