On Monday, February 26, 2018 the U.S. House of Representatives passed HR443 with unanimous bipartisan support, affirming and advancing trauma-informed care throughout the United States. The Resolution includes:
Resolved, That the House of Representatives—
(1) recognizes the importance, effectiveness, and need for trauma-informed care among existing programs and agencies at the Federal level; and
(2) encourages the use and practice of trauma-informed care within the Federal Government, its agencies, and the United States Congress.
Congressman Gallagher and Congressman Davis for their leadership to facilitate this big step forward.