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. [..] The birth horoscope generally reflects this very human and innate lopsidedness of temperament. Jean's horoscope, however, describes a rather unusual picture. Here is portrayed the potential for a nicely balanced temperament and an ability to adapt to the challenges of [...] 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. [..] 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 Jean, for he is inherently proud, self-motivated and hungry for challenge to develop his potentials to the fullest. His need for independence [...] [..] He will consistently test parents' intentions and challenge their efforts at discipline not because he truly wants complete freedom (he would feel very uneasy and anxious if it were given to him) but because he is trying to determine where the boundaries are so that he [...] Hidden traits [..] But as he gets older he is likely to hide his cyclical bouts of timidity and confusion because he feels so ashamed of them. Jean is his own worst critic, sometimes expecting heroic feats of himself when in fact he needs to relax and make a normal human mess of things. If [...] 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. [..] If he feels he is not special and important enough to loved ones he may try to compensate through excessive physical activity or a focus on food or material possessions. But these are really surrogates for the attention and enthusiasm he needs from others. Jean seeks a [...] [..] Obviously no parent, however cultured or well-mannered, can be handsome, gracious and impeccably behaved twenty-four hours a day. Moreover, circumstances such as work pressures or family conflicts may mean that father and son have less time to spend together than they might [...] 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.