Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Report, November 2016 Final, December 2016 Primary and most recent quarterly data (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.
In November 2016 there were:
126,126 new referrals
87,961 referrals entered treatment
49,189 referrals finished a course of treatment, of which:
88.8 per cent waited less than 6 weeks and 98.5 per cent waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment
45,607 started treatment at caseness, with 48.9 per cent moving to recovery