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Table 3 Self-report variables, change over time

From: Efficacy of Mentalization-based group therapy for adolescents: the results of a pilot randomised controlled trial

  Pre-treatment Post-treatment 12-wk follow-up 24-wk follow-up Spher. Change over time Time X Group
Continuous measure TAU (n = 26) MBT-A (n = 22) TAU (n = 26) MBT-A (n = 22) TAU (n = 26) MBT-A (n = 22) TAU (n = 26) MBT-A (n = 22) W MS F MS F
RCADS (SP) 18.68 (6.29) 19.65 (5.8) 17.72 (6.35) 19.49 (5.81) 18 (5.97) 19.38 (6.25) 18.81 (6.01) 18.96 (6.72) .35*** 4.36 .856, NS 8.50 1.66, NS
RCADS (PD) 14.65 (6.37) 16.69 (6.13) 12.8 (5.99) 15.73 (6.36) 13.85 (6.18) 14.23 (6.31) 13.46 (6.47) 14.92 (5.93) .19*** 48.25 2.755, NS 23.91 1.37, NS
RCADS (MD) 19.12 (6.35) 21.12 (4.43) 18.15 (6.57) 20.39 (4.74) 17.81 (6.65) 19.89 (5.64) 18.49 (6.96) 20.07 (5.72) .37*** 21.83 2.41, NS 1.55 .171, NS
RCADS (SA) 8.49 (4.36) 10.3 (5.5) 6.98 (4.03) 9.96 (5.64) 7.21 (4) 9.51 (5.47) 7.25 (3.73) 9.69 (5.54) .31*** 18.92 4.17* 4.73 1.04, NS
RCADS (GA) 10.52 (3.95) 12.73 (3.57) 9.77 (3.72) 12.64 (4.09) 10.27 (3.73) 12.18 (4.2) 10.38 (3.82) 12.55 (3.96) .22*** 3.67 .523, NS 3.76 .534, NS
RCADS (OC) 8.33 (3.08) 10.59 (3.4) 7.73 (3.34) 9.78 (3.48) 8.29 (3.26) 9.2 (4.07) 8.38 (3.53) 9.37 (3.87) .34*** 8.21 1.62, NS 8.88 1.75, NS
RCADS Anx 71.46 (22.74) 80.48 (19.99) 65.42 (22.4) 78.21 (21.48) 67.14 (22.05) 76.56 (25.24) 68.4 (21.61) 77.55 (24.91) .151*** 347.28 2.15, NS 73.78 .457, NS
RCADS Inter 79.79 (24.88) 91.07 (22.04) 73.15 (24.24) 87.99 (23.67) 75.43 (24.18) 85.76 (28.05) 76.78 (23.84) 86.93 (27.58) .151*** 480.53 2.27, NS 109.16 .515, NS
RFQY ScaleA 4.18 (0.49) 4.19 (0.51) 4.18 (0.49) 4.29 (0.72) 4.21 (0.53) 4.46 (0.79) 4.14 (0.61) 4.36 (0.71) .404*** .287 1.40, NS .210 1.03, NS
RFQY ScaleB 3.96 (0.45) 4.12 (0.38) 3.96 (0.52) 4.05 (0.32) 3.95 (0.55) 4.1 (0.38) 3.92 (0.56) 4.08 (0.33) .227*** .037 .353, NS .022 .212, NS
RFQY Total 8.14 (0.79) 8.31 (0.76) 8.14 (0.78) 8.34 (0.82) 8.16 (0.76) 8.56 (0.88) 8.06 (0.79) 8.44 (0.77) .389*** .292 .81, NS .266 .736, NS
DERS NA 21.42 (5.06) 23.59 (5.24) 20.23 (6.11) 21.32 (5.5) 20.62 (6.54) 21 (5.49) 21.38 (7.94) 21.95 (5.56) .667** 40.38 3.27* 9.55 .773, NS
DERS Goal 21.58 (2.84) 21.82 (2.79) 20.85 (3.29) 20.95 (3.2) 20.5 (2.96) 20.95 (3.24) 20.42 (3.49) 21.45 (3.08) .489*** 13.09 2.22, NS 2.93 .495, NS
DERS Impulse 22.38 (4.84) 23.59 (4.85) 21.88 (5.3) 22.82 (5.21) 21.33 (5.54) 22.33 (5.54) 21.27 (5.1) 23.5 (5.27) .800 10.67 1.72, NS 4.36 .704, NS
DERS Aware 20.92 (4.51) 21.5 (4.82) 21.76 (4.62) 21.5 (4.03) 21.31 (4.68) 20.77 (4.45) 20.92 (4.77) 21.41 (4.17) .522*** 4.46 .612, NS 5.14 .705, NS
DERS Strat 30.33 (6.89) 31.86 (6.06) 29.61 (7.24) 30.18 (6.17) 29.12 (7.47) 30.04 (6.94) 29.27 (7.86) 30.82 (6.8) .674** 26.00 2.89* 3.46 .385, NS
DERS Clarity 17.21 (4.71) 18.05 (3.37) 16.48 (4.7) 17.91 (4.29) 17.03 (4.32) 17.59 (4) 17.95 (5.46) 18.14 (4.02) .279*** 12.26 1.26, NS 5.82 .60, NS
DERS Total 133.85 (21.9) 140.41 (17.9) 130.81 (23.29) 134.68 (20.18) 130.05 (23.83) 132.7 (21.45) 131.37 (23.67) 137.28 (19.88) .685*** 365.05 3.22* 48.80 .431, NS
ECRS Anxiety 3.04 (1.53) 3.74 (1.78) 3.09 (1.79) 3.41 (1.81) 2.82 (1.87) 3.33 (1.76) 2.81 (1.83) 3.5 (1.92) .367*** 1.36 2.07, NS .598 .913, NS
ECRS Avoid 3.85 (0.65) 3.92 (0.88) 3.84 (0.46) 3.83 (0.79) 3.85 (0.5) 3.8 (1.04) 3.81 (0.56) 3.9 (1.05) .299*** .050 .153, NS .098 .301, NS
ECRS Total 6.89 (1.85) 7.66 (2.24) 6.94 (1.99) 7.25 (2.12) 6.67 (2.13) 7.13 (2.31) 6.62 (2.09) 7.4 (2.52) .334*** 2.044 1.52, NS 1.152 .859, NS
BPF total 28.42 (5.59) 32.05 (6.86) 27.5 (5.88) 29.59 (6.91) 27.42 (6.26) 28.77 (6.76) 27.42 (6.33) 29.09 (6.55) .418*** 68.37 5.35** 17.87 1.40, NS
  1. Abbreviations: RCADS Revised Child Anxiety and Depression Scale (SP social phobia, PD panic disorder, MD depression, GA generalized anxiety, SA separation anxiety, OC obsessive-compulsive disorder, Anx anxiety total, Inter internalizing total), RFQY Reflective Functioning Questionnaire for Youths, DERS Difficulties in Emotion Regulation Scale (NA nonacceptance, Goal difficulties engaging in goal directed behavior, Impulse impulse control difficulties, Aware lack of emotional awareness, Strat limited access to emotion regulation strategies, Clarity lack of emotional clarity), ECRS Experiences in Close Relationships Scale–Revised Child version, BPF Borderline Personality Features Scale for Children
  2. *p < .05,**p < .01,***p < .001