Harrow Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) Service
Who is the service for?
Adults aged 18 and above who are registered with a Harrow GP and experiencing common mental health difficulties. This includes mild to moderate depression, general anxiety and worry, panic attacks, social anxiety, traumatic memories and obsessive compulsive disorder.
This free and confidential service is for people from all walks of life, including those over the age of 65, people with mild learning disabilities, and those with long term physical health conditions.
What does the service provide?
- Talking therapies and employment support for people experiencing common mental health difficulties.
- Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) model to understand emotional problems in terms of the relationship between thoughts, feelings and behaviour.
- Individual treatments and workshops for anxiety management, overcoming depression, stress management and increasing self-esteem.
If the IAPT Service is not appropriate for a patient, they will be signposted to alternative services.
How do I access the service?
Referrals can be made from adults who are registered with a Harrow GP or health professionals, such as GP.
Appointments are offered at some GP surgeries and clinics across the borough of Harrow, including Northwick Park hospital.
The service is available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
The service is provided by Central North West London NHS Foundation Trust (CNWL)
For further information view Harrow NHS Improving Access to Psychological Therapies