Kristin Neff, Ph. D.

Associate Professor

Educational Psychology Dept.

University of Texas at Austin

1 University Station, D5800

Austin, TX 78712

 

e-mail: kristin.neff@mail.utexas.edu

 

 

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Spring 2013

 

 

Self-Compassion Publications

 

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Publications by Kristin Neff and colleagues (in chronological order)

 

 

Germer, C. K., & Neff, K. D. (2013). Selfcompassion in clinical practice. Journal Of Clinical Psychology, 69(8), 856-867. doi:10.1002/jclp.22021

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Neff, K. D., & Dahm, K. A. (in press). Self-Compassion: What it is, what it does, and how it relates to mindfulness. To appear in in M. Robinson, B. Meier & B. Ostafin (Eds.) Mindfulness and Self-Regulation. New York: Springer.

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Neff, K. D., Beretvas, S. N. (2013). The role of self-compassion in romantic relationships. Self and Identity, 12(1), 78-98.

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Neff, K. D., & Germer, C. K. (2013). A pilot study and randomized controlled trial of the mindful selfcompassion program. Journal Of Clinical Psychology, 69(1), 28-44.

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Neff, K. D., Pommier, E. (2013). The relationship between self-compassion and other-focused concern among college undergraduates, community adults, and practicing meditators. Self and Identity, 12(2), 160-176.

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Neff, K., & Tirch, D. (2013). Self-compassion and ACT. In T. B. Kashdan, J. Ciarrochi (Eds.) , Mindfulness, acceptance, and positive psychology: The seven foundations of well-being (pp. 78-106). Oakland, CA US: Context Press/New Harbinger Publications.

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Neff, K. D. (2012). The science of self-compassion. In C. Germer & R. Siegel (Eds.), Compassion and Wisdom in Psychotherapy, 79-92. New York: Guilford Press.

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Yarnell, L. M., Neff, K. D. (2012). Self-compassion, interpersonal conflict resolutions, and well-being. Self and Identity. DOI:10.1080/15298868.2011.649545

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Neff, K. D. (2011). Self-compassion, self-esteem, and well-being. Social and Personality Compass, 5, 1-12.

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Raes, F., Pommier, E., Neff, K. D., & Van Gucht, D. (2011). Construction and factorial validation of a short form of the Self-Compassion Scale. Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy. 18, 250-255

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Neff, K. (2010). Review of The mindful path to self-compassion: Freeing yourself from destructive thoughts and emotions. British Journal of Psychology, 101, 179-181.

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Neff, K. D. & McGeehee, P. (2010). Self-compassion and psychological resilience among adolescents and young adults. Self and Identity, 9, 225-240.

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Neff, K. D. (2009). Self-Compassion. In M. R. Leary & R. H. Hoyle (Eds.), Handbook of Individual Differences in Social Behavior (pp. 561-573). New York: Guilford Press.

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Neff, K. D. (2009). The role of self-compassion in development: A healthier way to relate to oneself. Human Development, 52, 211-214.

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Neff, K. D. & Lamb, L. M. (2009). Self-Compassion. In S. Lopez (Ed.), The Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology (pp. 864-867). Blackwell Publishing.

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Neff, K. D. & Vonk, R. (2009). Self-compassion versus global self-esteem: Two different ways of relating to oneself. Journal of Personality, 77, 23-50.

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Neff, K. D. (2008). Self-compassion: Moving beyond the pitfalls of a separate self-concept. In J. Bauer & H. A. Wayment (Eds.) Transcending Self-Interest: Psychological Explorations of the Quiet Ego (95-105). APA Books, Washington DC.

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Neff, K. D., Pisitsungkagarn, K., & Hseih, Y. (2008). Self-compassion and self-construal in the United States, Thailand, and Taiwan. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 39, 267-285.

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Neff, K. D., Kirkpatrick, K. & Rude, S. S. (2007). Self-compassion and its link to adaptive psychological functioning. Journal of Research in Personality, 41, 139-154.

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Neff, K. D., & Rude, S. S., & Kirkpatrick, K. (2007). An examination of self-compassion in relation to positive psychological functioning and personality traits. Journal of Research in Personality, 41, 908-916.

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Neff, K. D., Hseih, Y., & Dejitthirat, K. (2005). Self-compassion, achievement goals, and coping with academic failure. Self and Identity, 4, 263-287.

