This is a short extract from Liz Greene's Psychological Horoscope Analysis. The complete report of 18-25 pages can be ordered as an E-Horoscope or a bound booklet in the Astroshop.This horoscope analysis - using the insights of astrology and psychology combined with the tools of advanced computer technology - offers you an astrological portrait which is uniquely and individually focussed and which aims at providing greater self-knowledge. II. Your Psychological Type
This short chapter describes your typical or characteristic way of responding to situations in life.The rich array of individual attributes portrayed in your birth horoscope is set, as it is with everyone, against the backdrop of a certain temperament bias. We might call this bias your psychological "type". The world of human relationship means everything to you, and the feelings of others are primary on the scale of your values. Yet you are often caught in a conflict between your need for warmth and closeness with others, and your need for privacy, space and the freedom to pursue your own interests - which often involve abstract concepts quite divorced from human reality. You have great compassion for the problems of others, and may often find yourself playing the role of the good mother or father [...] [..] You may also be gifted at working with others, because you possess not only insight but also the patience to wait for people to take their own time to develop; and you might make an excellent teacher or counselor or healer because you never expect more from people than what [...] III. Character and Shadow
In this comprehensive chapter of the Psychological Horoscope Liz Greene provides valuable insights about your essential character traits.The interplay between the conscious and unconscious sides of you is a constantly shifting dance, changing at different stages of your life and altering according to the pressures and challenges which you encounter. The tension between the primary characters in your inner drama is the source of energy which provides your life with movement, purpose, conflict and growth. [..] You know that nothing in life is free, and have learned the lesson of putting into things what you hope to get out of them; and you are not surprised when life turns out to be unfair sometimes and you are cheated of your deserved rewards, for that is simply how it is. You [...] [..] You find extremely idealistic people rather tiresome, because to you their vision of a perfect humanity or a perfect love, untainted by stress or conflict, seems merely childish - the escape route of the unformed individual who is still looking for Mother or Father in a [...] Hidden traits [..] There is a secret romantic within you, full of nebulous and ethereal visions, childlike and innocent, who looks out at life and sees nothing but what is lovely and good and kind; and you have a great dilemma with this shadow-side, because while you know that its vision is [...] A minor character [..] You trust those relationships which may admittedly lack flamboyant passion, but which have withstood hardship and testing; and you are profoundly suspicious of the grand infatuation which may turn out to be merely illusion. Although it may seem to others that you sometimes [...] IV. The Family Background
In the complete horoscope analysis, this chapter deals with your family myths as well as with your perception of your parents and their relationship.Although you are an individual, you have emerged from a family background. Thus you contain certain inner patterns, myths and attitudes toward life which you have acquired from the psychological soil of this background. V. Relationship Patterns
This chapter describes attitudes, needs and characteristic patterns in close one-to-one relationships.Both astrology and psychology teach us that nothing that occurs within a relationship is chance. Your birth horoscope describes what you are like inside, and therefore what kind of patterns, needs and compulsions you are likely to bring into your relationships with others. In the process of making peace with the harsh limits of reality, you have had to sacrifice many of your dreams - particularly your dreams of romantic love. Yet you are magnetically drawn to those men who can somehow help you to restore your faith in life - men who are themselves incurable romantics and who will never compromise their ideals in the ways that you have. Your realism gives you great strength and self-sufficiency; yet you have paid a price for it in the loss of your inner child with [...] [..] There is a rather sacrificial quality about your love, which makes you attracted to men who seem somehow victimised by life, or who appear to be denizens of a more spiritual world. You need to make more room in your personal life for magic and mystery, and also for greater [...] VI. Paths toward Integration
The final chapter of the Psychological Horoscope Analysis contains insights into the potential for growth as shown in your birth chart.The following paragraphs provide some suggestions of ways in which conscious effort might make it possible for you to achieve greater harmony between the different components within yourself, and to strengthen that centre of the personality which psychology calls the ego, the "I". Please read a complete sample horoscope (of another person).