The stress-coping behavior Scale developed by Carver (brief cope, free version) is meant for measuring coping techniques. Each contains a reference to adaptive and maladaptive coping mechanisms. It can be used for research purposes. It has 23 items on a 2-point Likert scale. The age range is from 30 to 60 years. It is available in the Hindi Language. The time limit is 10-20 minutes.