Laura Willard

Highlights

Laura is a wife and an adoptive mom, a freelance writer, blogger and copyeditor turned editor. Laura is no longer an active contributor to About.com but you can contact her on her website: An Uncommon Family


Experience

Laura has been a writer and editor at SheKnows and a contributing curator for Upworthy. 

Education

Laura is a law school graduate from California Western School of Law and received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Arizona.

About Verywell and Dotdash

Verywell, a Dotdash property, is a friendly resource where you can explore a full spectrum of health and wellness topics, from comprehensive info on medical conditions to useful advice on fitness, nutrition, mental well-being, pregnancy, and more. We take a human approach to health and wellness, delivering accessible solutions and offering a welcome alternative to clinical sites.

Our writers not only have a deep proficiency in the topics they cover, but an undeniable passion to help others live and feel their best. Our articles are written by experienced healthcare professionals and industry experts and are vetted by board-certified physicians. We work hard to make sure that everything you read is not only accurate and comprehensive, but also trustworthy and actionable. And our content is regularly updated to ensure that we only deliver top quality information to you. We cut through all the clutter so you and your loved ones can start living Verywell.