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 Donald'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 Donald, 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 Donald'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 Donald 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 [...] [..] Harsh disciplinary measures will not help him to make better friends with the mundane world, but will only drive him further into fantasies of self- aggrandisement. Clear, firm explanations, combined with a real understanding of how important the mythic world is to him, [...] Hidden traits [..] But his hidden anxiety may be evident in the eruption of psychosomatic symptoms whose timing is not coincidental. 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 [...] 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 feels most emotionally secure and contented if he is able to brighten others' lives with his natural radiance, vitality and enthusiasm, and consequently he will be extremely generous and caring toward younger siblings or friends who depend on and look up to him. He is [...] [..] He will also want to compete with his father not to win any prize (such as his mother's love) but to test himself against his chosen model. This is a natural process through which he can gradually internalise the strong attributes he perceives in his father. Therefore [...] 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.