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Table 4 Correlations

From: Mechanisms of motivational interviewing in health promotion: a Bayesian mediation analysis

Variable 2. 3.   4.   5.   6.   7. 8.   9.  
Counselor utterances               
Behavior counts               
 1. MI-Consistent −0.02 0.38 ** 0.48 ** 0.19   0.61 *** 0.23 0.23   0.05  
 2. MI-Inconsistent   −0.09   −0.12   0.16   −0.04   0.03 −0.06   0.28 +
Global scores               
 3. Spirit (Collaboration, Autonomy, Evocation)     0.55 *** 0.45 ** 0.42 ** 0.16 0.61 *** 0.14  
 4. Empathy       0.49 ** 0.40 ** 0.11 0.66 *** 0.19  
 5. Direction         0.30 + 0.13 0.48 ** 0.05  
Client utterances               
Behavior counts               
 6. Total Positive Client Change Talk           0.23 0.46 ** 0.33 *
 7. Total Client Sustain Talk            0.26 + −0.10  
Global scores               
 8. Self-exploration              0.28 +
Client Outcome Variable               
 9. Fruit/Vegetable Change Score               
  1. ***p < .001, **p < .01, *p < .05, + p < .10.