In 1988 the Consulting Psychologists Press (CPP) made minor modifications to a few items. This version is copyrighted and has since been purchased by Mind Garden. Permission is required from Mind Garden to use this version or their scoring service. www.mindgarden.com.
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Just concentrated on what I had to do next - the next step.
(4-point Likert: not applicable/not used, somewhat, quite a bit, great deal)
Number of Items
66 (CPP) /67 (Public domain)
Mode of Administration
Reliability and Validity References
Folkman S, Lazarus RS. (1988). Manual for the Ways of Coping Questionnaire. Palo Alto, CA: Consulting Psychologists Press.
Bouchard G, Sabourin S, Lussier Y, Wright J, Richer C. (1997). Testing the theoretical models underlying the Ways of Coping Questionnaire with couples. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 59(2), 409-418.
Edwards JR, O'Neill RM. (1998). The construct validity of scores on the Ways of Coping Questionnaire: confirmatory analysis of alternative factor structures. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 58(6), 955-983.
Example CAM Evaluation References
This outcome measure has not been used in any CAM research studies.
Target Age Group
High school students and adults
Time to Administer
Time Period Assessed
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