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

Official statistics, Experimental statistics


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.

Key Facts

In January 2018 there were:

-- 133,051 new referrals;

-- 93,494 referrals that entered treatment;

-- 47,905 referrals that finished a course of treatment, of which;

-- 89.4 per cent waited less than 6 weeks and 98.7 per cent waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment;

-- 45,012 started their treatment at caseness, with 50.7 per cent moving to recovery.

Last edited: 16 July 2018 10:01 am