Presbyterian Panel Survey, February 2006, Mental Illness, All

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Code (CODE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL22854036.5612158
2) Survey form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper194484.8
2) Web34815.2
TOTAL2292100.0
3) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Genetic factors. (Q1AGENET)
TOTAL%
1) Very important102945.4
2) Important89939.6
3) Somewhat important28012.3
4) Not important271.2
5) No opinion331.5
Missing24 
TOTAL2268100.0
4) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Bad parenting. (Q1BPAR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important27512.3
2) Important77134.5
3) Somewhat important89339.9
4) Not important24410.9
5) No opinion552.5
Missing54 
TOTAL2238100.0
5) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Demon possession. (Q1CDEMON)
TOTAL%
1) Very important803.6
2) Important1627.4
3) Somewhat important34315.6
4) Not important109549.7
5) No opinion52423.8
Missing88 
TOTAL2204100.0
6) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Socioeconomic conditions. (Q1DSES)
TOTAL%
1) Very important1135.1
2) Important54924.6
3) Somewhat important105047.1
4) Not important44720.0
5) No opinion723.2
Missing61 
TOTAL2231100.0
7) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Lack of individual willpower. (Q1EWILLP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important763.4
2) Important27012.2
3) Somewhat important68631.0
4) Not important105347.6
5) No opinion1275.7
Missing80 
TOTAL2212100.0
8) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? A chemical imbalance in the brain. (Q1FCHEM)
TOTAL%
1) Very important135660.0
2) Important73632.6
3) Somewhat important1145.0
4) Not important70.3
5) No opinion472.1
Missing32 
TOTAL2260100.0
9) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Spiritual weakness. (Q1GSPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important1105.0
2) Important32814.8
3) Somewhat important67730.6
4) Not important95343.1
5) No opinion1456.6
Missing79 
TOTAL2213100.0
10) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Other (specify). (Q1HOTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Very important9117.4
2) Important9518.2
3) Somewhat important193.6
4) Not important132.5
5) No opinion30558.3
Missing1769 
TOTAL523100.0
11) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Panic attacks. (Q2APANIC)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious39617.6
2) Generally serious87739.0
3) Somewhat serious82136.5
4) Not very serious1215.4
5) No opinion361.6
Missing41 
TOTAL2251100.0
12) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Phobias/abnormal fears. (Q2BPHOB)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious34515.3
2) Generally serious87038.6
3) Somewhat serious88239.2
4) Not very serious1225.4
5) No opinion331.5
Missing40 
TOTAL2252100.0
13) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Obsessions/compulsions. (Q2COBSES)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious43019.2
2) Generally serious97643.5
3) Somewhat serious71732.0
4) Not very serious894.0
5) No opinion311.4
Missing49 
TOTAL2243100.0
14) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Paranoid thoughts. (Q2DPARA)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious74933.4
2) Generally serious89539.9
3) Somewhat serious48921.8
4) Not very serious733.3
5) No opinion381.7
Missing48 
TOTAL2244100.0
15) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Depression. (Q2EDEP)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious118552.7
2) Generally serious81636.3
3) Somewhat serious2059.1
4) Not very serious160.7
5) No opinion251.1
Missing45 
TOTAL2247100.0
16) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Hearing voices that no one else can hear. (Q2FVOICE)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious115451.5
2) Generally serious49422.0
3) Somewhat serious34515.4
4) Not very serious1536.8
5) No opinion954.2
Missing51 
TOTAL2241100.0
17) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Bipolar disorder. (Q2GBIPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious129457.5
2) Generally serious71231.6
3) Somewhat serious1707.5
4) Not very serious271.2
5) No opinion492.2
Missing40 
TOTAL2252100.0
18) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Eating disorders (anorexia, bulimia). (Q2HEDIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious107247.5
2) Generally serious83437.0
3) Somewhat serious28012.4
4) Not very serious351.6
5) No opinion341.5
Missing37 
TOTAL2255100.0
19) How willing would you be to spend an evening socializing with someone living with a serious mental illness (such as schizophrenia, major depression, Alzheimer's disease)? (Q3ASOC)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing75033.1
2) Probably willing108848.0
3) Probably unwilling32514.3
4) Definitely unwilling592.6
5) No opinion441.9
Missing26 
TOTAL2266100.0
