|Pearson correlations of psychosocial adjustment and coping|
|1||I just tried to forget it / I did something like watch TV or played a game to forget it||Distraction||-.137||.170||.212||-.183|
|2||I stayed by myself / I kept quiet about the problem||Social withdrawal||-.286**||.225*||.107||-.138|
|3||I tried to see the good side of things||Cognitive restructuring||.183||-.126||.216||-.188|
|4||I blamed myself for causing the problem||Self criticism||-.294**||.417**||.146||.011|
|5||I blamed someone else for causing the problem||Blaming others||.001||.119||.181||.016|
|6||I tried to fix the problem by thinking of answers / doing something or talking to someone||Problem solving||.110||-.191||.250*||-.308**|
|7||German: I spoke about how I felt / I yelled, screamed, or got mad||Emotional expression||-.258*||.354**||-.058||.200|
|8||I tried to calm myself down||Emotional regulation||-.055||.017||.136||-.076|
|9||I wished the problem had never happened / I wished I could make things different||Wishful thinking||.005||.263*||.255*||-.028|
|10||I tried to feel better by spending time with others like family, grownups, or friends||Social support||.294**||-.191||.357**||-.188|
|11||I didn't do anything because the problem couldn't be fixed||Resignation||.074||-.202||.194||-.252*|
|Kidscreen and SDQ||-.584**|
Note: ** p < .01; * p < .05.
Kühne et al.
Kühne et al. BMC Palliative Care 2012 11:21 doi:10.1186/1472-684X-11-21