Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) ethnic inequalities policy review

We have been commissioned by the NHS Race and Health Observatory to carry out this review and develop a set of recommendations for how IAPT services can reduce inequalities for people from minoritised ethnic communities.

The broad aims are to identify:

To do this we reviewed the research and data, and held focus groups with IAPT therapists and IAPT service users, and conducted surveys of IAPT service leads and commissioners.

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