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 Jim'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 Jim, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] Later on, in school, Jim may rely more on a good relationship with a teacher than on academic skills, and may find it difficult to risk original ideas (although he is likely to have a highly imaginative and original mind) because of the fear that others will not approve. The [...] 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 Jim's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] Do not try to cosset or overprotect him, for he needs to discover his strengths through learning from his own mistakes. Equally, forcible repression of his vital spirit through harsh discipline or emotional manipulation would create many deep and lasting problems. Like [...] [..] He is highly intuitive and can tell the difference between simple loss of temper and an unconscious desire to humiliate him. If a parent is driven by unresolved power issues, Jim could provoke a very destructive response. Equally, abandoning efforts at discipline is not [...] Hidden traits Sometimes Jim can feel terribly vulnerable and powerless, and as he gets older he may occasionally "cave in" when stressed or challenged, regressing to the emotional state of a much younger child. Hidden confusion and bewilderment can undermine his determination and confidence, [...] 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. [..] And woe betide any "best friend" at school who attempts to deceive him or takes his intense attachment lightly. Most importantly, a sense of emotional closeness is fundamental for his well-being, and he will always seek to possess anyone he loves and needs. No one can remain [...] [..] Because Jim longs to share his father's feelings and inner world of dreams, the quality of the time father and son spend together is extremely important even if work pressures or family conflicts necessitate periodic separations. Parental battles should never be used [...] 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.