Service Promotion - Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT)
Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT), is an NHS primary care service in England which offers a free and confidential evidence based psychological therapy service for people who are 18 year of age and over and who are feeling stressed, anxious, low in mood or depressed.
For further information on this service please contact 0300 555 1220 or visit: http://www.nelft.nhs.uk/services-redbridge-iapt. Please note there is an option on the website for patients to complete an online self-referral.
This easy to use patient questionnaire has been validated for use in Primary Care.
It is used by your doctor to monitor the severity of depression and response to treatment.
It can also be used to make a tentative diagnosis of depression.