TARYN MCGOWAN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST
HPCSA number: PS0122815, Practice number: 0583375
I am a registered Clinical Psychologist based in Stellenbosch providing therapeutic and assessment services to individuals, couples and families. I have a particular interest in assisting individuals who are struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma and relationship difficulties. I enjoy working with adolescents and have a keen interest in Sport Psychology. I conduct psychometric assessments of children and adolescents to provide information on cognitive, emotional and personality functioning. I also offer career counselling for adolescents to assist in making an informed career decision.
I have a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology from Stellenbosch University, a BSocSci (Honours) degree in Criminal Justice from UCT and the following degrees from UNISA: BA (Honours) Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Criminology).
McGowan, T.C and Kagee, A. (2014). Exposure to traumatic events and symptoms of post-traumatic stress among South African university students. South African Journal of Psychology 34(3) 327-339.
Bantjies, J., Kagee, A., McGowan, T.C. (2015). Symptoms of post-traumatic stress, depression and anxiety as predictors of suicidal ideation among South African university students. Journal of American College Health.