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 Bernard'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 Bernard, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] He is essentially a creature of the air, needing breathing space, brightness and the sense that he is surrounded by friends. He is naturally quick and articulate, and has an innate capacity to assess, weigh and analyse diverse facts a gift which will stand him well at [...] 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 Bernard's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] Although he needs love and approval as all children (and adults) do, he will display a remarkably powerful will and a determination to do and be what he wants from a very early age regardless of any efforts made by parents and family to produce a docile and conventionally [...] [..] In such cases, calm firmness is far more effective than violent anger or physical punishment. Nagging or a martyr's posture are also likely to produce the opposite of the desired result. Because he is intelligent and has a capacity for reasoning problems through, logical [...] Hidden traits Despite Bernard's powerful sense of individuality, his dependency on acceptance and approval from others should never be underestimated. As he develops, this dependency is likely to provoke conflict within him, for an important part of his personality development involves [...] 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. [..] No one, of course, can remain emotionally fused with another indefinitely, for it is in the nature of human beings to need separateness as well as closeness. Bernard too needs occasional breathing space to retreat into his own thoughts and define his own identity, although [...] [..] He will also want to compete with his father not to win any prize (such as his mother's love) but to test himself against his chosen model. This is a natural process through which he can gradually internalise the strong attributes he perceives in his father. Therefore [...] 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.