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Table 5 Summary of themes

From: Acceptability of a technology-supported and solution-focused intervention (DIALOG+) for chronic depression: views of service users and clinicians

DIALOG+ structure
Clarity & focus
Getting a whole picture
Constraints of the format
Therapeutic communication
Topics Reminder
Opening new conversations
Disrupting the flow
Losing personal touch
Reflecting and monitoring
Reflecting on strengths & difficulties
Mapping change
Quantifying feelings
Empowerment and powerlessness
Taking ownership of recovery
Setting & achieving goals
Becoming discouraged
Feeling scrutinised
The impact of technology
Transparency & accessibility
Therapeutic aid & hindrance
Technical competence & issues