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 McLean'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 McLean, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] Therefore it is essential that McLean's loving nature is not used as a kind of psychological source of nourishment for the rest of the family. He may willingly agree to this, but it will ultimately build up great resentment within him. His innate love of harmony and closeness [...] 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 McLean's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] However, he has a powerful and vigourous personality and must flex his mental and physical muscles regularly to test his strength and prove his potency. The poet William Ernest Henley once wrote: "I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul." These lines are [...] [..] But McLean takes everything extremely seriously, and is likely to remember small grievances for a long time if they are not clarified or talked through. Greatest of all possible grievances is the feeling that he has been deceived or betrayed by a loved one. Unless such [...] Hidden traits Sometimes McLean 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. [..] But parents will find life easier if they can understand and respond to his need for a playful and imaginative level of interaction, which may sometimes be more important than the conventional comforts which for many other children signify emotional security. But McLean's [...] [..] What McLean needs most from his father is an honest expression of feelings, so that his father can be experienced as a fallible human being who is approachable and loving rather than distant and threatening. Keeping important secrets from the boy is not a good idea, for [...] 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.