Pilkonis Personality Studies: Difficulties in Emotion Regulation Scale (DERS)
Internal Dataset

UID: 59

Author(s): Pilkonis, Paul*+ * Corresponding Author + University of Pittsburgh Author

This data package contains SPSS data and codebooks for the Difficulties in Emotion Regulation Scale (DERS) assessment used in several personality studies conducted 1990-2017 by Paul Pilkonis.

Associated studies:

  1. Interpersonal Functioning and Emotion in Borderline Personality ("Emotion and Interpersonal Functioning")
  2. Interpersonal Functioning and Emotion in Borderline Personality ("Couples")

Data and codebooks are provided for the studies listed above, as well as a fuller description of the Difficulties in Emotion Regulation Scale (DERS) instrument. For background demographic data on the participants in these studies, see the Related Dataset: Pilkonis Personality Studies: Background Information Questionnaire (BIQ).

1990 - 2017
Subject of Study
Population Age
Adult (19 years to 64 years)
Subject Gender
Subject Sex
Access via D-Scholarship

SPSS data and Microsoft Word documentation related to two studies.
Accession #: 35887

Access Restrictions
Free to all
Access Instructions
Free to access through University of Pittsburgh's D-Scholarship institutional repository.
Data Type
Software Used
Study Type
Dataset Format(s)
SPSS data file (.SAV), DOC (.doc, .docx)
Resource Type(s)
Dataset Size
471 kb
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