Psychological Rehabilitation for Ideology-Based Terrorism OffendersZora A Sukabdi*
Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
- *Corresponding Author:
- Zora A Sukabdi
Swinburne University of Technology
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: January 19, 2017; Accepted date: February 20, 2017; Published date: February 27, 2017
Citation: Sukabdi ZA (2017) Psychological Rehabilitation for Ideology-Based Terrorism Offenders. Int J Neurorehabilitation 4:247. doi: 10.4172/2376-0281.1000247
Copyright: © 2017 Sukabdi ZA. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Psychological rehabilitation to religious terrorism offenders consists of efforts to reestablish human capacity and function in society, restore for a good condition, achieve self-efficacy, and be able to re-integrate into society. It focuses on character building and well-being of violent offenders, in order to have more peaceful state of mind and favorable attitudes to society. Practically, there are two types of rehabilitation to terrorism offenders, exclusiveness and inclusiveness, which can be combined in performing psychological rehabilitation. This paper explains steps in rehabilitating religious terrorism offenders, psychological treatment process, and behavioral transformation seen in religious terrorism offenders. There are ten steps in rehabilitating religious terrorism offenders and five phases of psychological treatment process. In terms of behavioral transformation, religious terrorism offenders experience two kinds of process namely natural and designed behavioral transformation.