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Psychological Therapies, Annual report on the use of IAPT services - England, 2017-18 [PAS]

Official statistics
Publication Date:
Geographic Coverage:
Geographical Granularity:
Clinical Commissioning Groups, Clinical Commissioning Regions, Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships, Provider, Independent Sector Health Care Providers
Date Range:
01 Apr 2017 to 31 Mar 2018


This statistical release is the annual report on the Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) programme. IAPT is run by the NHS in England and offers NICE-approved therapies for treating people with anxiety or depression.

The publication contains analyses on activity, waiting times and outcomes such as recovery in 2017-18. In addition, the report covers a range of demographic analyses including outcomes for patients of different ages, ethnic group and separately for ex-British Armed Forces personnel.

IAPT Dashboard

The dashboard can be accessed by clicking on the icon above or by clicking on the link in the Resources section below.

Key Facts

Key Facts


These numbers reflect activity in the year and are not based on the same group of referrals.

The proportion of referrals starting treatment within 6 weeks, mean treatment session, and the recovery rate are based on referrals completing a course of IAPT treatment in the year.


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Last edited: 29 August 2019 3:30 pm