Presentations Archive

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Webinar Recordings

The following webinars were conducted by ADRC Housing Navigator Marty Mascari.  Mascari has additional training programs that are available on his YouTube Channel.  You may subscribe to receive notifications directly from YouTube when new recordings are uploaded at:

In addition, you can email Mascari at to be added to his distribution list for future trainings.

Behind the Curtain:  How Guardianship Works

Eviction:  What You Need to Know

Hospice 101: Everything You Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask

How to Be Your Own Housing Rights Advocate

Housing Discrimination:  The Ten Most Frequently Asked Questions

Know Your Rights:  The History of the Fair Housing Act and What It Means Today

Lease Terms: What You Should Know Before Signing

Overview of Assistive Technology and the Texas Technology Access Program

Self-Help Tool for Tenants

Special Needs Trusts:  How They Work and Who Needs One

Stress and Depression:  How They Affect the Brain

Tenants' Rights:  Security Deposits, Repairs, Late Fees, and More

Two Legal Ways to Break Your Lease in Texas

What Professionals Need to Know about Nursing Home Medicaid


PowerPoint Presentations

The Arc of Texas Master Pooled Trust and the ABLE Act: How to Save Money and Protect Benefits – Haley Greer, The Arc of Texas


Autism Response Team (ART) – Sarah Andrews, Autism Speaks


Services through Area Agencies on Aging and Aging and Disability Resource Centers – Doni Green, North Central Texas Council of Governments


Autism Services Overview – L. Logan, Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities


Relocation Services for Nursing Home Residents – Doni Green, North Central Texas Council of Governments


Powers of Attorney: Uses, Abuses, and Limitations – Martin Rechnitzer, JD

Special Education, Community Resources, and Transition for Those with Disabilities – Jacqueline Cruse, The Arc: Greater Houston


Local Authority Intellectual and Disability and Autism Services – Jose Ramirez, MHMRA of Harris County

Community Supports and Services for Children and Young Adults with Disabilities – Elizabeth Tucker, EveryChild


Hunting for Community Resources – Elaine Haim, Texas Children’s Health Plan


Impact of a Child with Disabilities on a Family – Mary Klentzman, Cornerstone Ranch


Nursing Home Relocation Services – Doni Green, Area Agency on Aging


North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging/Aging and Disability Resource Center Services and Programs


Veteran 101a: Understanding Veterans and Their Families – Bobby Ehrig MSG (retired), Thomas Wilson LMSW SFC (retired), Michael Sheffield SSG (retired), US Army


Veteran 102: Veteran and Family Benefits – Bobby Ehrig MSG (retired), Thomas Wilson LMSW SFC (retired), Michael Sheffield SSG (retired), US Army


Disability-Related Issues and Diversity Culture & Awareness – Peggy Cosner, Heart of Central Texas Independent Living


Qualified Income Trusts – Trelisha M. Brown, Texas Legal Services Center


Nursing Home Medicaid Spousal Impoverishment – Norma Gonzales Baker, Texas Legal Services Center


Special Allowable Deduction for Home Maintenance – Trelisha M. Brown, Texas Legal Services Center


Best Practice in Medication & Behavior Management – David A Smith, Geriatric Consultants of Central Texas


Pre-Admission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) – Valerie Krueger, Department of State Health Services