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 John Jr.'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 John Jr., helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him.
[..] Because John Jr. is likely to grow into such a deeply responsible and essentially caring child, there is not much likelihood of his taking life and others for granted. But there are real creative gifts here which should not be overlooked, either by others or by John Jr. [...] 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 John Jr.'s inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] A certain calmness and restraint may be evident in his manner, even toward emotive issues which would be guaranteed to raise storms in other children. Truth as a concept will become extremely important to John Jr. as he grows up. His quest is not only for knowledge, but [...] [..] Parents and teachers may sometimes find this disturbing, as though he were willfully rejecting advice or help. But he must first develop a coherent inner map of how things fit together, and he will utilise all this information when he feels secure enough to do so. John [...] 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. [..] This means that he is determined to have the response (and the person) he wants and will do everything possible (albeit quietly) to wear down the opposition if his needs are not immediately met. He is capable of attaching himself with great intensity to those he loves, [...] [..] Therefore he may sometimes exhibit very provocative behaviour toward his father, and this needs to be understood not as a desire to be difficult but as a perfectly healthy need to push against someone he loves, admires and wants to emulate. Because John Jr. perceives power [...] 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.