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

This is part of

Official statistics
Publication date:
Geographic coverage:
England
Geographical granularity:
Care Trusts, Clinical Commissioning Groups, GP practices, Independent Sector Health Care Providers, Mental Health Trusts, NHS Trusts
Date range:
01 Oct 2018 to 31 Oct 2018

Summary

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 data, including activity, waiting times, and outcomes such as recovery.

This release also includes reports from the IAPT integrated health pilot and the IAPT Employment Adviser pilot.

Key facts

Key facts for October 2018:

In October 2018: 155,834 new referrals; 89.3% started treatment within 6 weeks; 101,431 referrals started treatment; 6.8 sessions of treatment on average; 51,620 referrals completed course of treatment; 51.8% 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.

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