I have put together an official Family Diagram video tutorial. While I'll be adding more videos to the tutorial as time allows, this ought to be sufficient to get most of you off the ground with the app.
A beta version of Family Diagram is available now to the public! Fill out this form to download the beta version of Family Diagram. While the beta diagram is fully functional is free of charge, the app will only be available on a paid subscription basis once it is released in the Mac App Store. A [...]
The diagram reflects the ebb and flow of emotional process through the generations. It defines the vicissitudes of a living organism, the multigenerational family. (Family Evaluation, pp. 306) Here is a demo of the timeline feature in the Family Diagram app. This demonstrates the breadth of the data that can be organized in this tool, [...]
Here is a video with some new features for Family Diagram, including: Conflict Projection Divorce Marriage notes Person Functioning Person notes
Here is the beginning of a plan for the Family Diagram app, now including concepts for a simulation model: Standardized Family Diagram app: Construct traditional static family diagrams in iPad / Mac, eventually windows. Use standardized built-in symbols for emotional process between members. Track session snapshots by date for each case file, each snapshot updating ages, births/deaths, [...]
I am very excited tonight. I have had some success using Family Diagram while attending a psychoanalytic case presentation, and also during a brief concept presentation at a local Bowen seminar. An idea came from the Bowen seminar that already adds value to this tool as a practical contribution to Bowen theory. During the psychoanalytic case [...]