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Neff, K. D. (2004). Self-compassion and psychological well-being. Constructivism in the Human Sciences, 9, 27-37.

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Neff, K. D. (2003). Self-compassion: An alternative conceptualization of a healthy attitude toward oneself. Self and Identity, 2, 85-102.

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Neff, K. D. (2003). Development and validation of a scale to measure self-compassion. Self and Identity, 2, 223-250.

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Studies by other researchers with a major focus on self-compassion (in alphabetical order)

 

Adams, C. E., & Leary, M. R. (2007). Promoting self-compassionate attitudes toward eating among restrictive and guilty eaters. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology,26, 1120-1144.

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Akın, A. (2008). Self-compassion and achievement goals: A structural equation modeling approach. Eurasian Journal of Educational Research, 31, 1-15.

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Akin, A. (2009). Self-compassion and submissive behavior. Education and Science, 34, 138-147.

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Allen, A. B., Goldwasser, E. R., & Leary, M. R. (2012). Self-compassion and wellbeing among older adults. Self and Identity, DOI: 10.1080/15298868.2011.595082.

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Allen, A., & Leary, M. R. (2010). Self-compassion, stress, and coping. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 4(2), 107-118.

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Allen, A., & Leary, M. R. (2013). A self-compassionate response to aging. The Gerontologist, doi:10.1093/geront/gns204

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Baer, R. A. (2010). Self-compassion as a mechanism of change in mindfulness- and acceptance-based treatments. In R. A. Baer, R. A. Baer (Eds.), Assessing mindfulness and acceptance processes in clients: Illuminating the theory and practice of change (pp. 135-153). Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications.

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Baker, L. R., & McNulty, J. K. (2011). Self-compassion and relationship maintenance: The moderating roles of conscientiousness and gender. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 100, 853-873.

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Barnard, L. K., & Curry, J. F. (2011). Self-compassion: Conceptualizations, correlates, & interventions. Review Of General Psychology, 15, No. 4, 289–303

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Barnard, L. K., Curry, J. F. (2012). The relationship of clergy burnout to self-compassion and other personality dimensions. Pastoral Psychology, 61, 149–163

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Baer, R. A., Lykins, E. L. B., & Peters, J. R. (2012). Mindfulness and self-compassion as predictors of psychological wellbeing in long-term meditators and match nonmeditators. Journal of Positive Psychology. 7 (3), 230-238.

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Beaumont, E, Galpin, A. & Jenkins, P. (2012). Being kinder to myself: A prospective comparative study, exploring post-trauma therapy outcome measures, for two groups of clients, receiving either Cognitive Behaviour Therapy or Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Compassionate Mind Training. Counseling Psychology Review, 27 (1), 31-43.

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Bergen-Cico, D., & Cheon, S. (2013). The mediating effects of mindfulness and self-compassion on trait anxiety. Mindfulness, doi:10.1007/s12671-013-0205-y

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Berry, K. A., Kowalski, K. C. Ferguson, L. J. & McHugh, T. F. (2011). An empirical phenomenology of young adult women exercisers body self-compassion. Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise, 2, 293–312

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Birnie, K., Speca, M., Carlson, L. E. (2010). Exploring Self-compassion and Empathy in the Context of Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction (MBSR). Stress and Health, 26, 359-371.

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Boellinghausm U, Jones, F. W. & Hutton, J. (2013). The Role of Mindfulness and Loving-Kindness Meditation in Cultivating Self-Compassion and Other-Focused Concern in Health Care Professionals. Mindfulness, DOI 10.1007/s12671-012-0158-6

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Breines, J. G., & Chen, S. (2013). Activating the inner caregiver: The role of support-giving schemas in increasing state self-compassion. Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology, 49(1), 58-64.

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Breines, J. G. & Chen, S. (2012). Self-compassion increases self-improvement motivation. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. DOI: 10.1177/0146167212445599

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Brooks, M., Kay-Lambkin, F., Bowman, J. & Childs, S. (2012). Self-compassion amongst clients with problematic alcohol use. Mindfulness. DOI 10.1007/s12671-012-0106-5

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Chen, J., Yan, L., & Zhou, L. (2011). Reliability and validity of Chinese version of Self-compassion Scale. Chinese Journal Of Clinical Psychology, 19(6), 734-736.

 

Costa, J. & Pinto-Gouveia, J. (2011). Acceptance of pain, self-compassion and psychopathology: Using the chronic pain acceptance questionnaire to identify patients subgroups. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 18, 292-302.

