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V02048Overnight stay in hosp/facility for mental health/drug-alc useSR2SR2SR2
V02049# times hospitalized for mental health/substance useSR3SR3SR3*
V02051When overnight stay in hosp/facility for mental health/drug-alcSR5ASR5ASR5A
V02052Age hospitalized overnight for mental health/substance useSR5BSR5BSR5B
V02053Length hospitalization mental health/substance useSR5CSR5CSR5C*
V02054Unit time hospitalized mental health/substance useSR5DSR5DSR5C1
V02055Unit time hospitalized mental health/substance useSR6BSR6BSR6A
V02056Age 1st hospitalized overnight for mental health/sub useSR7SR7SR7
V02057Hospitalized for mental health in past 12 mthsSR8SR8SR8
V02058Age most recent hospitalization for mental healthSR8ASR8ASR8A
V02062Past year-duration hospitalized mental healthSR9ASR9SR9
V02063Unit of time hospitalized for mental health in past 12 mthsSR9BSR9A
V02059Internet support group/chat room for help w/ emotions/nervesSR9_1SR9_1SR9_1
V02060Last time used online support group for help w/ emotionsSR9_1ASR9_1ASR9_1A
V02061# of times used online support group for emot in past 12 mthsSR9_1BSR9_1BSR9_1B
V02064Attend self-help group for emotions in lifetimeSR10SR10SR10
V02065Age 1st self-help group for emotionsSR10ASR10ASR10A
V02066Last time used self-help group for emotionSR10BSR10BSR10B
V02067# times self-help group meetings for emotions in past yearSR10CSR10CSR10C
V02068Used hotline for problems with emotions/nervesSR11SR11SR11
V02069Age 1st used hotline for emotions/nervesSR11ASR11ASR11A
V02070Last time used hotline for emotions/nervesSR11BSR11BSR11B
V02071# of times used hotline for emotions/nerves in past yearSR11CSR11CSR11C
V02072Professional psych counsel or therapy for 30 min +SR12SR12SR12
V02074Age 1st session of psych counsel/therapySR12ASR12ASR12A
V02075Received meds for emotions/mental health from professionalSR13SR13*
V02076Ever prescription for emotionsSR13
V02077Age 1st prescription for emotionsSR13ASR13ASR13A
V02081Seen professional for emotions/nerves/sub use in lifetimeSR16SR16SR16
V02083Talked to professional about mental health:1st mentionSR1701SR1701
V02090Talked to professional about mental health:2nd mentionSR1702SR1702
V02092Talked to professional about mental health:3rd mentionSR1703SR1703
V02096Talked to professional about mental health:4th mentionSR1704SR1704
V02098Talked to professional about mental health:5th mentionSR1705SR1705
V02103Talked to professional about mental health:6th mentionSR1706SR1706
V02104Talked to professional about mental health:7th mentionSR1707SR1707
V02107Talked to professional about mental health:8th mentionSR1708SR1708
V02110Talked to professional about mental health:9th mentionSR1709SR1709
V02086Talked to professional about mental health:10th mentionSR1710
V02082Talked to professional about mental health:1st mentionSR17_01
V02089Talked to professional about mental health:2nd mentionSR17_02
V02093Talked to professional about mental health:3rd mentionSR17_03
V02095Talked to professional about mental health:4th mentionSR17_04
V02100Talked to professional about mental health:5th mentionSR17_05
V02102Talked to professional about mental health:6th mentionSR17_06
V02105Talked to professional about mental health:7th mentionSR17_07
V02109Talked to professional about mental health:8th mentionSR17_08
V02112Talked to professional about mental health:9th mentionSR17_09
V02085Talked to professional about mental health:10th mentionSR17_10
