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Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) Programme: Scrutinising IAPT Cost Estimates to Support Effective Commissioning

  title={Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) Programme: Scrutinising IAPT Cost Estimates to Support Effective Commissioning},
  author={Steven Griffiths and Scott Steen},
An estimate of costs per session of the Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) Programme was developed using data in the public domain and material obtained by Freedom of Information (FOI) request, with reference to other recent research. The estimate markedly exceeds that used in the Department of Health Impact Assessment, and with other factors such as the need to take account of a higher level of patient dropout in presenting IAPT’s success rate, unexpectedly low numbers of… 

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