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Deniz, M. E., Kesici, S., & Sumer, A. S. (2008). The validity and reliability of the Turkish version of the Self-Compassion Scale.Social Behavior and Personality, 36, 1151-1160.

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Dong, Y., Zhou, H., & Yu, G. (2011). Coping negative academic evaluation: The role of self-compassion. Chinese Journal Of Clinical Psychology, 19(6), 810-813.

 

Eicher, A. E.,  Davis, L.W. & Lysaker, P. H. (2013).  Self-Compassion: A Novel Link With Symptoms in Schizophrenia? The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 201 (5), 1-5.

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Ferreira, C., Pinto-Gouveia, J., & Duarte, C. (2013). Self-compassion in the face of shame and body image dissatisfaction: Implications for eating disorders. Eating Behaviors, 14(2), 207-210.

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Gard, T., Brach, N., Holzel, B. K., Noggle, J. J. & Conboy, L. A. (2012). Effects of a yoga-based intervention for young adults on quality of life and perceived stress: The potential mediating roles of mindfulness and self-compassion. Journal of Positive Psychology,7(3), 165-175.

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Ghorbani, N., Watson, P. J., Chen, Z & Norballa, F. Self-compassion in Iranian Muslims: Relationships with integrative self-knowledge, mental health, and religious orientation. International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 22 (2), 106-118.

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Gilbert, P., Baldwin, M. W., Irons, C., Baccus, J. R., & Palmer, M. (2006). Self-criticism and self-warmth: An imagery study exploring their relation to depression. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy, 20, 183-200.

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Gilbert, P. P., McEwan, K. K., Gibbons, L. L., Chotai, S. S., Duarte, J. J., & Matos, M. M. (2012). Fears of compassion and happiness in relation to alexithymia, mindfulness, and selfcriticism. Psychology And Psychotherapy: Theory, Research And Practice, 85(4), 374-390. doi:10.1111/j.2044-8341.2011.02046.x

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Gilbert, P., McEwan, K., Matos, M., & Rivis, A. (2011). Fears of compassion: Development of three self-report measures. Psychology And Psychotherapy: Theory, Research And Practice, 84(3), 239-255.

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Gilbert, P. & Procter, S. (2006). Compassionate mind training for people with high shame and self-criticism: Overview and pilot study of a group therapy approach. Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, 13, 353-379.

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Gustin, L. W. & Wagner, L (2012). The butterfly effect of caring – clinical nursing teachers understanding of self-compassion as a source to compassionate care. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-6712.2012.01033

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Heffernan, M., Griffin, M., McNulty, S., & Fitzpatrick, J. J. (2010). Self-compassion and emotional intelligence in nurses. International Journal of Nursing Practice, 16, 366-373.

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Hollis-Walker, L., & Colosimo, K. (2011). Mindfulness, self-compassion, and happiness in non-meditators: A theoretical and empirical examination. Personality and Individual Differences, 50, 222-227.

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Imrie, S. & Troop, N. A. (2012). A pilot study on the effects and feasibility of compassion-focused expressive writing in Day Hospice patients. Palliative and Supportive Care, 10, 115–122.

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Iskender, M. (2009). The relationship between self-compassion, self-efficacy, and control beliefs about learning in Turkish university students. Social Behavior and Personality, 37, 711-720

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Kelly, A. C., Zuroff, D. C., Foa, C. L., & Gilbert, P. (2009). Who benefits from training in self-compassionate self-regulation? A study of smoking reduction. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 29, 727-755

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Kelly, A. C., Zuroff, D. C., Shapira, L. B. (2009). Soothing oneself and resisting self-attacks: The treatment of two intrapersonal deficits in depression vulnerability. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 33, 301–313.

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Keng, S., Smoski, M. J., Robins, C. J., Ekblad, A. G., & Brantley, J. G. (2012). Mechanisms of change in mindfulness-based stress reduction: Self-compassion and mindfulness as mediators of intervention outcomes. Journal Of Cognitive Psychotherapy, 26(3), 270-280.

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Krawitz, R. (2012). Behavioural treatment of severe chronic self-loathing in people with borderline personality disorder. Part 2: Self-compassion and other interventions. Australasian Psychiatry, 20(6), 501-506.