V02115Age 1st talk to psychiatrist about emotion/mental healthSR19SR19*SR19
V02116Last time talk to psychiatrist about emotion/mental healthSR20SR20SR20
V02117Age last saw psychiatristSR21SR21SR21
V02118# visits to psychiatrist for emotions/sub use past yearSR22SR22SR22
V02119Average # of mins psychiatrist visits lastSR22ASR22ASR22A
V02120Satisfaction w/ treatment/serv from psychiatrist past yearSR23SR23SR23
V02121Amount psychiatrist helpedSR24SR24SR24
V02122Quality of service received rating for psychiatristSR24A
V02123Psychiatrist accepted/understood meSR24B
V02124Stopped seeing psychiatrist or ongoing treatmentSR25SR25SR25
V02125Completed psychiatrist treatment or quitSR25ASR25ASR25A
V02128Age 1st saw medical doctor for mental health/sub useSR27SR27*SR27
V02129Last saw medical doctor for mental health/sub useSR28SR28SR28
V02130Age last saw medical doctor for mental health/sub useSR29SR29SR29*
V02131Medical doctor recommend clinic for emotionsSR30SR30SR30
V02132Age 1st clinic/specialist referral for ment health/sub useSR31SR31*SR31
V02134Med doctor recommend specialist/clinic past 12 mthsSR33SR33SR33
V02136# visits to med doc for emotions/sub use past 12 mthsSR35SR35SR35
V02137Average # min med doc visits lasted for emotions/sub useSR35ASR35ASR35A
V02138Satisfaction w/ med doc treat/services past 12 mthsSR36SR36SR36
V02139Amount medical doctor helpedSR37SR37SR37
V02140Quality of service received rating for medical doctorSR37A
V02141Medical doctor accepted/understood meSR37B
V02142Stopped seeing medical doctor or ongoing treatmentSR38SR38SR38
V02143Completed medical doctor treatment or quitSR38ASR38ASR38A
V02146Age 1st saw psychologist about mental health/sub useSR40SR40*SR40
V02147Last time saw psychologist for emotions/sub useSR41SR41SR41
V02148Age last saw psychologist for emotions/sub useSR42SR42SR42
V02149# of psychologist visits in past 12 mthsSR43SR43SR43
V02150Average # of minutes psychologist visits lastedSR43ASR43ASR43A
V02151Satisfaction w/ psychologist treat/services past 12 mthsSR44SR44SR44
V02152Amount psychologist helpedSR45SR45SR45
V02153Quality of service received rating for psychologistSR45A
V02154Psychologist accepted/understood meSR45B
V02155Stopped seeing psychologist or ongoing treatmentSR46ASR46A
V02156Completed psychologist treatment or quitSR46A
V02157Completed psychologist treatment or quitSR46BSR46BSR46B
V02160Age 1st saw social worker for mental health/sub useSR48SR48*SR48
V02161Last time saw social worker for mental health/sub useSR49SR49SR49
V02162Age last saw social worker for mental health/sub useSR50SR50SR50
V02163# social worker visits for mental health/sub use past 12 mthsSR51SR51SR51
V02164Average # of minutes social worker visits lastedSR51ASR51ASR51A
V02165Location saw social worker-1st mentionSR521SR52_1SR521
V02166Location saw social worker-2nd mentionSR522SR52_2SR522
V02167Location saw social worker-3rd mentionSR523SR52_3SR523
V02168Location saw social worker-4th mentionSR524SR52_4
V02169Location saw social worker-5th mentionSR525
V02174Satisfaction w/ social worker treat/services past 12 mthsSR53SR53SR53
V02175Amount social worker helpedSR54SR54SR54
V02465Quality of service received rating for social workerSR54A
V02176Social worker accepted/understood meSR54B
V02177Stopped seeing social worker or ongoing treatmentSR55SR55
V02178Stopped seeing social worker or ongoing treatmentSR55
V02179Completed social worker treatment or quitSR55ASR55ASR55A
