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Psychological Therapies: reports on the use of IAPT services, England, July 2017 final, including reports on the integrated services pilot and quarter 1 2017/18 data

Publication date: 09:30 October 24, 2017


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.

Key Facts

In July 2017 there were:

  • 114,899 new referrals 
  • 83,395 referrals entered treatment 
  • 47,080 referrals finished a course of treatment, of which:
  • 88.8 per cent waited less than 6 weeks and 99.0 per cent waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment 
  • 43,853 started treatment at caseness, with 50.4 per cent moving to recovery


Date Range: 01 April 2017 to 31 July 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, Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships

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