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Krieger, T., Altenstein, D., Baettig, I., Doerig, N., & Holtforth, M. (2013). Self-compassion in depression: Associations with depressive symptoms, rumination, and avoidance in depressed outpatients. Behavior Therapy, 44(3), 501-513. doi:10.1016/j.beth.2013.04.004

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Kuyken, W., Watkins, E., Holden, E., White, K., Taylor, R. S., Byford, S., Dalgleish, T. (2010). How does mindfulness-based cognitive therapy work? Behavior Research and Therapy, 48, 1105-1112.

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Leary, M. R., Tate, E. B., Adams, C. E., Allen, A. B., & Hancock, J. (2007). Self-compassion and reactions to unpleasant self-relevant events: The implications of treating oneself kindly. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 92, 887-904.

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Longe, O., Maratos, F. A., Gilbert, P. Evans, G., Volker, F., Rockliff, H., et al. (2009). Having a word with yourself: Neural correlates of self-criticism and self-reassurance. Neuroimage, 49, 1849–1856.

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MacBeth, A., & Gumley, A. (2012). Exploring compassion: A meta-analysis of the association between self-compassion and psychopathology. Clinical Psychology Review, 32, 545-552.

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Magnus, C. M. R., Kowalski, K. C., & McHugh, T. L. F. (2010). The role of self-compassion in womens self-determined motives to exercise and exercise-related outcomes. Self & Identity. 9, 363-382.

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Mantzios, M., Wilson, J., & Giannou, K. (2013). Psychometric properties of the Greek versions of the self-compassion and mindful attention and awareness scales. Mindfulness, doi:10.1007/s12671-013-0237-3

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Martin, M. M., Staggers, S. M. & Anderson, C. M. (2011). The relationships between cognitive flexibility with dogmatism, intellectual flexibility, preference for consistency, and self-compassion, Communication Research Reports, 28, 275-280

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Mayhew S. & Gilbert P. (2008) Compassionate mind training with people who hear malevolent voices. A case series report. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 15, 113–38.

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Mills, A., Gilbert, P., Bellew, R., McEwan, K. & Gale. C. (2007). Paranoid beliefs and self-criticism in students. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 14, 358–364.

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Mosewich, A. D., Kowalski, K. C., Sabiston, C. M., Sedgwick, W. A., & Tracy, J. L. (2011). Self-compassion: A potential resource for young women athletes. Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, 33, 103-123.

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Nedeljkovic M., Wirtz, P. H. & Ausfeld-Hafter, B. (2012). Effects of Taiji practice on mindfulness and self-compassion in healthy participants—A randomized controlled trial. Mindfulness. DOI 10.1007/s12671-012-0092-7

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Neely, M. E., Schallert, D. L., Mohammed, S. S., Roberts, R. M., Chen, Y. (2009). Self-kindness when facing stress: The role of self-compassion, goal regulation, and support in college students well-being. Motivation and Emotion, 33, 88-97.

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Newsome, S, Waldo, M. & Gruszka, C. (2012). Mindfulness group work: Preventing stress and increasing self-compassion among helping professionals in training, The Journal for Specialists in Group Work, DOI:10.1080/01933922.2012.690832

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Patsiopoulos, A. T., & Buchanan, M. J. (2011). The practice of self-compassion in counseling: A narrative inquiry. Professional Psychology: Research And Practice, 42(4), 301-307.

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Pauley, G. & McPherson, S. (2010). The experience and meaning of compassion and self-compassion for individuals with depression or anxiety. Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 83, 129–143.

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Persinger, J. (2012). An alternative to self-esteem: Fostering self-compassion in youth. Communique, 40 (5), 20-23.

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Phillips, W.J., & Ferguson, S.J., (2012). Self-compassion: A resource for positive aging. Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, doi:10.1093/geronb/gbs091

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Przezdziecki, A. et al. (2012). My changed body: breast cancer, body image, distress and self-compassion. Psycho-Oncology, DOI: 10.1002/pon.3230

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Raque-Bogdan, T. L., Ericson, S. K., Jackson, J., Martin, H. M., & Bryan, N. A. (2011). Attachment and mental and physical health: Self-compassion and mattering as mediators. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 58, 272-278.

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Raes, F. (2010). Rumination and worry as mediators of the relationship between self-compassion and depression and anxiety. Personality and Individual Differences, 48,757–761.

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Raes, F. (2011). The effect of self-compassion on the development of depression symptoms in a non-clinical sample. Mindfulness, 2, 33-36.

