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Table 3 Bivariate correlations between MIDAS and YSQ-L3 scores and gender differences on MIDAS scores (n = 596)

From: Early maladaptive schemas as common and specific predictors of skin picking subtypes

 Pearson’s bivariate correlation coefficients
MIDAS AutomaticMIDAS FocusedMIDAS MixedFisher’s z (p-value)
MIDAS Automatic    
MIDAS Focused0.67**   
MIDAS Mixed0.42**0.42**  
YSQ-L3 Emotional Deprivation−0.20**−0.17**−0.16**0.77 (0.219)
YSQ-L3 Abandonment0.21**0.23**0.26**1.02 (0.154)
YSQ-L3 Mistrust/Abuse0.17**0.22**0.22**0.00 (0.500)
YSQ-L3 Social Isolation/Alienation0.16**0.10*0.24**2.69 (0.004)
YSQ-L3 Defectiveness/Shame0.21**0.18**0.27**1.81 (0.035)
YSQ-L3 Failure to Achieve0.22**0.19**0.30**2.24 (0.012)
YSQ-L3 Dependence/Incompetence0.30**0.24**0.22**1.66 (0.048)
YSQ-L3 Vulnerability to Harm/Illness0.21**0.24**0.25**0.82 (0.206)
YSQ-L3 Enmeshment/Undeveloped Self0.17**0.16**0.17**0.19 (0.424)
YSQ-L3 Subjugation0.21**0.19**0.20**0.39 (0.346)
YSQ-L3 Self-sacrifice0.12**0.15**0.19**0.75 (0.227)
YSQ-L3 Emotional Inhibition0.23**0.18**0.22**1.00 (0.157)
YSQ-L3 Unrelenting Standard/Hypercriticalness0.22**0.22**0.18**0 (0.500)
YSQ-L3 Entitlement/Grandiosity0.21**0.20**0.18**0.19 (4.422)
YSQ-L3 Insufficient Self-Control/Self-Discipline0.22**0.20**0.26**0.41 (0.340)
YSQ-L3 Approval/Recognition Seeking0.30**0.22**0.22**1.64 (0.051)
YSQ-L3 Negativity/Pessimism0.22**0.24**0.30**1.66 (0.048)
YSQ-L3 Punitiveness0.23**0.23**0.26**0 (0.500)
Age−0.25**−0.25**− 0.22** 
GenderMIDAS AutomaticMIDAS FocusedMIDAS Mixed 
 Mean (SD)F(1, 594)Mean (SD)F(1, 594)Mean (SD)F(1, 594) 
 Females8.51 (4.27)0.015.75 (3.27)1.066.47 (2.68)4.56* 
 Males8.49 (4.54) 5.46 (3.19) 5.93 (3.02)  
  1. YSQ – L3 Young Schema Questionnaire – L3 version, MIDAS Milwaukee Inventory for the Dimensions of Adult Skin Picking
  2. ** p < 0.01, * p < 0.05