AED Social Media Committee's Tips for Clinicians Getting Started on Social Media
At the ICED2013 in Montreal, the AED Social Media Committee presented a workshop, "Facebook, Twitter, and LinkdIn, Oh My! Safe and Ethical Social Media Use in Eating Disorder Clinical Practice and Research." The below information, handed out at the session, was compiled to help members start using social media professionally.
Facebook, Twitter, and LinkdIn, Oh My!
Safe and Ethical Social Media Use in Eating Disorder Clinical Practice
2013 ICED, Montreal, Canada
Stephanie Zerwas, PhD.
Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D.
Jennifer J. Thomas, Ph.D.
Theresa Fassihi, Ph.D.
Key Links and Contacts:
AED’s facebook page - "Like" us!:
AED’s LinkedIN page - Join!:
AED’s Twitter page - Follow us!:
Follow today’s presenters and members of AED’s social media committee on Twitter (and send us a tweet to say you’re an AED member and we’ll follow you back):
Lauren Muhlheim, Co-Chair, https://twitter.com/drmuhlheim
Bridget Whitlow, Co-Chair, https://twitter.com/bridgetwhitlow
Carrie Arnold, https://twitter.com/edbites
Elizabeth Claydon, https://twitter.com/CTLifeCoach
Sigrun Danielsdottir, https://twitter.com/SigrunDanielsdo
Nick Hudson Swogger, https://twitter.com/nhudswog
Tony Paulson, https://twitter.com/drtonypaulson
Stacey Rosenfeld, https://twitter.com/drstaceyla
Ashley Solomon, https://twitter.com/nourishthesoul
Alli Spotts-De Lazzer, https://twitter.com/TherapistAlli
Evelyn Tribole, https://twitter.com/Etribole
Helpful Articles About Using Social Media in Professional Practice
Facebook pages for Therapists: How to Set Up a Practice Page
5 Twitter Tricks to Promote Your Practice Online
A refresher course on Facebook privacy controls
Keely Kolmes articles for clinicians using social media
Keely Kolmes' social media policy
American Medical Association Social Media Guidelines
AED Social Media Committee twitter guide
AED Social Media Committee Reasons to be on LinkedIN
Eating Disorder Hope: The top 25 Eating Disorder Blogs
Kevin Pho, MD
Online Digital Ethics Courses for Clinicians:
Behavioral Healthcare and Social Media: Managing Your Online
Reputation, Valant Medical Solutions, in collaboration with Dr. John
Books to Demystify Social Media:
Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations (by Clay Shirky)
Likeable Social Media: How to Delight Your Customers, Create an Irresistible Brand, and Be Generally Amazing on Facebook (And Other Social Networks) (by Dave Kerpen)
Socialnomics: How Social Media Transforms the Way We Live and Do Business (by Erik Qualman)
Establishing, Managing, and Protecting Your Online Reputation: A
Social Media Guide for Physicians and Medical Practices (by Kevin Pho,