Drug user behavior about the development and rehabilitation process in Banda Aceh correctional institution



  • T. Alamsyah Health Polytechnic, Ministry of Health, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
  • Dewi Marianthi Health Polytechnic, Ministry of Health, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
  • Wirda Hayati Health Polytechnic, Ministry of Health, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
  • Nora Usrina Health Polytechnic, Ministry of Health, Banda Aceh, Indonesia


behavior, drug, narcotics convicts, narcotics prisoners, rehabilitation


Narcotics prisoners are the focus of attention, where narcotics convicts need a more comprehensive and sustainable development, apart from being said to be law offenders. The purpose is to identify the implementation of rehabilitation of drug abuse cases in the correctional Qualitative research design with a phenomenological approach, through interview techniques (interview), observation, and documentation to 9 informants, namely cases of drug users in prisons. Researchers collect data concerning concepts, opinions, attitudes, and knowledge attitudes and actions of assessment and giving meaning to situations or experiences in life. The results of the research from the interviews show that the results of knowledge and attitudes and actions of the prisoners towards rehabilitation are very good and are still able to explain and accept changes from the rehabilitation program. Knowledge of attitudes and actions that are already good and able to follow the programs that have been determined to be implemented in the prison in Banda Aceh.


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Alamsyah, T., Marianthi, D., Hayati, W., & Usrina, N. (2021). Drug user behavior about the development and rehabilitation process in Banda Aceh correctional institution. International Journal of Health & Medical Sciences, 4(1), 88-94. https://doi.org/10.31295/ijhms.v4n1.1348



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