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Access to psychological therapies

Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) is an NHS programme rolling out services across England offering interventions approved by the National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) for treating people with depression and anxiety disorders. This measure is an age standardised rate per 100,000 population age 16 and over of referrals to the service.


Number of interventions (count)

Area 2015
Exeter 011E 17
Q5 - Least Deprived 1,926
Exeter 2,007
Devon 11,829
Eastern LCP 5,183


Direct age-standardised rate (DASR) per 100,000 population

Area 2015
Exeter 011E 1,276.9
Q5 - Least Deprived 1,816.1
Exeter 1,852.2
Devon 2,014.1
Eastern LCP 1,731.4


Access to Psychological Therapies DASR rate per 100,000 population (latest period)