Mental health Mental health

North Yorkshire IAPT service

This service provides talking therapies for people experiencing the following difficulties:

  • depression
  • panic disorder
  • anxiety and worry
  • health anxiety
  • social phobia
  • specific phobias
  • post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).

If you start to feel unwell you can make an appointment with your GP to discuss your problems. If appropriate, your GP can refer you to the IAPT service. 

You can directly contact one of our offices to discuss a referral using the following contact details:

Northallerton IAPT service:
Gibraltar House
Thurston Road
Tel. 01609 768890

Whitby, Scarborough and Ryedale IAPT service:
Whitby Hospital
YO21 1EE
Tel. 01947 899270
Vulnerable veterans and adult dependants service:
Innovate Building
Chartermark Way
Colburn Business Park
Catterick Garrison
Tel. 01748 831964
For more information on this service, please visit the Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust website - they provide the service.

NHS England has released a new animation which promotes the IAPT service among the public and potential service users. Watch below:




Results of the 2014/15 mental health consultation programme:



This is a free educational resource on children and young people’s mental health for all adults.

MindEd is suitable for all adults working with, or caring for, infants, children or teenagers; all the information provided is quality assured by experts, useful, and easy to understand. The aim is to give adults who care for, or work with, young people:

  • the knowledge to support their wellbeing
  • the understanding to identify a child at risk of a mental health condition
  • the confidence to act on their concern and, if needed, signpost to services that can help.


Youth Wellbeing Directory launch

The NHS has launched the Youth Wellbeing Directory which helps to find mental health support services for young people. 

The search tool is here:

Using new data, the tool is designed to empower young people across England, giving them access to more information about mental health support services near them.