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Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Report, January 2017 Final, February 2017 Primary + Quarter 3 2016/17

11:47 September 26, 2017 - 09:30 April 25, 2017
Publication date: April 25, 2017
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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 January 2017 there were:
  • 126,297 new referrals
  • 85,001 referrals entered treatment
  • 45,897 referrals finished a course of treatment, of which:
  • 90.2 per cent waited less than 6 weeks and 98.7 per cent waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment
  • 42,729 started treatment at caseness, with 50.1 per cent moving to recovery



Date Range: October 01, 2016 to January 31, 2017
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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