What We Measure

Great Circle Internal Measurements

At Great Circle, we deliver expertise and specialized services that create opportunities and transform lives. Measuring our impact is vital, so we use a variety of metrics to assess how our agency is performing and our effectiveness with clients and families.



  • Administrative expenses
  • Client satisfaction
  • Client safety
  • Employee retention
  • Program occupancy
  • Medication management
  • Staff safety
  • Stakeholder satisfaction
  • Therapist productivity


  • Academic achievement
  • Academic in-class progress monitoring
  • Changing Prisms
  • Client progress on treatment goals
  • Client status at dis-enrollment
  • Depression
  • Depression and anxiety symptomology
  • Exposure to trauma
  • Family Functioning
  • IEP progress
  • Level of social-emotional functioning
  • Life skills for transitional youth
  • Out-of-home placements
  • Parental stress
  • Parenting skills
  • Re-admission rates
  • Self-management skills
  • Social skills
  • Therapist peer-record review
  • Trauma symptomology