20) How willing would you be to work closely on a job with someone who had a serious mental illness? (Q3BJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing40017.7
2) Probably willing101945.1
3) Probably unwilling64628.6
4) Definitely unwilling1225.4
5) No opinion703.1
Missing35 
TOTAL2257100.0
21) How willing would you be to have a group home for persons with serious mental illness open in your neighborhood? (Q3CGHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing60026.5
2) Probably willing96842.8
3) Probably unwilling49021.7
4) Definitely unwilling1325.8
5) No opinion733.2
Missing29 
TOTAL2263100.0
22) How willing would you be to have a pastor with a serious mental illness? (Q3DPASTR)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing1235.4
2) Probably willing46020.4
3) Probably unwilling96142.6
4) Definitely unwilling61127.1
5) No opinion1034.6
Missing34 
TOTAL2258100.0
23) How willing would you be to have someone who had a serious mental illness marry into your family? (Q3EMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing1476.5
2) Probably willing66129.4
3) Probably unwilling88139.2
4) Definitely unwilling41718.6
5) No opinion1416.3
Missing45 
TOTAL2247100.0
24) What percentage of the United States population would you estimate is living with a mental illness? (Q4PERMI)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL197130.52621
25) How knowledgeable would you say you are when it comes to mental illness? (Q5KNOWMI)
TOTAL%
1) Very knowledgeable1928.4
2) Knowledgeable56424.8
3) Somewhat knowledgeable99043.6
4) Not too knowledgeable45520.0
5) Not at all knowledgeable723.2
Missing19 
TOTAL2273100.0
26) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? Presbyterian Serious Mental Illness Network. (Q6APSMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar200.9
2) Generally familiar1064.7
3) A little familiar28512.6
4) Not familiar185881.9
Missing23 
TOTAL2269100.0
27) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? The Church and Serious Mental Illness, a report and General Assembly resolution. (Q6BCSMI)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar180.8
2) Generally familiar914.0
3) A little familiar28912.8
4) Not familiar186782.4
Missing27 
TOTAL2265100.0
28) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? Turn Mourning into Dancing! (GA policy statement on domestic violence). (Q6CTMID)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar763.4
2) Generally familiar2049.0
3) A little familiar36116.0
4) Not familiar161771.6
Missing34 
TOTAL2258100.0
29) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? Mental Health: A Report of the U.S. Surgeon General. (Q6DMHREP)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar271.2
2) Generally familiar22410.0
3) A little familiar58025.8
4) Not familiar142063.1
Missing41 
TOTAL2251100.0
30) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? National Institute of Mental Health. (Q6ENIMH)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar1617.1
2) Generally familiar54223.9
3) A little familiar75633.4
4) Not familiar80735.6
Missing26 
TOTAL2266100.0
31) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? NAMI (National Alliance for the Mentally Ill). (Q6FNAMI)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar1275.6
2) Generally familiar25211.1
3) A little familiar40217.8
4) Not familiar148365.5
Missing28 
TOTAL2264100.0
32) Do you believe that mental illness should be covered to the same extent as physical illness on health insurance policies? (Q7HINSUR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely158269.6
2) Yes, probably55324.3
3) No, probably not632.8
4) No, definitely not100.4
5) Not sure662.9
Missing18 
TOTAL2274100.0
33) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Had a sermon with mental illness as a significant focus. (Q8SERMON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked205889.8
1) Checked23410.2
TOTAL2292100.0
34) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Held a prayer or healing service that focused on mental illness. (Q8PRAYER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked199587.0
1) Checked29713.0
TOTAL2292100.0
35) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Had a class or study group that focused on mental illness. (Q8CLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked205589.7
1) Checked23710.3
TOTAL2292100.0
36) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Organized or provided space for a support group for persons in the congregation with mental illness. (Q8SGCONG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked201387.8
1) Checked27912.2
TOTAL2292100.0
37) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Organized or provided space for a support group for persons in the community with mental illness. (Q8SGCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked185580.9
1) Checked43719.1
TOTAL2292100.0
38) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Organized or provided space for a support group for family members or caregivers of persons with mental illness. (Q8SGFAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked201087.7
