ASMR: The Big Business of Making Super Soft Sounds

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ASMR: The Big Business of Making Super Soft Sounds

BBC, “Capital,” 6.8.18

So far there has been little scientific research into ASMR. “In fact, there is no scientific evidence demonstrating that these videos produce consistent and reliable neurological responses,” says Tony Ro, a professor of psychology and neuroscience at The Graduate Center, CUNY. But he concedes that “it may help some people sleep better or reduce their anxieties or depression”.

Submitted on: JUN 8, 2018

Category: Cognitive Neuroscience | GC Press Coverage | Psychology