The Centre aims to be:

·      an effective critical voice supporting and informing best policy and practice in the delivery of psychological therapies at a time of radical change; 

·      a conduit to communicate the experience, concerns and achievements of those commissioning and delivering services;

·      a means to give voice to the needs and experience of those who might use psychological therapies; and

·      a research and policy body equipped to promote well-being in a way that empowers individuals, families and communities.

Published Research:

The Centre has published two Research Papers and a major report on the introduction of a market in psychological therapies in primary care: Mental Health’s Market Experiment.