1) Checked28212.3
TOTAL2292100.0
39) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Organized or provided space for persons with mental illness to socialize together. (Q8SOCMI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked211392.2
1) Checked1797.8
TOTAL2292100.0
40) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Advocated for public policy on behalf of persons with mental illness. (Q8ADVOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked214593.6
1) Checked1476.4
TOTAL2292100.0
41) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Other (specify). (Q8OTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked201287.8
1) Checked28012.2
TOTAL2292100.0
42) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? None of the above. (Q8NONE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked133858.4
1) Checked95441.6
TOTAL2292100.0
43) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Indicate other? (Q8OTHERI)
TOTAL%
1) Checked21776.4
2) Don't know6723.6
Missing2008 
TOTAL284100.0
44) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Myself. (Q9MYSELF)
TOTAL%
1) Checked230100.0
Missing2062 
TOTAL230100.0
45) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Spouse/partner. (Q9SPOUSE)
TOTAL%
1) Checked196100.0
Missing2096 
TOTAL196100.0
46) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Parent(s). (Q9PARENT)
TOTAL%
1) Checked204100.0
Missing2088 
TOTAL204100.0
47) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Child(ren). (Q9CHILD)
TOTAL%
1) Checked259100.0
Missing2033 
TOTAL259100.0
48) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Brother or sister. (Q9SIB)
TOTAL%
1) Checked286100.0
Missing2006 
TOTAL286100.0
49) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? In-law. (Q9INLAW)
TOTAL%
1) Checked314100.0
Missing1978 
TOTAL314100.0
50) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Other relative. (Q9OTHREL)
TOTAL%
1) Checked444100.0
Missing1848 
TOTAL444100.0
51) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Close friend at church. (Q9CHFRND)
TOTAL%
1) Checked470100.0
Missing1822 
TOTAL470100.0
52) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Other close friend. (Q9FRIEND)
TOTAL%
1) Checked519100.0
Missing1773 
TOTAL519100.0
53) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Other person at church. (Q9CHPERS)
TOTAL%
1) Checked710100.0
Missing1582 
TOTAL710100.0
54) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Neighbor. (Q9NEIGH)
TOTAL%
1) Checked233100.0
Missing2059 
TOTAL233100.0
55) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Co-worker/colleague. (Q9COWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Checked371100.0
Missing1921 
TOTAL371100.0
56) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Other (specify). (Q9OTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Checked187100.0
Missing2105 
TOTAL187100.0
57) If you or a member of your family has been diagnosed with a mental illness, have you discussed it with your pastor? (Q10PAST)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33115.5
2) No32815.3
3) Not applicable (I am a pastor)59127.6
4) Not applicable (no such diagnosis)88841.5
Missing154 
TOTAL2138100.0
58) If you or a member of your family has been diagnosed with a mental illness and if you have not discussed it with your pastor, why not? (Q10AIFNO)
TOTAL%
1) Person lives elsewhere3014.0
2) Problem not serious enough3918.1
3) Not a member of (my) church31.4
4) Person getting appropriate care from someone else; concern of medical profession, not pastors2813.0
5) Don't want pastor to know; too embarrassed115.1
6) Not close to pastor; no relationship with pastor; don't discuss any family matters with pastor177.9
7) Never came up; just didn't (no other reason); no opportunity; pastors don't do counseling3315.3
8) Not applicable (e.g., no pastor)104.7
9) All other (including response not relevant)4420.5
Missing2077 
TOTAL215100.0
59) If you or a member of your family has been diagnosed with a mental illness and if you have not discussed it with your pastor, why not? (Q10BIFNO)
TOTAL%
2) Problem not serious enough16.7
4) Person getting appropriate care from someone else; concern of medical profession, not pastors1066.7
6) Not close to pastor; no relationship with pastor; don't discuss any family matters with pastor213.3
7) Never came up; just didn't (no other reason); no opportunity; pastors don't do counseling16.7
9) All other (including response not relevant)16.7
Missing2277 
TOTAL15100.0
60) How supportive has your congregation been of ministry with persons who have mental illness? (Q11CONG)
TOTAL%
1) Very supportive25511.4
2) Supportive54824.6
3) Somewhat supportive47221.2
4) Not too supportive1386.2
5) Not supportive at all522.3
6) Don't know76334.2
Missing64 
TOTAL2228100.0
61) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Most people with demon possession in the Bible had a mental illness. (Q12ADEMN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree23010.3
