challenges and difficulties
Phoenix fears of becoming emotionally dependent upon others, and may distance himself or deny his needs for relationships of closeness and intimacy so that he will not be vulnerable to rejection or abandonment. On the other hand, Joaquin Phoenix may cling excessively or need constant reassurance from loved ones and family. Developing a deep, inner sense of security, as well as the ability to give and receive nurturing are important tasks for Joaquin.
Joaquin Phoenix takes both his work and his health very seriously, but he may demand so much of his at work that he compromise his health. Joaquin can become a workaholic, not so much because he has lofty ambitions, but because he never feels like he has done enough. Joaquin Phoenix is overly responsible or overly conscientious at work, so much so that he may not enjoy it at all.
Phoenix can also get overly involved in self-improvement or his health, and he tends to be a bit of a hypochondriac.
Joaquin Phoenix tends to suppress his feelings and may be a bit inhibited in love relationships. Often times he may feel rejected or he may give the impression of rejecting others himself. Perhaps his mother or father has a difficult time showing their affection.
Joaquin Phoenix has a tendency to be too critical of himself. He may be plagued by feelings of guilt about some past events, leading to further self-doubt. Joaquin must learn to handle his frustration, depression and discontentment and try to overcome his lack of self-confidence.
He is inclined to exercise self-control and tries to suppress his inner excitability or irritability. Phoenix can be somewhat self-willed, though, and strive to be independent. If Joaquin Phoenix feels that someone is holding him down too much, he may suddenly break up the relationship.
His emotional life is likely to be somewhat strained and he has a tendency toward pessimism. Joaquin Phoenix may not feel as close in his relationships to his loved ones as he would like to be, and it could be difficult for Joaquin to give and receive love.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Joaquin Phoenix instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that he is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for him. The direction Joaquin Phoenix needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
It is easy for Joaquin Phoenix to become distracted from his path by the multitude of interesting choices, possibilities, and options available to him. Joaquin Phoenix needs to develop single mindedness and focus. Until Joaquin directs his attention to some of the big questions, such as "What is my life's purpose?" "What is really important to me and essential to my happiness?", he is apt to dabble, scatter his energies in many directions and engage in activities which are entertaining but ultimately neither fruitful nor enriching.
Having an overall vision for his life and aligning his daily activities so that they support rather than detract from Phoenix's larger purpose in life, is a significant step toward his personal development.
It is in any involvements he has with teams, clubs, organizations, networks, and the like that Joaquin Phoenix is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The qualities described above need to be channeled into some sort of group effort or experience, or have some impact on society at large.
The following are specific activities that will support Joaquin Phoenix in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Phoenix, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Joaquin Phoenix should become more aware of the spiritual side of life and its underlying unity by getting involved in charitable activities and opening up his psychic channels. Meditation that develops Phoenix's intuitive abilities, as well as learning about the unseen side of life through his own dream experiences or altered states of awareness, can be important steps in Joaquin's path.
Moreover, musical and artistic or imaginative endeavors will be important to him.
He is very obliging in his interaction with other people and can easily relate to them. Joaquin Phoenix is likely to have many friends and acquaintances who share the same ideas and viewpoints as he does.
Joaquin Phoenix has a very sympathetic and compassionate attitude toward others and shows his interest in their well-being. His relationships are more on a personal basis and people are drawn to Phoenix because of his sincerity and kindness.
Phoenix is a good team worker and has the ability to lead others. His relationships and associations with others tend to be harmonious and cooperative. Joaquin Phoenix may also have a very industrious family and he tends to be strongly tied to them.
Phoenix is inclined to seek out relationships with people who have the same interests and he has a desire to work with them toward obtaining mutually shared objectives. Some of Joaquin's contacts or introductions could come about suddenly.
He is very obliging and always looks for relationships with other people. Joaquin Phoenix tends to feel really at home with his family or in groups or associations that he may join. Joaquin has a strong desire to feel at one with his community.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Cancer
Saturn in 6th house
Saturn Opposition Moon/Venus
Saturn Opposition Moon/Mars
Saturn Opposition Moon/Uranus
Saturn Opposition Moon/MC
N. Node in Sagittarius
N. Node in 11th house
N. Node Conjunct Neptune
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/Asc.
N. Node Conjunct Venus/Asc.
N. Node Conjunct Mars/Asc.
N. Node Conjunct Uranus/Asc.
N. Node Conjunct Asc./MC