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 Pierre'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 Pierre, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] Because his strengths lie on the concrete side of life, Pierre may ignore the gifts of the imagination and concentrate on physical activities and on producing good results in the outer world. He will probably respond with intelligence and patience to the material requirements [...] 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 Pierre's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] He does not really trust instinct or impulse, but derives his feeling of safety and stability through defining everything and everyone he meets. For this reason displays of intense emotion are liable to make him uncomfortable, and any "double messages" or indirect communication [...] [..] This combination of elements within his personality could prove immensely creative, linking his natural versatility and quickness with the desire to anchor his ideas in some kind of concrete form. The more he can be encouraged to develop a range of interests and hobbies, [...] 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. [..] Pierre tends to equate emotional security with the everyday glue that holds life in place the same Cornflakes with the family at breakfast, the same walk around the park in the afternoon, the same ritual of feeding the cat in the evening. Calmness, familiarity and practical [...] [..] But Pierre will not understand why his father has gone away, emotionally or physically, and will therefore find it harder internalise the positive side of such experiences unless his father is prepared to engage in dialogue with him. The mental level of this relationship [...] 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.