treatment approaches

The duration of PENGASIH’s treatment program varies on a case-to-case basis depending on the severity of the clients’ conditions upon admission. The treatment begins with a minimum length of 28 days with the recommended optimum length of 6 months.

Medical assessment

The Bio-Psycho-Social Interview

Client Monitoring & Observation

Support Services
Induction Phase (14-30 Est. Days)

Program Orientation

Basic Islamic Studies

One on One and Group counseling

Psycho Education
younger member
Younger Member Phase (1 - 2 Est. Months)

Departmental Responsibilities

One on One and Group counseling

Family Visit/ Outing with Companion

Psycho Education
middle peer phase
Middle Peer Phase (2 - 3 Est. Months_

Departmental Responsibilities

One on One and Group counseling

Family Visit/ Outing with Companion

Psycho Education
older member phase
Older Member Phase (3 - 6 Est. Months_

Departmental Responsibilities

Home leave without companion

Psycho Education
pre re-entry phase
Older Member Phase (6 - 9 Est. Months)

Role Modelling

Special Assignment

Social Activities and Group Outings
Re-Entry Phase (9 - 12 Est. Months)

Re-Integration in Society

In House Responsibilities

Studying / Working

Relapse Prevention

biological component

Pharmacotherapy: Provide medical treatment based on doctors diagnosis, which include; mental-health and comorbidity issues such as, drug induced psychosis, bi-polar, schizophrenia, paranoia, depression, anhedonia, etc.

Integrated Healthcare: provide nutrition intervention, exercises, recreational activities, sufficient rest, etc.

Psychological Component

Positive Support Group: Practice positive peer to peer motivation, model positive behaviour, supportive and conducive social environment.

Emotional Intelligent: Healthy ways to deal their emotions which include anger, compulsive, fear, shame, guilt management.

Intellectual Stimulation: Didactic learning, capacity building to enhance recovery capital eg: relapse prevention, seminar, group discussion, brainstorming etc.

Sex, Gender, and Sexuality Group: Encourage healthy, respectful, non-judgmental issues.

Women’s Group: Deal with specialised needs, in regard to leveraging female issues.

Conflict Resolution Group: Avenue for expression and interpersonal conflict resolution.

Counselling Session: Deal with unresolved deep seated and traumatic issues.

In House Narcotics Anonymous (N.A.): Encourage the practice of 12 steps N.A practices.

social component

Therapeutic Social Environment: Conducive and safe environment for change, work and social therapy.

Social Events and Activities: Weekly recreational activities such as talent night, movie night, group outing, and festive occasion.

spiritual component

Universal Values: Practice principles of morality such as, self and mutual respect.

Community Living: Trusted and compassionate social environment.

Religious Practices: Encourage the practice of individual faith.