V02182Age 1st saw counselor for mental health/sub useSR57SR57*SR57
V02183Last time saw counselor for mental health/sub useSR58SR58SR58
V02184Age last saw counselor for mental health/sub useSR59SR59SR59
V02185# counselor visits for mental health/sub use past 12 mthsSR60SR60SR60
V02186Average # of minutes counselor visits lastedSR60ASR60ASR60A
V02187Location saw counselor-1st mentionSR611SR61_1SR611
V02188Location saw counselor-2nd mentionSR612SR61_2SR612
V02189Location saw counselor-3rd mentionSR613SR61_3SR613
V02190Location saw counselor-4th mentionSR614SR61_4SR614
V02196Satisfaction w/ counselor treat/services past 12 mthsSR62SR62SR62
V02197Amount counselor helpedSR63SR63SR63
V02198Quality of service received rating for counselorSR63A
V02199Counselor accepted/understood meSR63B
V02201Stopped seeing counselor or ongoing treatmentSR64SR64
V02200Stopped seeing counselor or ongoing treatmentSR64
V02202Complete counselor treatmentsSR64ASR64ASR64A
V02205Age 1st saw other ment health prof for ment health/sub useSR66SR66*SR66
V02206Last saw other mental health professionalSR67SR67SR67
V02207Age last saw mental health professional about emotionsSR68SR68*SR68*
V02208# other prof visits for mental health/sub use past 12 mthsSR69SR69SR69
V02209Average # of minutes professional visits lastedSR69ASR69A*SR69A
V02210Duration all hospitalizations mental healthSR6ASR6ASR6
V02211Satisf w/ non-MD health prof treat/services past 12 mthsSR70SR70SR70*
V02212Amount professional helpedSR71SR71SR71
V02213Quality of service received rating for professionalSR71A
V02214Professional accepted/understood meSR71B
V02215Stopped seeing professional or ongoing treatmentSR72SR72SR72
V02216Completed mental health professional treatmentsSR72ASR72ASR72A
V02219Age 1st saw nurse/ot/non MD prof for ment health/sub useSR74SR74*SR74
V02220Last time saw nurse/ot/non MD prof for emotionsSR75SR75SR75
V02221Age last saw nurse/ot/non MD prof for emotionsSR76SR76SR76
V02222Nurse/ot/non MD prof recom ment health spec/clinicSR77SR77SR77
V02223Age 1st time nurse/ot/non MD prof recommended clinicSR78SR78SR78
V02225Other non MD prof recom mental health clinic past 12 mthsSR80SR80SR80
V02227# visits to non-MD health prof in past 12 mthsSR82SR82*SR82
V02228Ave # of minutes non-MD health prof visits lastedSR82ASR82A*SR82A
V02229Satisf w/ spiritual advisor treat/services past 12 mthsSR83SR83SR83*
V02230Amount non-MD health professional helpedSR84SR84SR84
V02231Quality of service received rating for non-MD health profSR84A
V02232Non-MD health professional accepted/understood meSR84B
V02233Stopped seeing non-MD health prof or ongoing treatmentSR85SR85
V02234Stopped seeing non-MD health prof or ongoing treatmentSR85
V02235Completed non-MD health professional treatmentsSR85ASR85ASR85A
V02238Age 1st saw spiritual advisor for ment health/sub useSR87SR87*SR87*
V02239Last saw spiritual advisor for ment health/sub useSR88SR88SR88
V02240Age last saw spiritual advisor for ment health/sub useSR89SR89SR89
V02241Spiritual advisor recom ment health specialist/clinicSR90SR90SR90
V02242Age spiritual advisor 1st refer to ment health spec/clinicSR91SR91SR91
V02244Spiritual advisor refer mental health spec/clinic past yrSR93SR93SR93
V02246# visits to spiritual advisor in past 12 mthsSR95SR95SR95
V02247Average # of mins spiritual advisor visits lastedSR95ASR95A*SR95A
V02248Satisfaction w/ spirit advisor treat/services past 12 mthsSR96SR96SR96
