This short extract gives you a taste of the personal "Child's Horoscope" by Liz Greene. The small samples taken from various chapters convey an impression of the complete horoscope (18-25 pages) which can be ordered as an E-Horoscope or a bound book in the AstroShop.Most parents long to provide their children with the best they can offer on every level. But what is "the best"? The birth horoscope of a child is a map of patterns and potentials which exist in that child from the moment of birth. Encouragement of these potentials in childhood can help a child to develop greater confidence and hope for a future which is more authentically his or her own, so that greater happiness and fulfillment are possible later in life. II. Your Child's Psychological Type
In this concise chapter Liz Greene describes the child's general temperament and his characteristic approach to life.The rich array of individual abilities and potentials portrayed in Ben's birth horoscope is set against the background of an inherent temperament bias which may be partly hereditary but is also the reflection of a mysterious essence which belongs to him alone. This mysterious "something" is already at work within Ben, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] Or he may love the world of nature, and long to explore it. Because Ben is likely to grow into such a deeply responsible and essentially caring child, there is not much likelihood of his taking life and others for granted. But there are real creative gifts here which should [...] III. The Characters in the Story
This is one of the most comprehensive chapters of the "Child's Horoscope". This short version touches only on a few of the central characters in your child's personality. The complete report provides a detailed description on 7-9 pages.The tension between the main characters in Ben's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] He may display unusual intellectual abilities at school because he is likely to enjoy and appreciate the mental discipline as well as finding particular subjects especially the natural sciences stimulating and exciting. The world of the mind is Ben's natural domain, [...] [..] He may sometimes seem withdrawn and reluctant to express what he has learned which could lead parents and family members to the conclusion that he is in fact not really learning at all. This would be a great mistake, for he carefully absorbs and processes every fact and [...] Hidden traits [..] Unfortunately the prevailing fashion in education may mitigate against such a creative interaction, since generally (save in specially orientated establishments such as the Rudolf Steiner schools) insufficient respect is given to the nonrational side of life. "Science" is [...] IV. Emotional Needs and Patterns in Relationships
This chapter contains valuable information on the child's basic needs and the relationship with his parents. The complete horoscope covers this chapter on 5-6 pages.Every child has particular ways in which he or she experiences and seeks emotional contact with others, and this may not always accord with other, more dominant personality traits. [..] His powerful imagination tends to inject an element of drama into any relationship and he would rather perform the final act of a Verdi opera than suffer others' indifference. He also thrives on the adoration of loved ones. And although his own feelings are rarely exclusively [...] [..] What the son really needs from his father is friendship in the deepest sense of the word a bond established and nourished not by a sense of obligation or guilt, but by genuinely broadminded mutual interest and inspiration. Ben also looks to his father for a sense that [...] V. Fears and Insecurities
Knowing about their child's fears can help parents to react with love and understanding in challenging situations. The child's main fears and insecurities are described on 2-3 pages in the full report.VI. Looking toward the future
Many parents wonder about the future of their child. Every child has his own way to develop his potential. What this means for the individual child is described on 2-3 pages in chapter six of the complete Child's Horoscope. Please click here to read a complete sample horoscope.