Expert Clinic on mind and skin


talkhealth teamed up with a panel of experts from the British Skin Foundation to answer your questions on psychodermatology - Mind and Skin. The clinic is now closed but you can view the questions asked  The British Skin Foundation always recommends seeking help for a skin condition or the psychological effects of skin disease from your GP or local NHS services as a first point of call.


The clinic is an online forum, please contact us if you’re unsure how it works!

Medical Experts

Dr Eleanor Chatburn

Registered clinical psychologist (HCPC)

Dr Alexandra Mizara

Chartered Counselling Psychologist

Professor Andrew Thompson

Registered Clinical and Registered Health Psychologist - DClinPsy., C.Psychol., AFBPsS., DipCAT., FHEA., BA(Hons)

Supporting Partners

The British Skin Foundation

The British Skin Foundation is the only UK charity dedicated to raising funds for skin disease and skin cancer research. This year the British Skin Foundation turns 25 years old, giving out more than £17 million in grants to over 400+ research projects since 1996. As well as supporting research into diseases such as eczema, psoriasis and skin cancer, cases of which are unfortunately all too common; the BSF are also looking to find better treatments and eventual cures for conditions that may be less familiar such as vitiligo, ichthyosis and alopecia.