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Reilly, E. D., Rochlen, A. B., & Awad, G. H. (2013). Men's Self-Compassion and Self-Esteem: The Moderating Roles of Shame and Masculine Norm Adherence. Psychology Of Men & Masculinity, doi:10.1037/a0031028

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Reyes, M. (2011). Self-compassion: A concept analysis. Journal of Holistic Nursing.

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Rockcliff et al. (2008). A pilot exploration of heart rate variability and salivary cortisol responses to compassion-focsed imagery. Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 5, 132-139.

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Rockliff, H., Karl, A., McEwan, K., Gilbert, J., Matos, M., Gilbert, P. (2011). Effects of intranasal oxytocin on compassion focused imagery. Emotion, 11, 1388-1396.

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Samaie, G. Farahani, H. A., (2011). Self-compassion as a moderator of the relationship between rumination, self-reflection and stress. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 30, 978 – 982.

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Sbarra, D. A., Smith, H. L. & Mehl, M. R. (2012). When leaving your Ex, love yourself: Observational ratings of self-compassion predict the course of emotional recovery following marital separation. Psychological Science. 23(3), 261–269.

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Schanche, E., Stiles, T. C., McCullough, L., Svartberg, M., & Nielsen, G. (2011). The relationship between activating affects, inhibitory affects, and self-compassion in patients with Cluster C personality disorders. Psychotherapy, 48(3), 293-303.

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Shapira, L. B., & Mongrain, M. (2010). The benefits of self-compassion and optimism exercises for individuals vulnerable to depression. The Journal of Positive Psychology, 5, 377-389.

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Shepherd, D. A. & Cardon, M. S. (2009). Negative emotional reactions to project failure and the self-compassion to learn from the experience. Journal of Management Studies, 46, 923-949.

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Tanaka, M., Wekerle, C., Schmuck, M. L., Paglia-Boak, A., MAP Research Team (2011). The linkages among childhood maltreatment, adolescent mental health, and self-compassion in child welfare adolescents. Child Abuse & Neglect, 35, 887-898.

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Terry, M. L. & Leary, M. R. (2011). Self-compassion, self-regulation, and health. Self and Identity, 10, 352-362.

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Terry, M. L., Leary, M. R., & Mehta, S. (2012). Self-compassion as a buffer against homesickness, depression, and dissatisfaction in the transition to college. Self and Identity, DOI:10.1080/15298868.2012.667913

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Thompson, B. L., Waltz, J. (2008) Self-compassion and PTSD symptom severity. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 21, 556-558.

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Tirch, D. D. (2010). Mindfulness as a context for the cultivation of compassion. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy, 3, 113-123.

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Van Dam, N. T., Sheppard, S. C., Forsyth, J. P., & Earleywine, M. (2011). Self-compassion is a better predictor than mindfulness of symptom severity and quality of life in mixed anxiety and depression. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 25, 123–130.

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Van Vliet, K. J., & Kalnins, G. R. C. (2011). A compassion-focused approach to nonsuicidal self-injurty. Journal of Mental Health Counseling, 33 (4), 295-311.

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Vettese, L. C., Dyer, C. E., Li W. L. & Wekerle, C. (2011). Does self-compassion mitigate the association between childhood maltreatment and later emotional regulation difficulties? A preliminary investigation. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 9, 480-491.

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Watson, P. J., Chen, Z. & Sisemore, T. A. (2011). Grace and Christian psychology - Part 2: Psychometric refinements and relationships with self-compassion, depression, beliefs about sin, and religious orientation. Edification: The Transdisciplinary Journal of Christian Psychology, 4, 64-72.

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Wasylkiw, L., MacKinnon, A. L., & MacLellan, A. M. (2012). Exploring the link between self-compassion and body image in university women. Body Image, 9(2), 236-245.

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Webb, J. B., & Forman, M. J. (2013). Evaluating the indirect effect of self-compassion on binge eating severity through cognitive–affective self-regulatory pathways. Eating Behaviors, 14(2), 224-228. doi:10.1016/j.eatbeh.2012.12.005

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Wei, M., Liao, K., Ku, T., & Shaffer, P. A. (2011). Attachment, selfcompassion, empathy, and subjective wellbeing among college students and community adults. Journal of Personality, 79, 191-221.