V02249Amount spiritual advisor helpedSR97SR97SR97
V02250Quality of service received rating for spiritual advisorSR97A
V02251Spiritual advisor accepted/understood meSR97B
V02252Stopped seeing spiritual advisor or ongoing treatmentSR98SR98
V02253Stopped seeing spiritual advisor or ongoing treatmentSR98
V02254Completed spiritual advisor treatmentsSR98ASR98ASR98A
V02257Age 1st saw healer for mental health/substance useSR100SR100*SR100
V02258Last saw healer for mental health/substance useSR101SR101SR101
V02259Age last saw healer for mental health/substance useSR102SR102SR102
V02260# visits to healer in past 12 mthsSR103SR103SR103
V02261Average # of mins healer visits lastedSR104SR104SR104
V02277Type of healer:1st mentionSR10501SR10501
V02283Type of healer:2nd mentionSR10502SR10502
V02284Type of healer:3rd mentionSR10503
V02285Type of healer:4th mentionSR10504
V02286Type of healer:5th mentionSR10505
V02287Type of healer:6th mentionSR10506
V02288Type of healer:7th mentionSR10507
V02262What kind of healer:1st mentionSR105_01
V02269What kind of healer:2nd mentionSR105_02
V02270What kind of healer:3rd mentionSR105_03
V02271What kind of healer:4th mentionSR105_04
V02272What kind of healer:5th mentionSR105_05
V02273What kind of healer:6th mentionSR105_06
V02274What kind of healer:7th mentionSR105_07
V02275What kind of healer:8th mentionSR105_08
V02291Satisfaction w/ treatment/services from healer past 12 mthsSR106SR106SR106
V02292Amount healer helpedSR107SR107SR107
V02293Quality of service received rating for healerSR107A
V02294Healer accepted/understood meSR107B
V02295Stopped seeing healer or ongoing treatmentSR108SR108SR108
V02296Completed healer course of treatmentSR108ASR108ASR108A
V02298Unreimbursed costs of trmnt of emotional probs past yearSR110SR110
V02299Past yr-money spent on emotion trtmtsSR110
V02300Able to communicate in preferred language in past yearSR110A
V02301Volunteer or pressured to see prof about emot past yrSR111SR111SR111
V02302Reason didn't want to see professionalSR112SR112SR112
V02303Encouraged or pressured to see prof about emotionsSR113SR113SR113
V02304Amout of time thinking needed to see prof before treatedSR114SR114SR114
V02305Unit time thought should see professionalSR114ASR114ASR114A
V02307Reason delay treatment-insuranceSR116ASR116ASR116A
V02308Reason delay treatment-problem get better by itselfSR116BSR116BSR116B
V02309Reason delay treatment-problem didn't bother you at 1stSR116CSR116CSR116C
V02310Reason delay treatment-handle problem on ownSR116DSR116DSR116D
V02311Reason delay treatment-think treatment not workSR116ESR116ESR116E
V02312Reason delay treatment-treatment didn't work beforeSR116FSR116FSR116F
V02313Reason delay treatment-too expensiveSR116GSR116GSR116G
V02314Reason delay treatment-worry what people thinkSR116HSR116HSR116H
V02315Reason delay treatment-conflicts/hard to get to trmntSR116ISR116I*SR116I
V02316Reason delay treatment-unsure who/where to see/goSR116JSR116J*SR116J
V02317Reason delay treatment-time consuming/inconvenientSR116KSR116KSR116K
V02318Reason delay treatment-could not get appointmentSR116LSR116LSR116L
V02319Reason delay treatment-scared of hospital against willSR116MSR116MSR116M
V02320Reason delay treatment-dislike service optionsSR116NSR116NSR116N
V02321Reason delay treatment-treated unfairly race/ethnicitySR116O
V02322Reason delay treatment-language barrierSR116P
V02323Reason delay treatment-unable get same race providerSR116Q
