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 Patrice'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 Patrice, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] This may seem surprising in a child so quick to learn and pick up on what is going on in the environment. But in fact he may be as surprised by his own emotional intensity as everyone else is. It takes quite a lot of unhappiness to draw an emotional outburst out of Patrice, [...] 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 Patrice's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] The poet William Ernest Henley once wrote: "I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul." These lines are most applicable to Patrice, for he is inherently proud, self-motivated and hungry for challenge to develop his potentials to the fullest. His need for [...] [..] Attachments are not a simple matter of caring for someone and wanting to be near them as often as possible. Total possession of the loved one is the only possible option. Because of this fixity of feeling, he is likely to develop a strong need to control the people and [...] Hidden traits Sometimes Patrice 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 [...] 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. [..] It is important that parents do not subject him to cutting criticism or humiliating rebuffs, for he lacks the confidence bounce back from such experiences and will simply assume he is unlovable. If he comes home from school hurt and withdrawn, don't ignore the signs any [...] [..] His father does not need to pretend to be someone he is not, but will help Patrice much more if he can be honest about past failures as well as successes, and can share hopes, dreams and disappointments as his son gets older. This honesty of exchange is extremely important, [...] 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.