Dieting Beliefs Scale.


The dieting beliefs scale is a 16 item questionnaire regarding the measure of weight locus of control.

Items are scored on a 1-6 scale, with the total scale score calculated as a sum of the items.

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Stotland, S. & Zuroff, D.C. (1990). A new measure of weight locus of control: The Dieting Beliefs Scale. Journal of Personality Assessment, 54, 191-203.

Ethical Considerations:

Weight could be a potentially sensitive topic.

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