you a consulting astrologer, working in the helping professions or a
student becoming a counselling astrologer? Maybe you can recognize
yourself in the short descriptions below:-)
Rising or Mars in the 7th house:
Your power: stimulating
Your pitfall: taking too many decisions for others (who consequently
can be too Libran and then not make decisions for themselves).
Rising- Scorpio on the Descendant or Pluto in the 7th house:
Your power: providing
stability to clients who go through emotional upheavals.
Your pitfall: get too locked in on yourself as a defense mechanism
towards clients who wish to go deeper and deeper or who dominate the
rising - Sagittarius on the Descendant or Mercurius in the 1st or
Jupiter in the 7th:
Your power: ability to listen
Your pitfall: too airy about things, too verbal from fear that the
other knows everything already and you don't know anything.
rising - Capricorn on the Descendant, or Moon conjunt the Ascendant,
or Saturn in the 7th:
Your power: truly serious
and indepth consultations.
Your pitfall: to mother over the other and create dependency (from
own insecurity in consultations)
Rising - Aquarius on the Descendant or Sun near the Ascendant:
Your power: to radiate
vitality and living force towards the other who may be too much
"in the head"
Your pitfall: self-importance, talking too much of yourself.
Rising - Pisces on the Descendant or Neptune in the 7th:
Your power: to offer
practical solutions to people in distress
Your pitfall: to affirm people in their role of being a victim (and
to constantly attract victims)
on the Ascendant or Descendant or Mars in the 7th house:
Your power: to help people in their
relationships (i.e. harmonization with surroundings)
Your pitfall: not being aware that you project Aries onto the other
who may consequently start to fight with you.
rising - Taurus on the Descendant, or Pluto rising:
Your power: to offer the
other a sense of stability (i.e. projecting Taurus), thereby
attracting people in emotional distress easily who trust you.
Your pitfall: to continuously wish to transform others, i.e. also
those who never asked for it.
Rising- Gemini on the Descendant, or Jupiter in the first house:
Your power: to provide insight.
Your pitfall: not listening and already having all the answers. Or
teaching rather than being in a consultation.
rising- Cancer on the Descendant, or Saturn in the 1st, or Moon in
Your power: knowing what you are talking
about and being sensitive in a conversation.
Your pitfall: being too much the authority and making the other feel
vulnerable (and dependent getting dependent people on your path)
rising - Leo on the Descendant, or Uranus in the 7th or 8th:
Your power: to offer a
wider perspective, the power to decondition others from negative
Your pitfall: shocking others with too many new ideas, liking
surprise techniques too much.
rising- Virgo on the Descendant or Neptune conjunct the Ascendant.
endless compassion and empathy
Your pitfall: not being clear so that the other starts criticizing (or
you may be evasive for fear of criticism from the other)
Joyce Hoen DF Astrol S, 2007: this is copyrighted material and
may not be reproduced without permission. In Dutch it has been
published in "Astro-Time".