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 James D.'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 James D., helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] Heavily authoritarian approaches are only likely to make James D. intractable if not overtly, then covertly through sabotage. And the life-force within this child is so rich and vibrant that extra effort to understand and contain him will be well worth the energy and [...] 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 James D.'s inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] His need for independence will affect every area of his development, from taking his first steps to achieving high goals at school. He will always feel happy and confident when he has succeeded in overcoming an obstacle or winning against the competition. Do not try to [...] [..] Rather than reacting with blind anger or trying to break his will, it would be more productive if family members could hold firm to agreed rules while remaining as consistently calm, fair and loving as possible. Obviously no parent is perfect and every human being sometimes [...] Hidden traits [..] Hidden confusion and bewilderment can undermine his determination and confidence, and he is secretly far more dependent on others than he may ever be able to acknowledge. In early childhood his defences have not yet formed. But as he gets older he is likely to hide his [...] 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. [..] Attentiveness and interest matter a great deal to him he needs to be listened to, not just cuddled and so do those small but important affectionate gestures which affirm that love is not being taken for granted. He will readily understand social niceties such as thank-you [...] [..] Although his father may feel anything but powerful at times, nevertheless the son is a little mesmerised by his father and sometimes even a little frightened of him, even though his father's behaviour and manner may in no way merit this. But it is a mythic figure of subtle [...] 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.