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Psychological Therapies: reports on the use of IAPT services, England, March 2017 final, including reports on the integrated services pilot

Publication date: 09:30 June 22, 2017

Summary

This statistical release makes available the most recent Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) monthly and quarterly data, including activity, waiting times, and outcomes such as recovery.

IAPT is run by the NHS in England and offers NICE-approved therapies for treating people with depression or anxiety.

This statistical release makes available the most recent Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) monthly and quarterly data, including activity, waiting times, and outcomes such as recovery. It also makes available, for the first time, additional experimental statistics about a pilot programme for integrated IAPT services. 

IAPT is run by the NHS in England and offers NICE-approved therapies for treating people with depression or anxiety.
 


Key Facts

In March 2017 there were:

  • 130,073 new referrals
  • 87,965 referrals entered treatment
  • 51,963 referrals finished a course of treatment, of which:
    • 89.4 per cent waited less than 6 weeks and 98.9 per cent waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment
    • 48,193 started treatments at caseness, with 51.7 per cent moving to recovery

Coverage

Date Range: 01 March 2017 to 31 March 2017
Geographical coverage: England
Geographical granularity: NHS Trusts, GP practices, dental practices, pharmacies and clinics, Care Trusts, Mental Health Trusts, Independent Sector Health Care Providers, Clinical Commissioning Groups

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