How important is the non-verbal aspect of ASMR?

ASMR Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response UniversityThe big similarity between WhisperingLife’s first whisper video channel and the relaxation video channels which preceded her channel is that both channel types relaxed and soothed the viewers.

One of the big differences though is that WhisperingLife did not use her words to relax, she just used her voice.  She did not talk viewers through guided relaxation or meditation scenarios, she just rambled about stuff or read from books – but in a soft, gentle, whispering voice.

And now a research study published in the journal, Biological Psychology, has provided more evidence about how the human brain is more receptive to ‘how’ something is being said rather than to ‘what’ is being said.

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