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Table 2 Acceptability of decision coaching session

From: Decision coaching using the Ottawa family decision guide with parents and their children: a field testing study

Items with response options Child Parent
(n=7) (n=9)
The decision coach seemed to understand the stresses I was facing.   
    Agree strongly/somewhat 3 8
    Neutral 2 0
    Disagree somewhat/strongly 0 0
    No response 2 1
The decision coach helped me to identify what we needed to know to make decisions about what would happen to me.   
    Agree strongly/somewhat 4 8
    Neutral 0 0
    Disagree somewhat/strongly 2 0
    No response 1 1
I felt better about my decision after meeting with the decision coach.   
    Agree strongly/somewhat 2 8
    Neutral 1 0
    Disagree somewhat/strongly 2 0
    No response 2 1
The decision coach was truly concerned about my well-being.   
    Agree strongly/somewhat 5 7
    Neutral 0 1
    Disagree somewhat/strongly 1 0
    No response 1 1
The decision coaching session was valuable to me.   
    Agree strongly/somewhat 1 5
    Neutral 0 0
    Disagree somewhat/strongly 3 1
    No response 1 2
How helpful was the decision coaching in helping you come to a preferred option?   
    Very/somewhat helpful 2 7
    A little helpful 3 1
    Not helpful 1 0
    Not answered 1 1
Would you recommend decision coaching to others facing the same decision?   
    I would definitely/probably recommend it 5 8
    I would probably/definitely not recommend it 1 0
    No response 1 1
The decision coaching session was about the right length of time.   
    Agree strongly/somewhat 3 4
    Neutral 0 4
    Disagree somewhat/strongly 3 0
    No response 1 1
Did this session prepare you for a follow up with your health care provider?   
    Yes 6 8
    Unsure 1 0
    No 0 1