Preventive counseling has as its main focus the anticipation and avoidance of conflicts or problems for those facing stress in the future. Preventive counseling can aid in reducing such things as "test anxiety".

PREVENTIVE COUNSELING: "Before he took his first bar exam, Eric utilized a session of preventive counseling."
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