2) Agree70231.4
3) Neutral or not sure93041.6
4) Disagree28712.8
5) Strongly disagree853.8
Missing58 
TOTAL2234100.0
62) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? The church should take an advocacy position on behalf of persons with mental illness. (Q12BADVO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree50122.4
2) Agree118152.8
3) Neutral or not sure47921.4
4) Disagree663.0
5) Strongly disagree90.4
Missing56 
TOTAL2236100.0
63) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I'd like to see my congregation do more to better integrate persons who have mental illness. (Q12CINTE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree24210.9
2) Agree110449.9
3) Neutral or not sure78735.6
4) Disagree713.2
5) Strongly disagree80.4
Missing80 
TOTAL2212100.0
64) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? There are limits to how welcoming congregations should be to people with mental illness. (Q12DLIM)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree241.1
2) Agree43519.6
3) Neutral or not sure57926.1
4) Disagree90040.5
5) Strongly disagree28412.8
Missing70 
TOTAL2222100.0
65) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? It is often difficult to meet the spiritual needs of persons with mental illness. (Q12ESPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1717.7
2) Agree98244.3
3) Neutral or not sure60827.4
4) Disagree39717.9
5) Strongly disagree602.7
Missing74 
TOTAL2218100.0
66) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? For someone receiving medical treatment/therapy for mental illness, participating in a congregation will usually provide additional help in coping with that illness. (Q12FTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree51122.8
2) Agree128057.2
3) Neutral or not sure40818.2
4) Disagree341.5
5) Strongly disagree40.2
Missing55 
TOTAL2237100.0
67) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Persons living with mental illness have gifts to bring to the church. (Q12GGIFT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree63928.7
2) Agree130758.8
3) Neutral or not sure25711.6
4) Disagree150.7
5) Strongly disagree60.3
Missing68 
TOTAL2224100.0
68) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Persons living with mental illness cannot be in relationship with God as deeply as persons without mental illness. (Q12HGOD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree361.6
2) Agree482.1
3) Neutral or not sure2209.8
4) Disagree94942.4
5) Strongly disagree98644.0
Missing53 
TOTAL2239100.0
69) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Use of psychiatric medications affects one's personality and hence one's faith. (Q12IMEDS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree291.3
2) Agree1707.6
3) Neutral or not sure68430.7
4) Disagree79635.7
5) Strongly disagree55224.7
Missing61 
TOTAL2231100.0
70) What is your general assessment of the quality of services offered in your community for persons with mental illness? (Q13QUALI)
TOTAL%
1) Outstanding863.8
2) Solid39017.4
3) Adequate72632.4
4) Insufficient66029.4
5) Completely lacking502.2
6) No opinion33114.8
Missing49 
TOTAL2243100.0
71) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Bible study on mental illness. (Q14BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Checked908100.0
Missing1384 
TOTAL908100.0
72) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Guide for setting up a support group for persons living with mental illness. (Q14SUPG)
TOTAL%
1) Checked815100.0
Missing1477 
TOTAL815100.0
73) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Guide for ministry with people in the congregation who are living with mental illness. (Q14CONG)
TOTAL%
1) Checked1183100.0
Missing1109 
TOTAL1183100.0
74) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Guide for ministry with people in the community who are living with mental illness. (Q14COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Checked940100.0
Missing1352 
TOTAL940100.0
75) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Guide for ministry with families of people who are living with mental illness. (Q14FAM)
TOTAL%
1) Checked1420100.0
Missing872 
TOTAL1420100.0
76) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Other (specify). (Q14OTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Checked83100.0
Missing2209 
TOTAL83100.0
77) In the last two years, how much attention has been given to ministry with persons who have mental illness by your presbytery? (Q15APRES)
TOTAL%
1) A lot40.2
2) A fair amount563.3
3) Only a little bit25515.2
4) Hardly any36721.9
5) None25815.4
6) Don't know73944.0
Missing613 
TOTAL1679100.0
78) In the last two years, how much attention has been given to ministry with persons who have mental illness by your synod? (Q15BSYND)
TOTAL%
2) A fair amount271.6
3) Only a little bit865.2
4) Hardly any1368.2
5) None1559.3
6) Don't know125875.7
Missing630 
TOTAL1662100.0
79) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Vocational counseling/training. (Q16AVOC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so35031.4
