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 Luca'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 Luca, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] As he develops, this child needs gentle but firm containment, for his powerful will needs to be accommodated to the limits of reality without his being cowed, undermined or harshly disciplined. Later on, one effective method of communicating the importance of greater patience [...] 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 Luca's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] If all the world is a stage, as Shakespeare once wrote, and all the men and women (and children) merely players, then Luca intends to be a star or, at the very least, the villain if he cannot achieve the main heroic role. He would rather be thought badly of the chief [...] [..] He is a solo performer, and in early life this may cause many storms because his combustible temper and intense self-will ensure the loudest possible protest if he does not get what he wants immediately. Being naturally quick and bright, he may also be impatient with slower [...] Hidden traits [..] Beneath his apparently self-centred attitude he is deeply attached to and dependent on those he loves, and is capable of a devotion which would embarrass him if it were openly acknowledged. Luca is complex and not always what he seems. Parents may need to be sensitive [...] 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. [..] Luca seeks a certain amount of friction in his interaction with loved ones because it is through challenge and competition that he experiences himself as alive and emotionally real. He may sometimes become bored with friendships which are too sedate and unexciting, and [...] [..] Therefore it is most important that, whatever issues might arise within the domestic environment (including separation between parents), contact between father and son is preserved as much as possible on an everyday level, and not interfered with because of vindictiveness [...] 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.