TABLE 3.

Multivariate Logistic Regression Models Predicting the Outcomes of Interest: Thinking About Seeking Services (Think), Talking to a Professional About Child’s Problems (Talk), and Using Services for a Mental Health Problem (Use)

CharacteristicThinkTalkUse
β (SE)OR95% CIβ (SE)OR95% CIβ (SE)OR95% CI
Child’s sex reference group = girls0.29 (.17)1.3.96–1.90.31 (.20)1.4.92–2.0
Child’s age0.56 (.17)1.71.2–2.40.39 (.20)1.5.99–2.2
Child’s race reference group = white−0.55 (.20)0.60.4–.86
Report of developmental problem2.45 (.43)11.54.9–27.23.5 (.46)32.113.1–78.74.0 (.42)56.124.6–127.6
ITSEA ≥90th %0.56 (.21)1.71.2–2.6
Child’s general health rating major chronic disease0.77 (.58)2.20.69–6.8
Child stressful life events1.2 (.26)3.31.9–5.5
Respondent education0.32 (.10)1.41.1–1.7
Any public assistance−.67 (.23)0.51.32–.81
BAI score ≥161.0 (.33)2.81.5–5.41.1 (.34)2.91.5–5.7
Family Environment scale conflict1.0 (.39)2.71.3–5.9
Tangible social support0.46 (.26)1.6.95–2.7
Worry about behavior1.1 (.34)3.01.5–5.9
Worry about language development0.81 (.34)2.21.1–4.41.9 (.30)6.83.7–12.31.3 (.41)3.91.7–8.6
Any child care1.1 (.32)3.11.7–5.9
  • OR indicates odds ratio; CI, confidence interval.