Table 2 Means (standard deviations) of primary outcome variables at baseline, post-intervention and 4-week follow-up
MeasurementsStudy time points
BaselinePost-virtual reality interventiona4-week follow-up
Patient Health Questionnaire-917.54 (3.43)14.23 (6.03)11.69 (6.18)
SCCS: self-criticism67.23 (23.82)49.54 (20.44)34.38 (16.85)
SCCS: self-compassion35.54 (19.03)38.92 (19.28)52.00 (16.29)
Fear of compassion for self29.15 (11.57)26.38 (8.56)21.23 (10.51)
Fear of compassion for others15.23 (8.53)15.77 (9.58)13.77 (9.71)
Fear of compassion from others27.69 (9.77)25.54 (8.03)21.23 (7.95)
  • SCCS, Self-Compassion and Self-Criticism Scale.

  • a Data missing from two patients at this time point.