an inpatient or post-care work institution comprising an element of an all-encompassing rehabilitation program for people with cognitive disorders. These units supply prevocational screening and assessment, ego-strength evaluation, vocational training, and easy to hard work-associated jobs, carried out while being overseen, for which people are paid.

WORK-FOR-PAY UNIT: "Work-for-pay units can assist patients with mental disorders in finding job skills and employment. "
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