Table 4

Intentions to implement non-recommended helping actions

ActionPrecourse (n=49)‡Postcourse (n=49)‡Follow-up (n=17)‡
Ignore the injuries to avoid giving Tidda too much attention.1.981.091.46***0.82−0.481.41**0.62−0.52
Let Tidda know you are angry and frustrated by her behaviour.1.550.961.471.02−−0.27
Let Tidda know how badly her self-injuring makes other people feel.−0.271.651.00−0.31
Tell Tidda to stop injuring herself.2.821.352.20**1.54−0.452.411.23−0.30
Scale (average)8.373.626.84***3.70−0.426.76***2.70−0.44
  • *P<0.05, **P<0.01, ***P<0.001.

  • †Glass’s delta compared with precourse mean using precourse SD.

  • ‡Numbers vary slightly between actions due to missing responses.