Welcome New Participants

We are pleased to welcome all of our newest participants to the Performance-based Standards (PbS) community. PbS is now being implemented in juvenile facilities and residential centers across 32 states.

October's data collection will include two new sites from the Wisconsin Division of Juvenile Corrections, three new sites from the Delaware Youth Rehabilitative Services Division and three new juvenile detention centers in Indiana.


PbS Participants Partner with the Community -
Participants in Performance-based Standards (PbS) partner with community organizations to help youths and their families, allow youths to partic...
Thursday, December 11, 2014
PbS Participants Celebrate Halloween with Youths and Staff -
Youths love Halloween and several Performance-based Standards (PbS) participants found several ways to celebrate Halloween with games, events an...
Monday, November 24, 2014
PbS Responds and Takes First Steps to Measure and Monitor Trauma-Informed Care -
As so eloquently stated by the co-chairs of the Attorney General’s National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence, not only are we ready to...
Monday, October 20, 2014
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About PbS

Performance-based Standards (PbS) is a data-driven improvement model grounded in research that holds juvenile justice agencies, facilities and residential care providers to the highest standards for operations, programs and services.


4 Feb

State Agency Coordinator Training

The state agency coordinator training is in Long Beach, CA from Feb. 4 to Feb. 6, 2015. The training will focus on trauma-informed care and serv...

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5 Jun

National PbS Day!

The first National PbS Day will be celebrated on Friday, June 5th at participating facilities and programs across the country!

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PbS announces a correction to the issue brief, First Step to Integrate Trauma-Informed Care. See page 6 Table 2.

PbS Issue Brief: Family-Youth Initiative.