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 Walter'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 Walter, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] Anger is particularly frightening, and parents may need to recognise that this child is not a tough street fighter and cannot cope with noisy, aggressive family rows. This places his feelings in a kind of psychic pressure cooker, generating those "meek as a lamb or mad [...] 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 Walter's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] He will be drawn to friends according to his own likes and dislikes rather than because they are "suitable". It would be most helpful for parents and family members to trust his naturally friendly attitude toward others. In this respect many adults might learn a great [...] [..] This could be a great boon because parents and family have plenty of opportunity to share in his developing values and thoughts. Yet it may sometimes seem as though he does not have a sufficient inner sense of his own identity, and must therefore consult the mirror of others' [...] Hidden traits [..] He may not find it easy to talk about such outbursts afterward, and may even attempt a denial of responsibility by blaming them on a sibling or even on an imaginary playmate who embodies all the disruptive behaviour which he himself cannot give voice to. Although Walter [...] 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. [..] He may swing between a spontaneously enthusiastic expression of feelings and a tight and overly controlled manner which makes it seem as though he doesn't want to engage with others at all. Any whiff of rejection or criticism may provoke an overly defensive or explosive [...] [..] Naturally this need for strong paternal authority will inevitably make Walter kick against the very thing he most needs. As he gradually internalises this powerful archetypal image of strength and self-sufficiency, he will have to test his own will against that of his father, [...] 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.