Bath and North East Somerset
Our Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) services aim to help you manage a range of common mental health problems including anxiety, stress, depression and low mood. We match the difficulties you are experiencing with evidence-based treatments. We have three IAPT services offering talking therapies for people living in Bath and North East Somerset (BaNES), Swindon and the wider county of Wiltshire.
Please note that IAPT services in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire are managed by Vita Health. If you live in these areas, please visit Vita Health here.
IAPT services do not provide urgent care. If you need help right now, call AWP’s 24-hour urgent response line free on
0800 953 1919.
For someone to talk to, you can also contact The Samaritans for free on 116 123. The Samaritans offers 24-hour telephone emotional support and befriending in complete confidence.
BaNES IAPT is also known as Talking Therapies and provides a service for people living in Bath and North East Somerset.
Swindon IAPT is also known as Swindon LIFT Psychology and provides a service for people living in Swindon.
You will find a selection of self-help guides and resources to give you, or the person you care for, the information and tools needed to effectively support your mental health. Visit our self-help and resources page here for tips and advice on managing your mental wellbeing. In addition to general resources, you will find links to specific resources depending on your life situation.