ecomap


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ecomap

(ˈiːkəʊˌmæp)
n
a diagram showing the links between an individual and his or her community
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The ECOMAP is an ecological tool utilized in the social work profession (Germain & Gitterman, 1986; Meyer 1976, 1983).
Navigating such complex and demanding work can be facilitated by utilizing relevant assessment tools and models (Mahoney, 2010), one of which is Wright and Leahey's (1999) 15 minute family interview that includes an ecomap and genogram.
In addition, this model proposes the creation of an ecomap from which professionals can visualize family ecology and identify available resources, such as social support networks (40,41).
A spiritual ecogram blends a spiritual genogram (Hodge, 2001) and a spiritual ecomap (Hodge, 2000) into one visual depiction; the top section of an ecogram represents a client's generational history of spiritual beliefs, and the bottom section represents current patterns of spiritual beliefs (Hodge, 2005b).
A genogram and ecomap can be useful tools to capture contextual history graphically and can be amended fairly easily during future consultations as more details emerge.
Multiracial students may explore all sides of their heritage and form a positive sense of self by using interventions such as a genogram or ecomap (Dhooper, 2003, Gibbs, 1989).
Importantly, a script was used during the interview, which contained guiding questions relative to the objective of the study besides the construction of the genogram and ecomap.
The article focused on the use of three measures to facilitate reduction of the proportion of Native Americans in these two systems and to communicate the effects of interventions on the problem: the Disproportionality Diagnositc Tool (DDT), the Race Equity Scorecard, and the Ecomap of community organizations and their impact on Native American families.
Exploration of children's networks was made using an ecomap (Heptinstall et al, 2001).
We leveraged Oakland's ecosystem mapping process, ECOMAP (Figure 1), to allow us to efficiently evaluate and connect to an entire world of possibilities.
Construct a goal-oriented ecomap, including a "diabetes environment.