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Table 3 Correlational matrix of parenting and mental health variables (N = 284)

From: Parenting stress and competence in borderline personality disorder is associated with mental health, trauma history, attachment and reflective capacity

Variables1234567891011121314151617181920212223242526M (SD)
1. PSI-4-SF Total Stress                         93.41(25.85)
2PSI-4-SF Distress.81**                        34.11(9.85)
3. PSI-4-SF Difficult relationship.90**.54**                       27.49(10.14)
4. PSI-4-SF Difficult child.91**.59**.81**                      31.82(9.60)
5. PSOC Satisfaction−.62**−.52**−.57**−.53**                     32.83(6.26)
6. PSOC Efficacy−.75**−.75**−.58**−.63**.63**                    33.85(7.22)
7. MHI-5 Psych Wellbeing−.57**−.68**−.40**−.42**.51**.59**                   20.82(5.03)
8. PID-5-BF Severity.52**.60**.41**.36**.44**.56**−.65                  20.05(11.51)
9. PID-5-BF Negative affect.50**.56**.39**.38**−.40**−.54**−.65**.82**                 6.58(3.66)
10. PID-5-BF Detachment.53**.62**.42**.35**−.37**−.48**−.57**.72**.55**                4.46(3.20)
11. PID-5-BF Antagonism.17**.13*.17**.13*−.18**−.19**−.23**.51**.26**.14*               2.00(2.12)
12. PID-5-BF Disinhibition.26**.32**.19**.16**−.34**−.37**−.35**.75**.47**.36**.42**              3.07(3.00)
13. PID-5-BF Psychoticism.39**.47**.29**.27**−.29**−.42**−.51**.84**.61**.51**.33**.55**             3.94(3.41)
14. MSI-BPD Features.45**.56**.31**.30**−.37**−.47**−.60**.73**.62**.61**.22**.54**.63**            3.93(3.02)
15. RQ Secure−.20**−.28**−.13*−.12.21**.07.32**−.34**−.28**−.51**.01−.14*−.26**−.38**           4.00(1.85)
16. RQ Fearful.26**.37**.17**.14*−.18**−.22**−.35**.51**.42**.58**.13*.24**.44**.48**−.58**          4.04(1.89)
17. RQ Pre-occupied.21**.28**.12*.15*−.20**−.29**−.29**.34**.39**.18**.16**.22**.28**.37**−.10.16**         3.31(1.77)
18. RQ Dismissing.07.07.07.06.05−.02.02−.01−.15*.26**−.02−.13*.00.01−.19**.20**−.13*        4.08(1.75)
19. PRFQ Non-mentalizing.65**.53**.63**.55**−.47**−.60**−.42**.47**.41**.45**.23**.25**.37**.39**−.09.15*.28**.03       2.12(.89)
20. PRFQ Certainty−.29**−.22**−.30**−.24**.48**.29**.20**−.16**−.15*−.10−.07−.15*−.14*−.18**.14*−.06−.15*.12*−.20**      3.69(1.01)
21. PRFQ Interest/curiosity−.19**−.13*−.24**−.12*.24**.14*.08−.09−.01−.14*−.04−.07−.08−.09.12.04.06−.07−.26**.21**     5.76(.75)
22. CTQ-SF Emotional abuse.21**.23**.18**.15**−.11−.12*−.18**.34**.27**.37**.05.24**.29**.40**−.27**.34**.12*.06.13*−.08.03    11.96(6.20)
23. CTQ-SF Physical abuse.08.11.08.02.01−.01−.06.16**.10.20**−.01.13*.14*.23**−.15*.17**.05.14*.06−.02−.03.68**   8.96(5.18)
24. CTQ-SF Sexual abuse.10.15*.07.06.01−.05.01.10.05.12*−.04.06.13*.30**−.15*.13*−.04.06.09−.11−.12*.35**.33**  8.08(5.64)
25. CTQ-SF Emotional neglect.26**.20**.23**.25**−.14*−.13*−.18**.29**.29**.32**.02.12*.24**.34**−.28**.32**.17**.07.19**−.05−.03.77**.50**.30** 14.17(3.96)
26. CTQ-SF Physical neglect.17**.14*.17**.13*−.06−.06−.12*.23**.22**.27**−.02.09.20**.29**−.28**.24**.12*.05.14*−.06−.07.63**.59**.35**.69**7.95(3.73)
  1. Notes. *p < .05, **p < .01. PSI-4-SF Parenting Stress Index 4th Edition – Short Form, PSOC Parenting Sense of Competency Scale, PID-5-BF Personality Inventory for DSM-5 – Brief Form, MHI-5 Mental Health Inventory, CTQ-SF Childhood Trauma Questionnaire – Short Form, RQ Relationships Questionnaire, PRFQ Parental Reflective Functioning Questionnaire