What are the 5 principles of CYP IAPT?

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What are the IAPT principles?

An initial framework was developed by the research team drawing on the research questions and key CYP-IAPT principles (accessibility, participation, awareness, EBP, accountability).

What is the CYP IAPT?

The children and young people’s improving access to psychological therapies project [CYP-IAPT] aims to improve the availability and effectiveness of mental health interventions for children and young people.

What is CYP therapy?

CYP IAPT stands for Children and Young People’s Improving Access to Psychological Therapies. It is a national transformation programme launched in 2011 that seeks to improve the quality and access of services that provide emotional wellbeing support for children and young people.

What is CYP in psychology?

abbreviation for cytochrome P450.

How do I access IAPT services?

You can access talking therapies on the NHS. A GP can refer you, or you can refer yourself directly to an NHS psychological therapies service (IAPT) without a referral from a GP. NHS talking therapies services are also known as Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) services.

What are the aims of IAPT?

The Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) programme aims to implement National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidance for people with common mental health problems.

What can I expect from IAPT?

You will receive up to 12 sessions of face to face treatment which will each last 60 minutes and take place on a weekly basis. Here you will be able to gain a deeper understanding of your current problems and learn specific skills and techniques to overcome them.

How do I get IAPT training?

You need to apply for a post as a trainee or apprentice PWP in an IAPT service to access the training. All PWPs will complete an accredited IAPT training course which typically consists of 45 days of academic work (one day per week) alongside supervised practice, usually over an academic year.

What does CYP stand for?


Acronym Definition
CYP Cytochrome P450 (biochemistry)
CYP Children and Young People (British Psychological Society)
CYP Company of Young Professionals (Canada)
CYP Clubs for Young People (UK)

What is the IAPT model?

The Improving Access to Psychological Therapies or IAPT for short, (pronounced eye-apt), is a programme which began in 2008 with the direct objective to, as the name suggests, improve access for people with anxiety and depression, including OCD, to evidenced based psychological therapies, such as Cognitive Behavioural …

What are the five principles of CYP IAPT?

Children and young people’s participation is one of the five key principles of the CYP IAPT programme, and it is essential to successful service transformation. Services need to be able to meet the needs of the young people and parents that they work with – not only in meeting their care, but also in how services are set up to deliver support.

Why do we need CYP-IAPT in mental health?

To improve accessibility of mental health services to all those who need it. To improve participation in the development and running of CYP-MH services by those who use the services. To increase the use of Routine Outcome Measures (ROMS) so that CYP services can more reliably measure change/improvements in distressing symptomology.

What does CYP IAPT mean for London and South east?

What service transformation with the London and South East CYP IAPT learning collaborative looks like The Children and Young People’s Improving Access to Psychological Therapies programme (CYP IAPT) is a service transformation programme that aims to improve existing Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS).

Is the CYP-IAPT initiative now business as usual?

Having now trained thousands of therapists across the country, the aim of the CYP-IAPT initiative is now to move from one of transformation to one of ‘business as usual’. In theory most CYP-MH services should now have plenty of highly trained staff to deliver evidence-based therapies across England.