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Anxiety disorders [QS53]

Measuring the use of this guidance

Statement: 2

People with an anxiety disorder are offered evidence-based psychological interventions.

Quality standard measure: Proportion of people with an anxiety disorder who receive evidence-based psychological interventions.
What was measured: The number of people with depression or anxiety who were referred for evidence-based psychological interventions that completed a course of treatment in the same year.
Data collection end: March 2017
69.4%
Number that met the criteria: 965379 / 1391360
Area covered: England
Source: NHS Digital. Psychological Therapies: Annual report on the use of IAPT services



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