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Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Report, August 2016 Final, September 2016 Primary and most recent quarterly data (Quarter 1 2016/17)

01:34 August 21, 2017 - 09:30 November 22, 2016
Publication date: November 22, 2016
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This statistical release makes available the most recent Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) monthly and quarterly 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.

Key facts

In August 2016 there were:
  • 106,462 new referrals
  • 77,643 referrals entered treatment
  • 49,704 referrals finished a course of treatment, of which:
  • 87.0 per cent waited less than 6 weeks and 98.0 per cent waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment
  • 46,060 started treatment at caseness, with 48.4 per cent moving to recovery



Date Range: August 01, 2016 to August 31, 2016
Geographical coverage:
Geographical granularity:
NHS Trusts
Care Trusts
Mental Health Trusts
GP practices, dental practices, pharmacies and clinics
Independent Sector Health Care Providers
Clinical Commissioning Groups

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