H Res. 443 recognizes the importance, effectiveness, and need for trauma-informed care among existing federal programs and agencies. Trauma-informed care takes into account a patient's history of trauma in the design of the patient's treatment, and H Res. 443 encourages the use of trauma-informed care within the federal government.
H Res. 443 also supports the designation of National Trauma Awareness Month and National Trauma-Informed Awareness Day.
Identical resolution in the Senate: S Res. 346, sponsored by Ron Johnson (R-WI)