V02324Reason delay treatment-could not choose providerSR116R
V02325Reason delay treatment-not comfort discuss w/ profSR116S
V02326Reason delay treatment-other reasonSR117SR117SR117
V02327Main hope from tx:1st mentionSR1181SR118_1SR1181*
V02328Main hope from tx:2nd mentionSR1182SR118_2SR1182*
V02329Main hope from tx:3rd mentionSR1183SR118_3SR1183*
V02330Main hope from tx:4th mentionSR1184SR118_4SR1184*
V02331Main hope from tx:5th mentionSR1185SR118_5SR1185*
V02332Main hope from tx:6th mentionSR1186SR118_6SR1186*
V02333Main hope from tx:7th mentionSR1187SR118_7SR1187*
V02334Main hope from tx:8th mentionSR1188SR118_8
V02336Reason quit treatment-got betterSR120ASR120ASR120A*
V02337Reason quit treatment-did not need more helpSR120BSR120BSR120B*
V02338Reason quit treatment-not getting better SR120CSR120CSR120C*
V02339Reason quit treatment-handle problems on ownSR120DSR120DSR120D*
V02340Reason quit treatment-bad exp w/ treatment providersSR120ESR120ESR120E*
V02341Reason quit treatment-worry what people thinkSR120FSR120FSR120F*
V02342Reason quit treatment-treated unfairlySR120GSR120GSR120G*
V02343Reason quit treatment-therapist leftSR120HSR120HSR120H*
V02344Reason quit treatmt-felt out of placeSR120ISR120ISR120I*
V02345Reason quit treatment-policies were hassleSR120JSR120JSR120J*
V02346Reason quit treatment-schedulingSR120KSR120KSR120K*
V02347Reason quit treatment-you movedSR120LSR120LSR120L*
V02348Reason quit treatment-expensiveSR120MSR120MSR120M*
V02349Reason quit treatment-insurance stop payingSR120NSR120NSR120N*
V02350Reason quit treatment-family wanted stopSR120OSR120OSR120O*
V02351Reason quit treatment-could not communicateSR120P
V02352Reason quit treatment-provider not comprehend probsSR120Q
V02353Reason quit treatment-less attn because of raceSR120R
V02354Reason quit treatment-otherSR121SR121SR121
V02355Needed to see prof because of emotions/sub use past yrSR122SR122SR122
V02356Amt of time thought needed professional helpSR122ASR122ASR122A*
V02357Unit time thought need professional helpSR122BSR122BSR122A1
V02358Reason did not see professionalSR123SR123SR123
V02359Encour/pressured to see prof about ment health past yrSR124SR124SR124
V02361Reason not get help-insurance won't coverSR126ASR126ASR126A
V02362Reason not get help-problem went away/didn't need helpSR126BSR126BSR126B
V02363Reason not get help-think improve on ownSR126CSR126CSR126C
V02364Reason not get help-expensiveSR126DSR126DSR126D
V02365Reason not get help-unsure who to seeSR126ESR126ESR126E
V02366Reason not get help-not think treatment workSR126FSR126FSR126F
V02367Reason not get help-worry what other thinkSR126GSR126GSR126G
V02368Reason not get help-time consuming/inconvenientSR126HSR126HSR126H
V02369Reason not get help-want handle on ownSR126ISR126ISR126I
V02370Reason not get help-could not get appointmentSR126JSR126JSR126J
V02371Reason not get help-scared of hospital against willSR126KSR126KSR126K
V02372Reason quit treatment-dislike service optionsSR126LSR126LSR126L
V02373Reason not get help-previous treatment failedSR126MSR126MSR126M
V02374Reason not get help-problem didn't bother muchSR126NSR126NSR126N
V02375Reason not get help-schedulingSR126OSR126OSR126O
V02376Reason not get help-no same language provider in areaSR126P
V02377Reason not get help-no insuranceSR126Q
V02378Reason not get help-treated unfairly because race/ethnicitySR126R
V02379Reason not get help-linguistic barriers/unable to communicateSR126S
V02380Reason not get help-unable to find provider of same raceSR126T
