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Forms of Self-Criticising/Attacking & Self-Reassuring Scale: Psychometric properties and normative study.
Background: The Forms of Self-Criticising/Attacking & Self-Reassuring Scale (FSCRS, Gilbert, Clarke, Hempel, Miles, & Irons, 2004, Br. J. Clin. Psychology, 43, 31) is a self-report instrument that measures self-criticism ...
Negotiating in the world of mixed beliefs and value systems: A compassion-focused model
(Springer International, 2015)
(from the chapter) The study of international negotiations is clearly part of the science of conflict and conflict resolution with a number of dedicated specialist journals supporting it. This chapter cannot review this ...
The Other As Shamer Scale-2: Development and validation of a short version of a measure of external shame.
External shame arises from the perception of negative judgements about the self in the mind of others and is currently measured by Other As Shamer Scale (OAS). This scale has been used in numerous studies. This study sought ...
The Italian version of the Social Comparison Rating Scale and the Submissive Behaviour Scale: Reliability and validity in a sample of adolescents
Social rank theory argues that social comparison and submissive behaviour are mechanisms by which humans and animals form themselves into social ranks. Design: this study assesses the psychometric properties of Italian ...
Measurement of external shame: An inside view
The aims of this study were to investigate the construct validity of the Other as Shamer scale (OAS) using confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) and to examine the psychometric properties of its Italian version in a sample ...
Practical compassions: repertoires of practice and compassion talk in acute mental healthcare.
This article reports an exploratory study of the concept of compassion in the work of 20 mental health practitioners in a UK Midlands facility. Using notions of practice derived from phenomenology and Bourdieusian sociology ...
Body dysmorphic disorder: The functional and evolutionary context in phenomenology and a compassionate mind.
The descriptive phenomenology of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) is well known in terms of the content of the beliefs, the attentional biases and the nature of the repetitive behaviors. Less has been written about the ...
Attitudes towards mental health problems scale: Confirmatory factor analysis and validation in the Portuguese population
Several studies about stigmatization and shame toward mental health problems have contributed to minimizing the impact of these negative attitudes on people diagnosed with mental illnesses, on their families and on their ...
Shyness, social anxiety, and social phobia
(Academic Press, 2014)
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Do you practice what you preach? a qualitative exploration of therapists' personal practice of compassion focused therapy.
Background Therapists' personal practice of therapy techniques can impact on a range of areas, including: empathy for the client, therapeutic understanding, therapist skills and self-awareness. Compassion Focused Therapy ...