Update from 123GP Campaign: huge increase in mental health need, yet fewer GPs have counsellors

Sara Boyce

Language: English

Publisher: PPR

Published: Feb 10, 2022


Access to counselling through GP practices continues to operate as a post-code lottery, with access almost totally dependent on where you live.

Information obtained by PPR under Freedom of Information shows that from 2020/21 to 2021/22 there has been an overall decrease in the number of GP practices offering in-house counselling.