V02381Reason not get help-could not choose providerSR126U
V02382Reason not get help-not comfortable discuss probs w/ profSR126V
V02383Reason not get help-otherSR127SR127SR127
V02384Used alternative therapies for emot/nerves in past 12 mthsSR128SR128*SR128
V02385Alernative therapies used-1st mentionSR128A01SR128A01SR128A01
V02393Alernative therapies used-2nd mentionSR128A02SR128A02SR128A02
V02394Alernative therapies used-3rd mentionSR128A03SR128A03SR128A03
V02395Alernative therapies used-4th mentionSR128A04SR128A04SR128A04
V02396Alernative therapies used-5th mentionSR128A05SR128A05SR128A05
V02397Alernative therapies used-6th mentionSR128A06SR128A06SR128A06
V02398Alernative therapies used-7th mentionSR128A07SR128A07SR128A07
V02399Alernative therapies used-8th mentionSR128A08SR128A08SR128A08
V02400Alernative therapies used-9th mentionSR128A09SR128A09
V02386Alernative therapies used-10th mentionSR128A10SR128A10
V02387Alernative therapies used-11th mentionSR128A11SR128A11
V02388Alernative therapies used-12th mentionSR128A12SR128A12
V02404Herbal meds for emtions/nerves/ment health:1st mentionSR1301SR130_1SR1301
V02405Herbal meds for emtions/nerves/ment health:2nd mentionSR1302SR130_2SR1302
V02406Herbal meds for emtions/nerves/ment health:3rd mentionSR1303SR130_3SR1303
V02407Herbal meds for emtions/nerves/ment health:4th mentionSR1304SR130_4SR1304
V02408Herbal meds for emtions/nerves/ment health:5th mentionSR1305SR130_5SR1305
V02409Herbal meds for emtions/nerves/ment health:6th mentionSR1306SR130_6SR1306
V02410Herbal meds for emtions/nerves/ment health:7th mentionSR1307
V02412# of days past year used herbal medicinesSR130ASR130ASR130A
V02413Professional advised use of herbal medicinesSR130BSR130BSR130B
V02415Professional advised use of herbal medicines:1st mentionSR130C01
V02421Professional advised use of herbal medicines:2nd mentionSR130C02
V02424Professional advised use of herbal medicines:3rd mentionSR130C03
V02414Professional advised use of herbal medicines:1st mentionSR130C01SR130C01
V02422Professional advised use of herbal medicines:2nd mentionSR130C02SR130C02
V02437Talked to telephone psychic in past 12 monthsSR131SR131SR131
V02438# times talked to telephone psychic in past yearSR131ASR131ASR131A
V02439Average # minutes calls to telephone psychic lastedSR131BSR131BSR131B
V02441Discussed w/ phone psychic-1st mentionSR131C1
V02442Discussed w/ phone psychic-2nd mentionSR131C2
V02444Discussed w/ phone psychic-3rd mentionSR131C3
V02446Discussed w/ phone psychic-4th mentionSR131C4
V02448Discussed w/ phone psychic-5th mentionSR131C5
V02440Discussed w/ phone psychic-1st mentionSR131C_1SR131C1
V02443Discussed w/ phone psychic-2nd mentionSR131C_2SR131C2
V02445Discussed w/ phone psychic-3rd mentionSR131C3
V02447Discussed w/ phone psychic-4th mentionSR131C4
V02451Type of self-help group attended in past 12 mths:1st mentionSR13301SR133_01SR13301
V02454Type of self-help group attended in past 12 mths:2nd mentionSR13302SR133_02SR13302
V02455Type of self-help group attended in past 12 mths:3rd mentionSR13303SR133_03SR13303
V02456Type of self-help group attended in past 12 mths:4th mentionSR13304SR133_04
V02457Type of self-help group attended in past 12 mths:5th mentionSR13305SR133_05
V02458Type of self-help group attended in past 12 mths:6th mentionSR13306
V02464Relationship of self-help group to professional helpSR135SR135SR135

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