Our skin, the largest organ in our bodies, can be the first place to indicate stress. Eczema, dermatitis, and psoriasis can all have a basis in anxiety, and sufferers will recognise this when flare ups occur at times of extra pressure or stress. Psoriasis is often initially triggered by a stressful event or illness. This article highlights the link between psoriasis and mental health. I know as a hypnotherapist, that stress and anxiety can cause all manner of physical symptoms, and vice versa – physical symptoms can lead to a deterioration in mental health. Solution Focused Hypnotherapy can help by bringing control back into your life, reducing anxiety and allowing symptoms to reduce as well.