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 Mantovani'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 Mantovani, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] Consequently much time and energy are likely to be spent in soliciting loving and affirmative responses from parents and family. But this child's moods and needs tend to be cyclical, and he also must withdraw at times to replenish himself and discover a clear sense of identity [...] 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 Mantovani's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] This is not because Mantovani does not care for others. On the contrary, special people mean an enormous amount to him and he is capable of great loyalty and long-lasting affection. But he is a very private person, and this will become more evident as he grows up. It [...] [..] Even if he cannot articulate what he perceives, he instinctively knows when people are essentially kind and decent or essentially hard and unfeeling, whatever their outer behaviour. This instinctive wisdom comes from deep within him, and parents may learn a great deal from [...] Hidden traits [..] He would be condemning himself to an unnecessarily painful isolation if he retreats defensively into a proud and inaccessible stance toward other children. His instinctive mistrust of any group situation may be based on real experiences of hurtful behaviour. It may also [...] 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. [..] Stories, gossip, news all these are lifeblood for him, and he cannot bear to be left in silence or frustrated in his desire to have all his questions answered. So deeply important is communication to Mantovani that he needs it even more than physical affection. He has [...] [..] But as Mantovani gets older his need will be revealed as something deeper, for he looks to his father for a quality of emotional solidity which is just as important as practical reliability. Of course no parent, however hard-working and responsible, can exhibit granite-like [...] 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.