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Evonne Ungate Registered MBACP Counsellor and Psychotherapist

Cockenzie, East Lothian, EH32
07789 815798 07789 815798
Cockenzie, East Lothian, EH32

About me


Specialising in heartbreak divorce and loss. My approach is Solution Focused aimed at helping you make very positive and lasting changes in your life.

You are encouraged to realize your true potential by following a process that will uncover and eliminate obstructive thinking and behavioural patterns in your life.

I will facilitate this change using tried and trusted tools and techniques to empower you in a caring, supportive and inspiring environment with empathy congruence and a non-judgmental attitude allowing you safety to feel truly heard and understood.

I offer an initial no-strings, chat for us to start to get to know each other and  facilitate in exploring where you are in your life and where you would ideally like to be. As a qualified therapist as well as working with a solution Focused Program I am skilled in providing a hi safe environment allowing you to share. I will then introduce the scientifically proven personal development program and what it has to offer as a way to transform your current situation. This phone call will give you 30 minutes of uninterrupted 'Me-Time', and help you with any questions you have.

Training, qualifications & experience

I am a qualified MBACP  P-C Registered Counsellor and I continue to train in Personal Development. Below is certificates and training I have received.

  • Working with Substance Misuse.
  • Equality and Diversity.
  • A Creative Approach to Thinking About The Future.
  • Safeguarding
  • Child Protection.
  • Mindfulness Training.
  • Telephone Counselling.
  • Training in Play Therapy.
  • Training in Play Therapy and Group Therapy.
  • OCR Certificate in Counselling Skills in the Development of Learning
  • Introduction to Counselling and Communication Skills (Part Two)
  • Solution Focused Personal Development Training
  • Introduction to Counselling And Communication Skills (Part One)
  • Practical Investigation in Psychology
  • Development Psychology
  • Social Psychology: Using information Retrieval and groups
  • Introduction to Psychology.

I graduated with a degree in Person Centred Counselling 2009 and from then I have been counselling adults, Young adults at my private practice.  I received play therapy training through a nationwide school-based charity and have worked with young clients who presented complex issues and backgrounds including bereavement, domestic abuse and parental separation. I have also worked with many secondary school aged children. I have experience counselling adults at my private practice and over the telephone where they received support through their health insurance.

My background has involved me working in the caring field where I have worked with the elderly and infirm, homeless, youths, children and individuals with learning disabilities. I have a natural ability to empathize and have a non judgmental attitude which inspired me to become a counsellor. I have worked as a counsellor with both children and young adults in schools and continue to work with adults and young adults at my private practice In East Lothian.

If you want to see positive change in your life  please contact me  I can help you. I work with individuals who would like to work on setting inspiring goals uncovering limiting beliefs and replacing  them with great empowering beliefs  through thirteen sessions one following on from the next.

This system focuses a lot of attention on educating you about yourself and your life.

Member organisations


British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers
  • Low income
  • Unemployed

East Lothian

Type of session

In person
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None


Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

All sessions are delivered over the telephone.


Monday-10.00 -20.00 Tuesday-10.00-20.00 Wednesday-10.00-20.09.000 Thursday-10.00-20.00 Friday-08.00-20.00 Saturday-0-16.00 Sunday-09.00-16.00

Types of client

Young people
Older adults


Evonne Ungate Registered MBACP Counsellor and Psychotherapist

Evonne Ungate Registered MBACP Counsellor and Psychotherapist