Psychological Therapies: reports on the use of IAPT services, England April 2019 final including reports on the IAPT pilots
This is part of Psychological Therapies, Report on the use of IAPT servicesOfficial statistics
- Publication date:
- 11 Jul 2019
- Geographic coverage:
- Geographical granularity:
- Care Trusts, Clinical Commissioning Groups, GP practices, Independent Sector Health Care Providers, Mental Health Trusts, NHS Trusts
- Date range:
- 01 Apr 2019 to 30 Apr 2019
This statistical release makes available the most recent Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) monthly 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 release also includes reports from the IAPT integrated health pilot and the IAPT Employment Adviser pilot.
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In April 2019 there were:
133,191 referrals to talking therapies
88.0% started treatment within 6 weeks
95,070 referrals started treatment
7.0 sessions of treatment on average
49,389 referrals completed a course of treatment
52.9% of referrals moved to recovery
Please note that that these numbers reflect activity in the month and are not all 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 month.