HHS Guidelines for Ensuring and Maximizing the Quality, Objectivity, Utility, and Integrity of Information Disseminated to the Public. IV. Types of Dissemination Methods


SAMHSA information is disseminated in many media, with the following four being the most common:

Print -- publications, books newsletters brochures, booklets, pamphlets, and reports.

Oral -- formal speeches, oral presentations, interviews, or commentaries for publication or broadcast; letters to the editor or correspondence likely to result in similar publications.

Audio-Visual -- broadcast scripts, audio or videotapes, and videocasting.

Electronic -- The SAMHSA web site at www.samhsa.gov.