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Table 5 Team Member Self-Assessment tool: Initiate and provide treatment

From: Experiences of healthcare staff providing community-based mental healthcare as a multidisciplinary community mental health team in Central and Eastern Europe findings from the RECOVER-E project: an observational intervention study

In total n = 65 professionals Nurse
n = 21
Psychiatrist
n = 13
Psychologist
n = 9
Social worker
n = 8
Peer worker
n = 14
Initiate and provide treatment
 Perform behavioural health assessment Is this my rolea 12 (57.1%) 13 (100.0%) 8 (88.9%) 6 (75.0%) 8 (57.1%)
Highly confidentb 5 (28.8%) 11 (84.6%) 5 (55.6%) 3 (37.5%) 2 (14.3%)
 Develop and update behavioural health treatment plan Is this my rolea 12 (57.1%) 13 (100.0%) 8 (88.9%) 5 (62.5%) 10 (71.4%)
Highly confidentb 3 (14.3%) 11 (84.6%) 3 (33.3%) 2 (25.0%) 2 (14.3%)
 Service user education about symptoms and treatment option Is this my rolea 14 (66.7%) 13 (100.0%) 8 (88.9%) 4 (50.0%) 9 (64.3%)
Highly confidentb 7 (33.3%) 13 (100.0%) 6 (66.7%) 4 (50.0%) 8 (57.1%)
 Prescribe psychotropic medications Is this my rolea 4 (19.0%) 13 (100.0%) 1 (11.1%) 1 (12.5%) 1 (7.1%)
Highly confidentb 1 (4.8%) 13 (100.0%) 1 (11.1%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
 Service user education about medications and side effects Is this my rolea 6 (28.6%) 13 (100.0%) 2 (22.2%) 1 (12.5%) 4 (28.6%)
Highly confidentb 4 (19.0%) 13 (100.0%) 2 (22.2%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (7.1%)
 Brief counselling, activity scheduling, behavioural activation Is this my rolea 13 (61.9%) 13 (100.0%) 9 (100.0%) 7 (87.5%) 8 (57.1%)
Highly confidentb 7 (33.3%) 11 (84.6%) 6 (66.7%) 5 (62.5%) 2 (14.3%)
 Evidence-based psychotherapy Is this my rolea 6 (28.6%) 11 (84.6%) 8 (88.9%) 3 (37.5%) 1 (7.1%)
Highly confidentb 4 (21.1%) 8 (61.5%) 6 (66.7%) 1 (12.5%) 0 (0.0%)
 Identify and treat coexisting medical conditions Is this my rolea 7 (33.3%) 13 (100.0%) 3 (33.3%) 1 (12.5%) 0 (0.0%)
Highly confidentb 4 (21.1%) 11 (84.6%) 3 (3339%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
 Facilitate referral to specialty care or social services Is this my rolea 13 (61.9%) 13 (100.0%) 4 (44.4%) 8 (100.0%) 2 (14.3%)
Highly confidentb 5 (28.8%) 11 (84.6%) 2 (22.2%) 7 (87.5%) 1 (7.1%)
 Create and support relapse prevention plan Is this my rolea 17 (81.0%) 13 (100.0%) 9 (100.0%) 8 (100.0%) 5 (35.7%)
Highly confidentb 8 (38.1%) 13 (100.0%) 6 (66.7%) 5 (62.5%) 1 (7.1%)
  1. Absolute Numbers; a Answering categories were: yes; no; b Answering categories were: high; Med/low confident; ‘other n = 1’ was excluded from this analysis