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Table 7 Adolescents’ preferred school sources of advice by risk group

From: Help seeking in school by Israeli Arab minority adolescents with emotional and behavioral problems: results from the Galilee Study

Source of consultation among school staff Preferred sources of consultation by risk group
Who did you actually consult in school? (N = 145) If you were to consult, who would be the best source among school staff? (N = 694)
High-risk group Low-risk group High-risk group Low-risk group
% (n) % (n) % (n) % (n)
School Counselor 43.2 (41) 28.0 (14) 32.3 (114) 26.4 (90)
Grade Teacher 37.9 (36) 42.0 (21) 34.0 (120) 38.4 (131)
Friends 19.5 (69) 17.6 (60)
Other teacher 7.4 (7) 8.0 (4) 6.5 (23) 10.3 (35)
Principal 4.2 (4) 14.0 (7) 1.7 (6) 3.2 (11)
Psychologist 3.2 (3) 0 (0) 2.8 (10)
Other school sources 4.2 (4) 8.0 (4) 3.4 (11) 4.1 (14)
Total 100 (95) 100 (50) 100 (353) 100 (341)