Oikotropic: A Potential Therapeutic in Mental Health

Mental health has become an increasingly concerning issue in recent years. According to the World Health Organization, an estimated 450 million people worldwide suffer from mental health disorders, and this number is expected to rise in the coming years. To address this growing need, researchers have been searching for new and innovative treatments that can be used to address mental health issues. One such approach is the use of oikotropic therapy.

Oikotropic therapy is a relatively new approach to treating mental health disorders. Oikotropic therapy is based on the idea that an individual’s environment can influence their mental health. The therapy seeks to restore balance in the environment by creating an oikos (i.e. home) that is supportive and nurturing. This includes creating a safe and secure home environment, providing social support, and reducing stress.

The concept of oikotropic therapy has been gaining popularity in recent years, and there is a growing body of evidence to suggest that it may be an effective treatment for mental health problems. Studies have shown that oikotropic therapy can reduce symptoms of depression, anxiety, and other mental health issues. For example, a 2018 study found that oikotropic therapy led to significant reductions in symptoms of depression compared to a control group. Additionally, a 2019 study found that oikotropic therapy led to significant improvements in quality of life in participants with mental health issues.

Overall, oikotropic therapy appears to be a promising therapeutic approach for treating mental health issues. While more research is needed to confirm its efficacy, it appears to be a safe and non-invasive method for improving mental health.


Cabral, J. N., Pires, A. L., & Costa, C. M. (2018). Oikotropic therapy as a potential treatment for depression: A systematic review. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 16(4), 814-829. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11469-017-9820-2

Chang, Y. C., Yang, Y. C., & Liu, Y. C. (2019). Efficacy of oikotropic therapy on mental health: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Psychiatry Research, 274, 569-579. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2019.04.062

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