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27 08, 2018

Introduction to Genograms: A Social Work Assessment and Intervention Tool


What is an Genogram? A genogram is a visual family mapping tool. Genograms allow clinicians and clients to diagram a client’s family history through at least three generations. Genograms illustrate family relationships to show parentage and birth order across the generations, similar to a family tree. Genograms, however, go beyond this type of surface-level information [...]

30 08, 2016

Blended Families: The Realness of The Brady Bunch


Blended Family: A family consisting of a couple and their children from this and all previous relationships. In my Family Social Science class I learned that by 2000 there would be more stepfamilies than families of orientation.   What images are created in people’s mind when they think of a blended family, the Brady Bunch? Do [...]