This is a short extract from Liz Greene's Psychological Horoscope Analysis. The complete report of 18-25 pages can be ordered as an E-Horoscope or a bound booklet in the Astroshop.This horoscope analysis - using the insights of astrology and psychology combined with the tools of advanced computer technology - offers you an astrological portrait which is uniquely and individually focussed and which aims at providing greater self-knowledge. II. Your Psychological Type
This short chapter describes your typical or characteristic way of responding to situations in life.The rich array of individual attributes portrayed in your birth horoscope is set, as it is with everyone, against the backdrop of a certain temperament bias. We might call this bias your psychological "type". The world of human relationship means everything to you, and the feelings of others are primary on the scale of your values. Yet you are often caught in a conflict between your need for warmth and closeness with others, and your need for privacy, space and the freedom to pursue your own interests - which often involve abstract concepts quite divorced from human reality. You have great compassion for the problems of others, and may often find yourself playing the role of the good mother or father [...] [..] Your danger lies in a tendency toward cramped vision, because your feelings of empathy only extend to what you can see and touch and know in your personal life; and the broader world around you may remain merely an abstract concept and a frightening place which you are reluctant [...] III. Character and Shadow
In this comprehensive chapter of the Psychological Horoscope Liz Greene provides valuable insights about your essential character traits.The interplay between the conscious and unconscious sides of you is a constantly shifting dance, changing at different stages of your life and altering according to the pressures and challenges which you encounter. The tension between the primary characters in your inner drama is the source of energy which provides your life with movement, purpose, conflict and growth. [..] You are blunt, direct and honest, and you do not try to hide behind elaborate social veneers and posturings to mask who you are and what you want. You have little patience with hypocrisy, and are not averse to directly challenging and, if necessary, offending those who [...] [..] You do not have to pose as a spiritually evolved soul, a humanitarian altruist, or a high-minded aesthetic collector of art; you want security, a nice place to live, good food, sexual pleasure and emotional companionship in your personal life, a few loyal friends, and the [...] Hidden traits In contrast to your direct and unpretentious way of handling your life, there is another protagonist in your inner psychic drama; and this hidden side of you contains all those qualities which really belong to you but which you have excluded from your conscious values and [...] A minor character [..] Reality for you consists of what you can see, touch, smell, taste, hear, and put in the bank; and although you love physical beauty wherever you find it - in a person, a work of art, or in nature - you do not become distressed by visions of unattainable perfection or aspirations [...] IV. The Family Background
In the complete horoscope analysis, this chapter deals with your family myths as well as with your perception of your parents and their relationship.Although you are an individual, you have emerged from a family background. Thus you contain certain inner patterns, myths and attitudes toward life which you have acquired from the psychological soil of this background. V. Relationship Patterns
This chapter describes attitudes, needs and characteristic patterns in close one-to-one relationships.Both astrology and psychology teach us that nothing that occurs within a relationship is chance. Your birth horoscope describes what you are like inside, and therefore what kind of patterns, needs and compulsions you are likely to bring into your relationships with others. Since you are a direct and rather down-to-earth individual with no frills or poses, you are naturally attracted to the person who seems to scintillate with intellectual and cultural sophistication, wit, poise, and social finesse. In other words, you aim toward the heights in your relationships; and although you might dislike or even despise people whom you consider posturing fakes, you tend to be rather star-struck when you come across the real thing - a man who seems to possess genuine refinement [...] [..] You are also comfortable with the fact that it is easier to maintain a relationship when you and your partner are not pressured by financial difficulties, for nothing destroys love faster than anxieties about money. Therefore you are prepared to work hard with your man [...] VI. Paths toward Integration
The final chapter of the Psychological Horoscope Analysis contains insights into the potential for growth as shown in your birth chart.The following paragraphs provide some suggestions of ways in which conscious effort might make it possible for you to achieve greater harmony between the different components within yourself, and to strengthen that centre of the personality which psychology calls the ego, the "I". Please read a complete sample horoscope (of another person).