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Table 1 Number, WTE and proportion of psychosocial staff with 95% confidence intervals

From: Mapping the UK renal psychosocial workforce: the first comprehensive workforce survey

Adult services Paediatric Services
Profession N WTE % of total N Profession N WTE % of total N.
Social work 58 44.6 36.3 [28.8, 44.2] Social work 10 7.4 32.3 [16.7, 51.4]
Psychology 51 27.2 31.9 [24.7, 39.7] Psychology 14 5.7 45.2 [27.3, 63.9]
Counselling/ Psychotherapy 28 15.0 17.5 [11.9, 24.3] Play therapy 2 2.0 6.5 [0.8, 21.4]
Youth work 9 6.5 5.6 [2.6, 10.4] Play worker (unqualified) 2 2.0 6.5 [0.8, 21.4]
Welfare advisor 3 2.2 1.8 [0.4, 5.4] Counselling/ psychotherapy 1 0.5 3.2 [0.08, 16.7]
Social care practitioner 1 1.0 0.6 [0.02, 3.4] Youth work 1 0.25 3.2 [0.08, 16.7]
Assessment & support coordinator 1 0.85 0.6 [0.02, 3.4] Music therapy 1 0.2 3.2 [0.08, 16.7]
Cultural & health liaison officer 1 0.8 0.6 [0.02, 3.4] Total 31 17.05  
Trainee CBa therapist 1 0.4 0.6 [0.02, 3.4]    
Psychiatrist 2 Not known 1.3 [0.2, 4.4]    
Psychology assistant 2 Not known 1.3 [0.2, 4.4]    
External companies (Auriga and CAB) 3 Not known 1.8 [0.4, 5.4]    
Total 160 Not known     
  1. aCB therapist stands for Cognitive Behavioural Therapist