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 her characteristic approach to life.The rich array of individual abilities and potentials portrayed in Antonia'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 her alone. This mysterious "something" is already at work within Antonia, helping her to develop her personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to her. Antonia possesses a clear, strong and objective mind, and is on her way toward developing into a person who will always favour reason over chaos and harmony over emotional turmoil. Mental acumen is apparent in her rapid grasp of concepts, her obvious pleasure in communicating [...] 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 Antonia's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] She recoils from anything base, coarse or brutish, whether on the physical or the emotional level, and in early childhood may show her distress at prolonged exposure to this rougher side of life through constant crying or psychosomatic symptoms. She is not "weak" or cowardly. But [...] [..] She loves to be busy, and would benefit from hobbies especially crafts, where she can express her love of detail and beauty. She may also be a quick reader, and when she reaches school age may display a definite studiousness which wins the hearts of teachers. Parents [...] Hidden traits [..] It is hard enough for many adults to fully integrate their more primitive instincts, and Antonia may need a good deal of understanding and support from parents as she tries to come to terms with this hidden side of her personality. In early childhood her emotions may erupt [...] IV. Emotional Needs and Patterns in Relationships
This chapter contains valuable information on the child's basic needs and the relationship with her 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. [..] An emotionally inhibited domestic atmosphere is hurtful and disappointing to her, and when loved ones are not there she will miss them terribly (and expect them to miss her equally in return). She needs an element of theatre in her relationships, and may provoke dramatic [...] [..] It is most important that Antonia's mother recognises and honours her daughter's need to please her without burdening the girl with impossible expectations. Such expectations might make the mother unnecessarily critical of Antonia and could undermine the girl's confidence. If [...] 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 her own way to develop her 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.