Phase 1


Understanding the Ecomap

An ecomap is a structural diagram of a client's most important relationships with people, groups, and organizations. Social workers use this tool to show the coalition of resources that seem likely to affect a client's efforts to achieve personal goals. Select a client below to view their ecomap.

Celia Sanchez

Celia Ecomap

Hector Sanchez

Hector Ecomap

Junior Sanchez

Junior Ecomap

Emilia Sanchez

Emilia Ecomap

Vicki Sanchez

Vicki Ecomap

Gloria Sanchez

Gloria Ecomap

Alejandro Sanchez

Alejandro Ecomap

Carmen Sanchez

Carmen Ecomap

Joey Sanchez

Joey Ecomap

Roberto Salazar

Roberto Ecomap

Create your own ecomap

Click here for a PDF of an ecomap template you can print out to draw your own.

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Ecomap Key

An ecomap depicts sources of conflict and support for the client, represented by shapes connected by different types of lines.

  • fundamental, positive connection
  • stronger connection
  • neutral connection
  • indicated stress or conflict
  • the direction or flow of resources, energy or interest