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 Jeb'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 Jeb, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] It is especially important, as he gets older and begins to perceive himself as an independent entity, to help him to understand these two sides of his nature. Because his strengths lie on the concrete side of life, Jeb may ignore the gifts of the imagination and concentrate [...] 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 Jeb's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] As he develops, his powerful urge to understand may lead to a gift at analytic thinking. He may display unusual intellectual abilities at school because he is likely to enjoy and appreciate the mental discipline as well as finding particular subjects especially the natural [...] [..] He may find strong emotions distinctly uncomfortable, both in himself and in others, and will go to great lengths to keep things calm and orderly. Parents who are frightened of their own disorderly emotions may increase his fear of his inner world. He needs to learn how [...] Hidden traits [..] Unfortunately the prevailing fashion in education may mitigate against such a creative interaction, since generally (save in specially orientated establishments such as the Rudolf Steiner schools) insufficient respect is given to the nonrational side of life. "Science" is [...] 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 may sometimes be overly serious about his feelings, and can be withdrawn, touchy and defensively proud. But he has an innate belief in the durability of real love and expects the same constancy and dedication that he himself is prepared to provide. Shallow and changeful [...] [..] Parental conflict should never be used as a justification to curtail the time father and son are able to spend together. Although it is also important that Jeb and his father are able to simply have fun together, there is a deeper and more serious element underpinning this [...] 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.