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 her characteristic approach to life.The rich array of individual abilities and potentials portrayed in Astrid'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 her alone. This mysterious "something" is already at work within Astrid, helping her to develop her personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to her. [..] It might therefore be wise for parents and family to be as clear, fair and reasonable as possible in their explanations, requests and impositions of discipline. Every effort should be made to avoid the kind of favouritism or emotional game-playing which so often occurs [...] 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 Astrid's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] The routines and rituals of ordinary daily life are deeply important to her and she would benefit from being given little tasks and duties at an early age, because of the satisfaction she feels in accomplishing anything well. Astrid's talents may not display themselves [...] [..] And such a feeling of personal competence can be gained only by trying something slowly and repeatedly until she feels she has mastered it. Astrid should never be pushed into sudden action before she is ready. She will not learn to swim by being thrown into the water. She [...] Hidden traits [..] It is important that parents and family members do not collude with this suppression for their own reasons. The secret rebel within Astrid is a potential source of great imagination and inventiveness which could, later in life, provide a very important balance to her sometimes [...] IV. Emotional Needs and Patterns in Relationships
This chapter contains valuable information on the child's basic needs and the relationship with her 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. [..] On the emotional level she is not well equipped for competitive battles, and may not find it easy to cope with siblings who are more aggressive in their efforts to gain parental love and attention. Because of this she may need some encouragement to stand up for herself [...] [..] Astrid needs plenty of time to explore the world with her mother, and domestic responsibilities and traditional roles may sometimes need to be put aside so that mother and daughter can pursue the great adventure together. Most importantly Astrid looks to her mother as a [...] 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 her own way to develop her 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.