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About me

I work with individuals, couples as well as small business owners. I have been dealing with individual issues such as anxiety, anger management, addiction, alcoholism, eating disorder, depression, Domestic violence, PTSD, sexuality, relationship, and many other issues. For couples, I have helped with issues as Pre/Post-marital, Sexuality, Intimacy, Conflict management, Extra marital affairs, Loss, Inter-cultural marriage and understanding cultural difference, communication, and parenting. For Small business owners and Corporate. I can help employers and employees to bring a better understanding in the working environment to create effective and healthy atmosphere by dealing with interpersonal and communication issues. As a bilingual speaker, I can also provide counselling session both in English and Korean.

Training, qualifications & experience

I have a diploma in Integrative Counselling and I am a certified couple counsellor. I have been working as a counsellor for more than 5 years within Scotland, USA, and South Korea. My experiences as a counsellor in various countries has given me a deeper understanding and high respect for differences and diversities, which helped many individuals and couples with thier personal and relationship matters including thier career issues.

I take a psychoanalytical and existential approach together with an integrative psychological tools to help clients with their various issues from Relational, Individual, Marital, LGBT and Corporate.

Member organisations


College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists

COSCA is the professional body for counselling and psychotherapy in Scotland, and seeks to advance all forms of counselling and psychotherapy and the use of counselling skills by promoting best practice and through the delivery of a range of sustainable services. COSCA Counsellor Accreditation is a pathway to entry onto the UKRC.

It is a requirement of all individual and organisational members of COSCA to abide by its Statement of Ethics and Code of Practice and be accountable to the Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists

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.

Other areas of counselling I deal with


Therapies offered

  • Cognitive analytic therapy (CAT)
  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Couples counselling
  • Dynamic Interpersonal Therapy
  • Existential therapy
  • Gestalt therapy
  • Integrative
  • Jungian therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Psychoanalytic therapy
  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic
  • Psychodynamic therapy
  • Solution focused brief therapy
  • Transactional analysis

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Additional information

Individual - £ 50

Couple - £ 80

Corporate - By Negotiation

Visiting - By Negotiation

Korean - £ 50

Skype - £ 50


Monday 9 am - 5 pm

Tuesday 9 am - 5 pm

Wednesday 9 am-5 pm

Thursday 9 am-3 pm

Friday 9 am-5 pm

Further information

If you like to book a session, you can make a appointment by completing the form on the website, www.chaicounselling.com or by emailing me. Also you can simply call me 07961 281 888.

There is a 48 hour cancellation policy. If you want further information contact 07961 281 888

1 St. Colme Street

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people
Older adults

Key details

Wheelchair user access

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.

Lift is available

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Sungjoo Durrington

Sungjoo Durrington