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Table 6 Variables impacting the extent of change expected (linear regression analyses)

From: Work practices and the provision of mental-health care on the verge of reform: a national survey of Israeli psychiatrists and psychologists

Variables impacting the extent of change expected in the employment market
Variable B β Std. error
Psychologist ** 0.31 0.15 0.10
Women * 0.18 0.09 0.08
Working in public sector 0.07 0.04 0.08
Duration of treatment    
Short-term – up to half a year -0.09 -0.04 0.10
Moderate – half a year to a year* -0.17 -0.08 0.09
Evidence-based care -0.04 -0.02 0.09
financial considerations -0.10 -0.05 0.08
Trained in Israel ** 0.29 0.14 0.09
R 2 - 10%    
Variables Impacting the Extent of Change Expected in the Quality of Care
Psychologist ** 0.29 0.17 0.08
Women ** 0.22 0.13 0.06
Working in public sector * 0.16 0.10 0.06
Duration of treatment    
Short-term – up to half a year -0.11 -0.05 0.08
Moderate – half a year to a year* -0.17 -0.09 0.07
Evidence-based care -0.13 -0.07 0.08
financial considerations -0.12 -0.07 0.06
Trained in Israel ** 0.24 0.13 0.07
R 2 - 13%    
  1. *p<0.05.
  2. **p<0.01.
  3. p<0.1 (borderline significance).
  4. Note: reference for psychologists – psychiatrists; reference for women – men; reference for working in the public sector – working in the private sector; reference for short-term – up to half a year, moderate term – half a year to a year, long-term – more than a year; reference for evidence-based care – those not reporting thus; reference for allowing for financial considerations – those not reporting thus; reference for studies in Israel – studies abroad.