Ainsley Lawrence

Ainsley Lawrence

Ainsley Lawrence is a writer who loves to talk about good health, balanced life, and better living through technology. She is frequently lost in a good book.
Strategic Use of Color and Sound with Neurodivergent Children

When neurodivergent children experience distress due to triggering colors and sounds in their environment, we want to help. 

How can we support children so that they do not experience pain and are able to explore their environments with our guidance? Neurodivergent children who are overwhelmed by specific sounds and color have several therapeutic and options, though conditions like misophonia are still often under-diagnosed and misunderstood.
How Pets Benefit Your Mental and Physical Health

After a long, difficult day, you turn the key in your front door and your mood instantly improves... you know you’re going to be greeted by your comforting pet who is supremely happy to see you. 

While pets (especially dogs) give owners an obvious boost in their mood, pets help their humans improve their mental and physical health, too. 

Even more, these benefits aren’t limited to dogs, and may even include some alternative pets you’d never considered.