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Table 8 Inter correlations of compassion scales

From: The development of compassionate engagement and action scales for self and others

  Negative Self-Processing Mood and well-being
  SCS Neg Self critic (Inadequate) Self critic (Hate) State Self critic Self-image goals Sub comp Dep Anx Stress Well being
Comp for others -.12*** .03 -.08** .09** .05 .01 -.05 -.04 .03 .23*
Comp from others -.10*** -.15*** -.20*** -.02 .00 -.04 -.18*** -.09** -.10*** .35***
Self comp -.23*** -.27*** -.29*** -.08* -.03 -.08* -.25*** -.14*** -.16*** .48***
Self-reassure -.49*** -.45*** -.51*** -.13*** -.11*** -.09*** -.45*** -.28*** -.31*** .59***
SCS positive -.41*** -.42*** -.35*** -.17*** -.10*** -.16*** -.32*** -.20*** -.26*** .48***
State Self comp -.16*** -.17*** -.10*** -.06 -.07* -.13*** -.13*** -.09* -.13*** .23***
Comp Love .23*** .17*** .08 .12* .07 .22*** .04 .11* -.03 .16***
Comp Goals 16*** 13*** 00 11** 40*** 10*** -.03 .02 05 .17***
  1. Variable Key
  2. Positive self processes: Self-Reassure = self reassurance from the FSCSRS; SCS Positive = SCS positive factors; State Self-Comp = state self-compassion
  3. Compassion for others: Comp Love = compassionate Love Scale; Comp Goals = Compassionate Goals from the Friendship Compassionate and Self-Image Goals scales
  4. Negative self processes: SCS neg = self-compassion scale; (Neff) negative factors; Self-critic Inadequate = FSCSRS inadequate self; Self-critic hated self; State critic = State self-criticism; Self-image goals = self-image goals from the Friendship Compassionate and Self-Image Goals scales Sub Comp = submissive compassion; Sub Comp = submissive compassion
  5. Mood and well-being; Dep = depression form the DASS; Anxiety- Anxiety from the DASS; Stress = Stress from the DASS; Well being = Warwick and Edinburgh Well Being Scale; SCRS = Social Comparison Rating Scale
  6. *** Correlation is significant at the .001 level; ** Correlation is significant at the .01 level; * Correlation is significant at the .05 level