Genograms are easily created with a pen and paper. You simply need to know
the basic rules of a genogram to get started. For
your convenience, we have included a basic genogram template to download
GenogramTemplate.doc (45 KB) and print
for your personal use.
Below is an example of a four-generational tree.
To download GenogramTemplate.gno (2
KB), you will also need to download GenoPro, a
software used for creating and editing genograms. Once the software is up
and running, you will be able to modify the names to fit those of your
family, add or remove individuals, insert dates and pictures, and define
relationships on your computer to have an accurate portrayal of your family
tree. You will also be able to print out your genogram and publish it online
with a detailed report.