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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
Holsworthy 224
Q2 - Above Average 5,764
Torridge 1,074
Devon 11,829
Northern LCP 2,695


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

Area 2015
Holsworthy 1,912.9
Q2 - Above Average 2,535.5
Torridge 2,227.4
Devon 2,014.1
Northern LCP 2,258.0


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