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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for the study variables

From: A mediation model of mindfulness and decentering: sequential psychological constructs or one and the same?

Factor Mean (SDa) Cronbach’s alphab 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
DESCc 4.9 (4.9) .88        
Decenteringd          
ASP 11.9 (2.5) .70 -.42**       
DP 8.7 (2.7) .70 -.41** .39**      
Mindfulnesse          
AWJ 3.7 (0.8) .79 -.48** .33** .35**     
DES 3.5 (0.8) .82 -.29** .32** .21** .17**    
AWA 2.9 (0.7) .70 -.09 .20** .18** .01 .08   
OBS-IN 3.0 (0.9) .69 -.02 .17** .04 .11* -.06 .12**  
OBS-OUT 3.2 (0.8) .62 -.03 .12** .03 .13** -.09* .03 .56**
  1. Note. aSD: standard deviation; breliability estimation; cDESC: Rasch-based Depression Screening (Forkmann et al. 2009); dEQ-D (Gecht et al. 2014): ASP = Accepting Self-Perception; DP = Distanced Perspective; eKIMS-Short (Hoefling et al. 2011): AWJ = Accepting without Judgment; DES = Describing; AWA = Acting with Awareness; OBS-IN = Observing of internal phenomena; OBS-OUT = Observing of external phenomena. *The correlation is significantly different from zero at the .05 level (two-tailed); **The correlation is significantly different from zero at the .01 level (two-tailed).