About the Author

Keely Kolmes, Psy.D.

Keely Kolmes, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist in Oakland, CA. She has been in private practice for nine years, following six years as a Staff Psychologist at Counseling and Psychological Services at Vaden Health Center at Stanford University. She writes, does research, and provides consultation and training on clinical and ethical issues related to social networking and technology. Her Private Practice Social Media Policy has been frequently cited and has been adapted internationally, across disciplines.

Dr. Kolmes is serving her second term on California Psychological Association’s Ethics Committee. She is also CPA’s Council Representative at APA, and she is Member at Large for APA Division 42, Psychologists in Independent Practice. Her professional website is www.drkkolmes.com. She can also be found on Twitter as @drkkolmes