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there48443.4
3) No19817.7
4) Not sure847.5
Missing1176 
TOTAL1116100.0
80) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Medication management. (Q16BMEDM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so39235.3
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there43339.0
3) No20818.7
4) Not sure776.9
Missing1182 
TOTAL1110100.0
81) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Psychotherapy, in general. (Q16CPSYC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so58852.4
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there36032.1
3) No12811.4
4) Not sure464.1
Missing1170 
TOTAL1122100.0
82) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Faith-based psychotherapy. (Q16DFPSY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so47342.9
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there30627.8
3) No24722.4
4) Not sure766.9
Missing1190 
TOTAL1102100.0
83) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Crisis intervention. (Q16ECRIS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so45340.4
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there46841.7
3) No14112.6
4) Not sure595.3
Missing1171 
TOTAL1121100.0
84) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Inpatient care/hospitalization. (Q16FHOSP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so43838.9
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there53247.2
3) No1119.9
4) Not sure454.0
Missing1166 
TOTAL1126100.0
85) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Social services. (Q16GSOCS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so50344.4
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there48442.7
3) No1029.0
4) Not sure454.0
Missing1158 
TOTAL1134100.0
86) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Family support. (Q16HFAMS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so42738.2
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there42337.8
3) No17916.0
4) Not sure908.0
Missing1173 
TOTAL1119100.0
87) In the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), has anyone come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness? (Q17HELP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes67362.7
2) No37534.9
3) Not sure262.4
Missing1218 
TOTAL1074100.0
88) If in the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), anyone has come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness, how many individuals came to you for help with mental illness in the last two years? Write an estimate of the number on the line (If none, write 0.) (Q17ANUM)
TOTAL%
0) None395.4
1) 19312.9
2) 216322.5
3) 313218.3
4) 47510.4
5) 5648.9
6) 6314.3
7) 791.2
8) 8152.1
9) 910.1
10) 10385.3
11) 1130.4
12) 1260.8
13) 1320.3
14) 1420.3
15) 1581.1
20) 20101.4
24) 2410.1
25) 2520.3
30) 3010.1
35) 3510.1
40) 4010.1
45) 4510.1
48) 4810.1
50) 5060.8
70) 7010.1
100) 10040.6
130) 13010.1
150) 15010.1
200) 20040.6
250) 25020.3
280) 28010.1
300) 30010.1
350) 35010.1
999) 99920.3
Missing1569 
TOTAL723100.0
89) If in the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), anyone has come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness, of people with a mental illness who came to you for help in the last two years, how many did you refer to someone else for psychotherapy and/or pastoral counseling? (If none, write 0.) (Q17BREF)
TOTAL%
0) None12722.4
1) 19516.8
2) 212121.4
3) 37914.0
4) 4376.5
5) 5315.5
6) 6223.9
7) 740.7
8) 8111.9
9) 930.5
10) 10122.1
11) 1120.4
12) 1210.2
15) 1571.2
19) 1910.2
20) 2050.9
24) 2410.2
30) 3010.2
80) 8010.2
200) 20010.2
250) 25020.4
999) 99920.4
Missing1726 
TOTAL566100.0
90) If in the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), anyone has come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness, (if pastor) of the people with a mental illness who came to you for help in the last two years, how many of them are part of your congregation? (If none, write 0.) (Q17CCONG)
TOTAL%
0) None10018.9
1) 111020.8
2) 211922.5
3) 36211.7
4) 4438.1
5) 5356.6
6) 6183.4
7) 761.1
8) 8112.1
9) 920.4
10) 10122.3
12) 1210.2
14) 1410.2
15) 1520.4
20) 2030.6
50) 5010.2
200) 20010.2
230) 23010.2
999) 99910.2
Missing1763 
TOTAL529100.0
91) If in the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), anyone has come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness, for how many people with mental illness are you currently providing pastoral counseling or psychotherapy? (If none, write 0.) (Q17DCURR)
TOTAL%
0) None38869.3
1) 17212.9
2) 2458.0
3) 3152.7
4) 461.1
5) 581.4
6) 650.9
8) 810.2
9) 910.2
10) 1020.4
12) 1220.4
15) 1530.5
17) 1710.2
18) 1810.2
25) 2530.5
30) 3010.2
31) 3110.2
45) 4510.2
50) 5010.2
75) 7520.4
100) 10010.2
Missing1732 
TOTAL560100.0
92) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for understanding mental illness? (Q18AUNDR)
TOTAL%
1) Very well454.5
2) Well939.4
3) Somewhat well20320.5
4) Not too well33233.5
