Maxine Chown

Counselling Psychologist
Waterkloof, Pretoria
BA in Psychology and Sociology – University of Pretoria; BSocSci Honours degree in Psychology (Cum Laude) – University of Pretoria; MA in Community-based Counselling Psychology (Cum Laude) – University of Witwatersrand.
Mobile Number: 072 117 0290
158 Stella Street, Waterkloof, Pretoria 0181, South Africa

"Sometimes we all just need a place to be ourselves."

My name is Maxine Chown and I am a registered Counselling Psychologist who offers psychological services to those in the Pretoria community. I love my job very much and I take care to be thoughtful and compassionate to all my clients. I have worked with many different populations ranging from young children, high school scholars, students, adults, couples and families. I enjoy working with all people and my main aim in all my services is to empower each person to live their life with insight, peace and happiness.

Some areas I work in include

  • Child Tantrums or Conduct Issues
  • Play Therapy
  • Adolescent identity development
  • School Subject Choice
  • Career Guidance
  • Family Conflict
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Grief/mourning
  • Trauma or exposure to violence, abuse and/or neglect
  • Depression
  • Anxiety/Panic
  • Stress and burn out
  • Self-Development/Personal Growth
  • Bipolar
  • Personality Assessment

Services offered

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Therapy for Children and Adolescents
  • Psychological Assessment
  • Career Assessment and Guidance

Practice Number: PR 0667609
HPCSA Number: PS 0134775