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 Jean'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 Jean, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] If an older sibling is given special privileges, make sure Jean is given a reasonable explanation. If there is no reasonable explanation, equal privileges should be given to both. This child needs to be treated as ethically as you would treat an adult friend, for on this [...] 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 Jean's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] Harsh words said in the heat of the moment may not matter to an irritable parent, but they will matter to Jean for a long, long time. A really noisy, chaotic and aggressive atmosphere in the home can quite easily make him physically ill. He is not a fragile hothouse flower [...] [..] A thoughtless verbal attack even if parents "didn't really mean it" because they were tired or irritable will cause pointless and unnecessary hurt. Words matter to Jean, and parents should be conscious of what they say. Once something demeaning or cutting is said, [...] Hidden traits [..] In early childhood his emotions may erupt in a perfectly ordinary way, but as he increasingly forms as an individual he will begin to conceal and even disown his cruder feelings and needs. Yet such basic instincts are not only healthy and natural they can also offer him [...] 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. [..] However, any demonstration of genuine interest and appreciation means a great deal to him, and he never forgets an act of spontaneous kindness or a gesture of help offered without a price tag attached. Most importantly, Jean experiences relationships as a source of order [...] [..] At the core of the boy's deep attachment to his father is a profound sense of compassion perhaps unformulated and unsophisticated, but genuine nonetheless. Although it may seem strange for a child to have such adult feelings toward a parent, Jean's father is for his son [...] 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.