5) Not well at all31932.2
Missing1300 
TOTAL992100.0
93) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for developing church programs for people living with mental illness? (Q18BPROG)
TOTAL%
1) Very well30.3
2) Well212.1
3) Somewhat well636.4
4) Not too well38338.8
5) Not well at all51652.3
Missing1306 
TOTAL986100.0
94) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for responding to crisis situations, such as people who are suicidal or homicidal? (Q18CCRIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very well383.9
2) Well14815.0
3) Somewhat well31832.3
4) Not too well25826.2
5) Not well at all22422.7
Missing1306 
TOTAL986100.0
95) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for responding to trauma in the community? (Q18DTRAU)
TOTAL%
1) Very well333.3
2) Well989.9
3) Somewhat well23523.8
4) Not too well33333.7
5) Not well at all28929.3
Missing1304 
TOTAL988100.0
96) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for responding to "difficult" people? (Q18EDIFF)
TOTAL%
1) Very well353.5
2) Well12412.6
3) Somewhat well29930.3
4) Not too well32232.6
5) Not well at all20821.1
Missing1304 
TOTAL988100.0
97) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for responding to child abuse or domestic violence? (Q18FVIOL)
TOTAL%
1) Very well272.7
2) Well11811.9
3) Somewhat well22322.5
4) Not too well33734.1
5) Not well at all28428.7
Missing1303 
TOTAL989100.0
98) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for providing therapy to persons in the congregation living with a mental illness? (Q18GTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Very well171.7
2) Well596.0
3) Somewhat well16116.3
4) Not too well39640.1
5) Not well at all35535.9
Missing1304 
TOTAL988100.0
99) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for recognizing mental illness and making an appropriate referral for therapy? (Q18HREC)
TOTAL%
1) Very well666.7
2) Well13113.3
3) Somewhat well27227.5
4) Not too well28929.3
5) Not well at all23023.3
Missing1304 
TOTAL988100.0
100) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for relating in general to those in the congregation living with a mental illness? (Q18IREL)
TOTAL%
1) Very well282.8
2) Well10010.1
3) Somewhat well25325.6
4) Not too well35035.4
5) Not well at all25726.0
Missing1304 
TOTAL988100.0
101) What is your gender? (Q20GENDR)
TOTAL%
1) Female109048.2
2) Male117251.8
Missing30 
TOTAL2262100.0
102) What is your current age? (years) (Q21AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL225356.50613
103) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Members59426.0
2) Elders71831.4
3) All Clergy97342.6
Missing7 
TOTAL2285100.0
104) If you or an immediate member of your family has been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness, how has that experience affected your ministry? Please describe briefly: (Q19EXPER)
TOTAL%
1) Greater awareness/knowledge of mental illness itself298.7
2) More sensitive to those with mental illness; greater empathy; sympathy, compassion; greater tolerance; enhanced ability to help those with mental illness; see people differently16850.1
3) Greater awareness/familiarity with treatment/therapy options, such as benefits of medication82.4
4) Has resulted in others in congregation becoming more aware/ knowledgeable or more sensitive/understanding41.2
5) Negative effect on one's ministry (lack of support; lack of compassionate care; financial drain; physical impairment; stress)195.7
6) Affected content or emphasis within one's ministryŚled to different types of sermons, or programs within congregation, or encouragement of others to seek treatment123.6
7) Led to career change, change of call, or disruption of ministry216.3
8) Comment about family/self but not about effect on ministry298.7
9) All other4513.4
Missing1957 
TOTAL335100.0
105) If you or an immediate member of your family has been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness, how has that experience affected your ministry? Please describe briefly: (Q19EXPE)
TOTAL%
1) Greater awareness/knowledge of mental illness itself215.4
2) More sensitive to those with mental illness; greater empathy; sympathy, compassion; greater tolerance; enhanced ability to help those with mental illness; see people differently430.8
3) Greater awareness/familiarity with treatment/therapy options, such as benefits of medication215.4
5) Negative effect on one's ministry (lack of support; lack of compassionate care; financial drain; physical impairment; stress)323.1
6) Affected content or emphasis within one's ministryŚled to different types of sermons, or programs within congregation, or encouragement of others to seek treatment215.4
Missing2279 
TOTAL13100.0
106) I-AGE: What is your current age? (years) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 4022910.2
2) 40-4941718.5
3) 50-64101144.9
4) 65+59626.5
Missing39 
TOTAL2253100.0
107) I-GENDER: What is your gender? (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female109048.2
2) Male117251.8
Missing30 
TOTAL2262100.0