The Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) Pathway for People with Long-term Physical Health Conditions and Medically Unexplained Symptoms

NHS England, March 2018

From April 2018 all CCGs are expected to expand IAPT by commissioning IAPT services integrated into physical healthcare pathways. This document supports this expansion by setting out the treatment pathway that underpins the access and waiting time standards, which all services should seek to measure themselves against. The guidance also provides evidence on what works, as well as local case studies of service-led examples that describe how to make IAPT-LTC services a reality.

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Providing evidence-based psychological therapies to people with long-term conditions and/or medically unexplained symptoms

Joint position statement from the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Royal College of General Practitioners, British Psychological Society and Royal College of Physicians on providing evidence-based psychological therapies to people with long-term conditions and/or medically unexplained symptoms.

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