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Experiences of persons with multiple chemical sensitivity with mental health providers

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, April 2016
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (76th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (69th percentile)

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Title
Experiences of persons with multiple chemical sensitivity with mental health providers
Published in
Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, April 2016
DOI 10.2147/jmdh.s100688
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Authors

Pamela Reed Gibson, Sharon Lockaby, Jenna Bryant, Sharon D Lockaby, Jenna Michele Bryant

Abstract

In this paper, we summarize the results of an online survey of persons in the United States with chemical intolerance/multiple chemical sensitivity who sought help from mental health providers, including counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists, and others. Respondents reported on their most recent contact with a provider, describing reasons for the contact, accommodations requested and received, and suggestions for how the experience could be more helpful. Overall, though clients were accommodated in small ways, some received no accommodation, and many felt that the providers needed to be more knowledgeable regarding chemical intolerance. Results are discussed in terms of the importance of providers becoming more aware of multiple chemical sensitivity and more willing to make their services accessible to these clients.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 11 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Unspecified 5 45%
Researcher 2 18%
Student > Postgraduate 1 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 1 9%
Student > Master 1 9%
Other 1 9%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Unspecified 5 45%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 18%
Environmental Science 1 9%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 1 9%
Immunology and Microbiology 1 9%
Other 1 9%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 7. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 05 September 2018.
All research outputs
#2,525,771
of 13,807,706 outputs
Outputs from Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare
#59
of 333 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#61,155
of 262,835 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare
#4
of 13 outputs
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