Watch Live

You can watch the recording of the event.


  • MC: Steven Aleman, Disability Rights Texas
  • Families: Jeanna TenBrink (Pearland), Tatiana Alfano and Quintin Proctor (Round Rock), and Thelma Lira (Donna)
  • Advocates: Jolene Sanders-Foster, Coalition of Texans with Disabilities, and Jacquie Benastante, Autism Society of Texas
  • Legislators: Rep. Mary E. González, Rep. John H. Bucy III, Rep. Lacey Hull, and Rep. James Talarico

Harmful Restraint in the News

Host Organizations

  • The Arc of Texas
  • Autism Society of Texas
  • Coalition of Texans with Disabilities
  • Disability Rights Texas
  • Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities
  • Texas Parent to Parent