ACCESS-ABILITY Volume3_Issue2 - Page 52

MINDFUL MINUTE We ju st cou ldn't r esist t h is cat m in df u ln ess app f or t h is m on t h's M in df u l M in u t e. Th e Relax M y Cat app developer s pr odu ce or igin al m u sic t h at t h ey claim w ill calm you r cat an d h elp you r f u r r y f r ien d get t o sleep. Th e m u sic is r ecor ded u sin g bin au r al t ech n ology. Bin au r al t ech n ology r ecor ds sou n d in t h e w ay you r t w o ear s h ear sou n d. To t h e cat , it sou n ds lik e t h e m u sic is in t h e r oom . Th e app r edu ces separ at ion an xiet y, f ear of lou d n oises, r est lessn ess, an d t h e an xiet y associat ed w it h st r essf u l t r ain in g even t s su ch as lit t er t r ain in g an d r eh om in g. Th e n ext t im e you r cat is an xiou s, sim ply ch oose a r ecor din g an d video f r om on e of t h e h an dy playlist s an d of f you go. Th er e is even a n ew playlist ju st f or k it t en s. Does it w or k ? See f or you r self on t h e n ext page. Can pets be mi ndf ul , too?