|The top three barriers to help-seeking as ranked by participants in written activity|
|1||Not knowing about mental disorders or what the symptoms are||18|
|2||Not knowing when to seek help||18|
|3||Worried about what others will think [pooled data: coach (7), friends (6), teammates (2), family (1)]||16|
Note:a Ranks reverse scored and cumulated across participants. Scores for each topic were calculated by cumulating the reverse-scored ranks (i.e., 1 = 3, 2 = 2, 3 = 1) across participants. Higher scores indicate higher ranked importance.
Gulliver et al.
Gulliver et al. BMC Psychiatry 2012 12:157 doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-157