Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Report, October 2016 Final, November 2016 Primary + Quarter 2 2016/17
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.
116,325 new referrals
79,683 referrals entered treatment
45,564 referrals finished a course of treatment, of which:
87.7 per cent waited less than 6 weeks and 98.2 per cent waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment
42,163 started treatment at caseness, with 49.0 per cent moving to recovery