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 Bill'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 Bill, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] Nothing is as disturbing to Bill as a narrow-minded or noncommunicative family in an emotionally charged atmosphere. He is essentially a creature of the air, needing breathing space, brightness and the sense that he is surrounded by friends. He is naturally quick and articulate, [...] 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 Bill's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] "Good" and "bad" matter to him, and what constitutes goodness or badness may be a source of considerable exploration, reflection and conflict. Parents may sometimes feel overwhelmed by Bill's constant asking of "Why?", particularly if they don't know the answers. But they [...] [..] There is an inner monitor which sifts everything he expresses, so that as he grows older he may acquire a certain deliberation in his speech and even in his physical movement. Spontaneity may become increasingly difficult, for he is also very critical of himself and terribly [...] Hidden traits [..] Therefore parents may need to make a special effort to help Bill validate his inner world, because it is unlikely that he will receive much affirmation of it once he enters school and he is innately mistrustful of it to begin with. In particular, encourage him to talk [...] 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 these are really surrogates for the attention and enthusiasm he needs from others. Bill 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 [...] [..] It does not matter that his father may not feel like a hero Bill is powerfully drawn to what he sees as the essence of male power, and he will want to copy his father in all the essentially masculine ways which echo his own fantasies. He will also want to compete with [...] 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.