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 Otto'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 Otto, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him.
[..] He will already be building up an inner code of "oughts" and "shoulds" based on his innately ethical nature, which may grow more sophisticated as he develops but which form the fundamental backdrop to his perception of life. It is not a good idea to add too many more of [...] 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 Otto's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] He is not well able to cope with the favouritism, power battling and emotional manipulation which occurs in so many families, for he has no talent for such games. Perhaps he sees a little too much too clearly for one so young, and he has a fine nose for the smell of others' [...] [..] A possessive or overprotective parent may have difficulty in understanding Otto, for he may not display the desired dependency on home and family. As he develops, he may reveal a strangely detached quality, and the sort of small issues which arouse strong emotional reactions [...] Hidden traits [..] This internal contradiction could result in his "testing" everyone to see just where the limits are although this may easily appear to be simply an effort to break down those limits. Thus, while he may at times rebel forcibly against domestic routines and structures, [...] 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. [..] If he feels he is being treated unfairly or cruelly he may seek comfort in food or material objects, but any chronic overemphasis on these things reflects his deep anxiety in the face of a chaotic or emotionally ambiguous environment. Otto has an instinctively kind heart [...] [..] At the core of the boy's deep attachment to his father is a profound sense of compassion perhaps unformulated and unsophisticated, but genuine nonetheless. Although it may seem strange for a child to have such adult feelings toward a parent, Otto's father is for his son [...] 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.