CMHA is looking for Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners (PWP) / CBT Therapists to work in our Step 2 Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) Service in Barnet.

Chinese Mental Health Association (CMHA) is a partner of the Multilingual Wellbeing Service (MWS) consortium and is working to provide IAPT Services in Barnet. We are looking for professional practitioners / therapists to join our IAPT team. The IAPT service is based on treating anxiety and depression in working age adults through a stepped care approach based on NICE guidelines.

Job Duties:

  • Work within the IAPT services and follow the procedures and guidelines of the service
  • Deliver assessments and short-term interventions for working age clients with mild to moderate anxiety and depression based on a cognitive behavioural model under the NICE guidelines (Step 2)
  • Provide services to people with different cultures and backgrounds.
  • Commit to 1 to 2 days a week on a freelance basis

Person Specification:

  • Applicants must have or are currently on a recognised accredited training course in counselling
  • Formal training in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy techniques are essential.
  • Membership of a professional body (e.g., BACP, BABCP, UKCP, BPS) is essential.
  • Previous experience in IAPT is beneficial


If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to John Truong at with any supporting documentation and a covering letter/email.
If you have any enquiries about the position, please contact us at 020 7613 1008.