Jo Carlowe

Jo Carlowe
Jo Carlowe is an experienced journalist, editor and copywriter, with a specialism in health and psychology. She writes for publications ranging from The Times to the British Medical Journal. Jo has a BA Hons in Psychology from The University of Manchester, and a Foundation Certificate in Psychotherapy and Counselling from The Minster Centre (affiliated to Middlesex University). She is currently in training to become an integrative psychotherapist and plans to practise this alongside her journalism. For more information: www.jocarlowe.com
  • How can we identify and treat Body Dysmorphic Disorder?

    Body Dysmorphic Disorder is a mental health condition where a person worries about perceived flaws in their appearance — flaws that are unnoticeable to others, or else appear incredibly slight. It affects people of any age but is most prevalent in teenagers and young adults, and although common, it frequently goes unrecognised or misdiagnosed.

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