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Werner, K. H., Jazaieri, H., Goldin, P. R., Ziv, M., Heimberg, R. G., Gross, J. J. (2012). Self-compassion and social anxiety disorder. Anxiety, Stress & Coping, 25 (5), 543-558.

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Williams, J. G., Stark, S. K., & Foster, E. E. (2008). Start today or the very last day? The relationships among self-compassion, motivation, and procrastination. American Journal of Psychological Research, 4, 37-44.

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Wong, C. Y., & Mak, W. S. (2013). Differentiating the role of three self-compassion components in buffering cognitive-personality vulnerability to depression among Chinese in Hong Kong. Journal Of Counseling Psychology, 60(1), 162-169.

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Woodruff, S. C., Glass, C. R., Arnkoff, D. B., Crowley, K. J., Hindman, R. K., & Hirschhorn, E. W. (2013). Comparing self-compassion, mindfulness, and psychological inflexibility as predictors of psychological health. Mindfulness, doi:10.1007/s12671-013-0195-9

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Wren, A. A., Somers, T. J., Wright, M. A., Goetz, M. C., Leary, M. R., Fras, A. M., Huh, B. K., Rogers, L. L. (2012). Self-Compassion in patients with persistent musculoskeletal pain: Relationship of self-compassion to adjustment to persistent pain. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 43 (4),759-770.

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Ying, Y. (2009). Contribution of self-compassion to competence and mental health in social work students. Journal of Social Work Education, 45, 309-323.

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Zabelina, D. L., Robinson, M. D. (2010). Dont be so hard on yourself: Self-compassion facilitates creative originality among self-judgmental individuals. Creativity Research Journal, 22, 288-293.

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Selected studies by other researchers that examine self-compassion as an outcome measure

 

 

Baer, R. A., Smith, G. T., Hopkins, J., Krietemeyer, J., Toney, L. (2006). Using self-report assessment methods to explore facets of mindfulness. Assessment, 13, 27-45.

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Benn, R., Akiva, T., Arel, S., & Roeser, R. W. (2012). Mindfulness Training Effects for Parents and Educators of Children With Special Needs. Developmental Psychology, doi:10.1037/a0027537

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Breen, W. E., Kashdan, T. B., Lenser, M. L., Fincham, G. D. (2010). Gratitude and forgiveness: Convergence and divergence on self-report and informant ratings. Personality and Individual Differences, 49, 932–937.

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Chiesa, A., & Serretti, A. (2009). Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Stress Management in Healthy People: A Review and Meta-Analysis. The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 15, 593–600.

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Crocker, J. & Canevello, A. (2008). Creating and undermining social support in communal relationships: The role of compassionate and self-image goals. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 95, 555-575.

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Dunn, C., Hanieh, E., Roberts, R., & Powrie, R. (2012). Mindful pregnancy and childbirth: Effects of a mindfulness-based intervention on womens psychological distress and well-being in the perinatal period. Archives Of Womens Mental Health, 15(2), 139-143.

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Eisendrath, S., Chartier, M., & McLane, M. (2011). Adapting mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for treatment-resistant depression. Cognitive And Behavioral Practice, 18(3), 362-370.

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Felton, T. M., Coates, L. & Christopher, J. C. (2013). Impact of Mindfulness Training on Counseling Students' Perceptions of Stress. Mindfulness, DOI 10.1007/s12671-013-0240-8

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Franklin, J & Doran, J. (2009). Does all coaching enhance objective performance independently evaluated by blind assessors? The importance of the coaching model and content. International Coaching Psychology Review, 4 (2), 128-144.

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Hicks, S. F. & Furlottea, C. (2010 ) An exploratory study of Radical Mindfulness Training with severely economically disadvantaged people: Findings of a Canadian study. Australian Social Work, 63, 281-298.

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Hofmann, S. G., Grossman, P., & Hinton, D. E. (2011). Loving-kindness and compassion meditation: Potential for psychological interventions. Clinical Psychology Review 31 (2011) 1126–1132.

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Holzel, B.K., Lazar, S.W., Gard, T., Schuman-Olivier, Z., Vago, D.R., & Ott, U. (2011). How does mindfulness meditation work? Proposing mechanisms of action from a conceptual and neural perspective. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 6, 537-559.

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Howell, A. J., Dopko, R. L., Turowski, J. B., & Buro, K. (2011). The disposition to apologize. Personality And Individual Differences, 51(4), 509-514.

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