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Table 1 Summary of Attitudes.

From: GPs' use of problem solving therapy for depression: a qualitative study of barriers to and enablers of evidence based care

Positive attitudes Comfortable
Close to current practice
Unlikely to cause harm
Beneficial – to patient & doctor
Useful
Pragmatic view
Solutions available for PST barriers
Negative attitudes Fearful
Adverse patient outcome
Loss of consultation control
Consultation too long
Inappropriate
Not a GP treatment
Refer to other health professional