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									FOOD CRAVINGS QUESTIONNAIRE-TRAIT (FCQ-T)
SCRIPT INFO

Script Author: Katja Borchert, Ph.D. (katjab@millisecond.com) for Millisecond Software, LLC
Date: 04-29-2016
last updated:  05-02-2016 by K.Borchert for Millisecond Software LLC

Copyright ©  05-02-2016 Millisecond Software


BACKGROUND INFO

											*Purpose*
This script implements the Food Cravings Questionnaire Trait (FCQ-T) as described in:

Cepeda-Benito, A., Gleaves, D. H., Williams, T. L., & Erath, S. A. (2000). The
development and validation of the State and Trait food Cravings Questionnaires.
Behavior Therapy, 31, 151-173.

											  *Task*
39 6-point Likert questions


DATA FILE INFORMATION: 
The default data stored in the data files are:

(1) Raw data file: 'FCQ_T.iqdat'

date, time, group, subject:		date and time script was run with the current group/subjectnumber 
build:							the Inquisit build 

q*_response:					response given (in assigned values)
q*_latency:						how much time (in ms) the participant spent on the surveypage with this particular question (the last time this particular surveypage was visited)


(2) Summary data file: 'FCQ_T_summary.iqdat' (Inquisit Lab: one data file per participant)

script.startdate:				date script was run
script.starttime:				time script was started
script.subjectid:				subject id number
script.groupid:					group id number
script.elapsedtime:				time it took to run script (in ms)
computer.platform:				the platform the script was run on
/completed:						0 = script was not completed (prematurely aborted); 1 = script was completed (all conditions run)
/FCQT_Total:					Total Score (Min: 39 - Max: 234)
Subscales:
/IntentionsToConsume:			Having Intentions and Plans to Consume Food (Points: 3-18)
/Anticipation:					Anticipation of Positive Reinforcement That May Result From Eating (points: 5 - 30)
/Relief:						Anticipation of Relief From Negative States and Feelings as a Result of Eating (points: 3-18)
/LackOfControl:					Lack of Control Over Eating	(points: 6 - 36)		
/Preoccupation:					Thoughts or Preoccupation With Food (points: 7 - 42)
/Hunger:						Craving as a Physiological State (points: 4 - 24)
/Emotions:						Emotions That May Be Experienced Before or During Food Cravings or Eating (points: 4 - 24)
/Trigger:						Cues That May Trigger Food Cravings (points: 4 - 24)
/Guilt:							Guilt From Cravings and/or for Giving Into Them (Points: 3-18)


QUESTIONNAIRE SET-UP
39 6-point Likert Scale questions on 9 subscales:
/IntentionsToConsume:			Having Intentions and Plans to Consume Food (3 questions)
/Anticipation:					Anticipation of Positive Reinforcement That May Result From Eating (5 questions)
/Relief:						Anticipation of Relief From Negative States and Feelings as a Result of Eating (3 questions)
/LackOfControl:					Lack of Control Over Eating	(6 questions)		
/Preoccupation:					Thoughts or Preoccupation With Food (7 question)
/Hunger:						Craving as a Physiological State (4 questions)
/Emotions:						Emotions That May Be Experienced Before or During Food Cravings or Eating (4 questions)
/Trigger:						Cues That May Trigger Food Cravings (4 questions)
/Guilt:							Guilt From Cravings and/or for Giving Into Them (3 questions)

INSTRUCTIONS
see section Editable Parameters
(instructions are not original)

EDITABLE CODE:
check below for (relatively) easily editable parameters, stimuli, instructions etc. 
Keep in mind that you can use this script as a template and therefore always "mess" with the entire code to further customize your experiment.

The parameters you can change are:

/pageinstructions:			instructions that appear at the top


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