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Communications and Media

Working with the Media—Jeanne Oliver, Jefferson Center for Mental Health

  • When You Have a Story to Tell of Information to Get Out
  • What to Do When the Media Calls 
  • How to Prepare for an Interview 
Avoiding Communication Mistakes (excerpt from Communicating in a Crisis: Risk Communication Guidelines for Public Officials)—SAMHSA
Tips for Media Covering Traumatic Events (handout)—National Child Traumatic Stress Network
Colorado Newspapers, Television and Radio Stations
Sample Press Releases
Website Resources Listing for fact sheets, articles, brochures, and other information (For the following website links to be active, your computer must be connected to the internet.)