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Psychological Therapies: reports on the use of IAPT services, England - July 2018 final, including reports on the IAPT pilots

Official statistics
Publication Date:
Geographic Coverage:
Geographical Granularity:
Care Trusts, Clinical Commissioning Groups, GP practices, Independent Sector Health Care Providers, Mental Health Trusts, NHS Trusts
Date Range:
01 Jul 2018 to 31 Jul 2018


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.

In this publication we are introducing 16 new measures, this analysis provides a breakdown of all new referrals in the month by the source of the referral.

***Please note: Unfortunately we have identified an error in the June 2018 data in the file “Report on Integrated IAPT services pilot - Data File, June 2018”. Amended data for June is published in the 'Report on Integrated IAPT services pilot - Data File, July 2018'.

Key Facts

In July 2018 there were:

-- 125,066 new referrals;

-- 89,490 referrals that entered treatment;

--50,949 referrals that finished a course of treatment, of which;

-- 89.2 per cent waited less than 6 weeks and 99.1 per cent waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment;

-- 47,762 started their treatment at caseness, with 51.6 per cent moving to recovery.


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