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 David O.'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 David O., helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him.
[..] As a method of training and teaching, "oughts" and "shoulds" are not a good idea, as this child is likely to come up with too many impossible standards of his own. He needs to loosen up, not be tightened up through the pressure of being made to feel "bad". Emotionally loaded [...] 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 David O.'s inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. Within David O. there is a deep connection with time and the rhythms of the natural world. He is more at home with the security of objects and structures than he is in the more unpredictable realms of feelings and fantasies. His profound need for order and stability will [...] [..] A creature of mood and feeling, rooted in the physical world around him, he may resort to some highly manipulative tactics in order to ensure the closeness and loyalty of loved ones. Mysterious "illnesses" may be a favourite ploy, and parents may need to keep an eye out [...] Hidden traits [..] Although he deeply needs order and stability, he also sometimes needs to kick against the structures on which he depends, in order to feel an inner sense of freedom and potency. At these moments David O. may be very aggressive, argumentative, bad-tempered and uncooperative. As [...] 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 there is also something very butterfly-like and elusive about his affections, and those who trample on the delicacy of his feelings or approach him with coarseness or possessiveness are likely to be charmingly but firmly removed from the list of favoured people. Highly [...] David O. loves his father not for any fantasised perfection, but for the ordinary human flaws and weaknesses which he instinctively perceives. It is therefore important that his father allows himself to be seen as a real human being and does not hide behind some collective [...] 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.