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Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Report, February 2017 Final, March 2017 Primary and most recent quarterly data (Quarter 3 2016/17)

13:06 September 24, 2017 - 09:30 May 25, 2017
Publication date: May 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 February 2017 there were:


§  113,707 new referrals

§  78,878 referrals entered treatment

§  43,195 referrals finished a course of treatment, of which:

§  89.3 per cent waited less than 6 weeks and 98.7 per cent waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment

§  40,110 started treatment at caseness, with 51.1 per cent moving to recovery



Date Range: February 01, 2017 to February 28, 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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