Institution Based Treatment And Rehabilitation

Introduction

  • Rehabilitation Centre provides treatment and rehabilitation programs to any individual who has been certified as a drug dependant by any Registered Medical Officer. NADA has 30 PUSPENs throughout Malaysia that provide treatment and rehabilitation opportunities for all Malaysians who have drug use disorder..
  • Any individual who has been identified  as a drug addict will be recommended by Rehabilitation Officer to undergo treatment and rehabilitation program at PUSPEN either voluntarily under Section 8(3)(a) of Drug Dependants (Treatment and Rehabilitation) Act 1983 or by Court Order under Section 6(1)(a) of Drug Dependants (Treatment and Rehabilitation) Act 1983.
  • PUSPEN also provides treatment and rehabilitation program for adolescent who have drug use disorder clients facing drug addiction based on the provision under Section 9 of Drug Dependants (Treatment and Rehabilitation) Act 1983.
  • Services provided within PUSPEN are based on recovery needs of each client  by taking into account of their various backgrounds, addiction history, type of drugs taken to ensure they are able to achieve recovery goals. It is based on concept and philosophy “No Single Treatment” applicable for everyone and drug addiction is a chronic and relapsing disorder.

Location PUSPEN by State

Pusat Pemulihan Penagihan Narkotik (PUSPEN) Category