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 her characteristic approach to life.The rich array of individual abilities and potentials portrayed in Armstrong'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 her alone. This mysterious "something" is already at work within Armstrong, helping her to develop her personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to her. [..] Because she is likely to display intellectual gifts very early in life, too much emphasis may be placed on these potentials, and too little time given to what she needs in terms of everyday expression of feelings. If her feelings do not matter to loved ones, how can she [...] 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 Armstrong's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] As she grows older, Armstrong may often defy conventionally acceptable behaviour, and this may be particularly evident when she reaches school age and brandishes her colourful individuality in the face of more unimaginative teachers. She also has a strong need for freedom [...] [..] In such cases, calm firmness is far more effective than violent anger or physical punishment. Nagging or a martyr's posture are also likely to produce the opposite of the desired result. Because she is intelligent and has a capacity for reasoning problems through, logical [...] Hidden traits Despite Armstrong's powerful sense of individuality, her dependency on acceptance and approval from others should never be underestimated. As she develops, this dependency is likely to provoke conflict within her, for an important part of her personality development involves [...] IV. Emotional Needs and Patterns in Relationships
This chapter contains valuable information on the child's basic needs and the relationship with her 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. [..] She has an elusive and delicate emotional nature which requires subtler forms of interaction than simple physical closeness, and the surest way to drive her into emotional withdrawal is to subject her to brooding silences or intense emotional scenes. Although she is quite [...] [..] The basis of this relationship is not simply instinctual but also contains a deep mental affinity which could be enormously stimulating for both. Family conflicts or rigidly traditional sexual roles within the family should never be used as a justification for interfering [...] 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 her own way to develop her 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.