mental interests and abilities
She is highly interested in inner, subjective and personal issues, and her thinking is based more on feelings, intuition, personal experiences and prejudices, than on reason or logic. Intellectual abilities and accomplishments without heart or soul mean little to Shanna. She is empathic and would be an excellent counselor, for she is a sensitive listener and deeply interested in people's feelings and inner life. In addition to psychology, Shanna Ferrigno is drawn to education, art, poetry, music or mythology. She is not particularly confident about speaking in public, but will open up and share her thoughts in small, intimate groups. Ferrigno enjoys keeping a personal journal and reading the chronicles of others' lives and personal development.
Inquisitive and communicative, Shanna's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and she is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. Her attention span may be rather brief; Ferrigno has many and diverse interests, and is easily distracted. Ferrigno learns quickly, is eager to pass on what she is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Shanna Ferrigno would be an excellent teacher or counselor for she listens sympathetically and encourages others to express their inner thoughts and feelings. People trust and confide in Shanna, and she is able to read between the lines and sense what their feelings are as well as what they are saying. Ferrigno works well with and understands women as well as the emotional, feminine side of life. She is articulate on personal (rather than factual or technical) subjects. Keeping a diary or journal would be satisfying for Ferrigno. Shanna Ferrigno also has a talent for learning languages.
Shanna Ferrigno appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design and beauty. She could develop considerable technical skills as an artist, designer, craftsman or creative writer. Ferrigno could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Shanna Ferrigno has the ability to please and harmonize well with others and a talent for assuaging strain in the relationships of other people. Her sense of humor, tact, and personal charm are a great asset when working with people one-on-one.
Shanna Ferrigno has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. She is not a specialist for she seeks a broad overview; she wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest her.
She also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to her success in the business world. However, Ferrigno's optimism and grand vision can also get her into trouble. Shanna Ferrigno sometimes promises more than she can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt her later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of Ferrigno's, especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Shanna Ferrigno may travel extensively in her work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for her.
Although she is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Shanna Ferrigno is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Ferrigno combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Shanna has an introverted frame of mind and tends to dissect or deeply analyze her own inner life and experiences as well as those of others.
Although broadminded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Ferrigno's mind is clear and practical as well. Her wide-ranging ideas and interests are grounded by a sense of realism and order. At times Shanna Ferrigno may seesaw between her optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and her skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Shanna Ferrigno has an aptitude for solving difficult mental problems due to her careful, methodical approach, attention to detail and tenacity in following a matter through to its conclusion. Shanna Ferrigno has well-honed powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Ferrigno can get entirely wrapped up in her own thoughts and completely engrossed in a minor detail. She is slow and cautious, but extremely thorough in her work. Conservative and somewhat of a skeptic, she may be narrow-minded or closed to any idea that has no concrete proof or scientific verification. She prefers dealing with facts rather than abstract speculation. Shanna Ferrigno may also be distrustful or fearful of anything she cannot understand with her rational mind. She is well-suited to work in research or any field that requires careful study and thought.
Although she may intend to cooperate or collaborate in her relationships with others, Shanna Ferrigno is inclined to use them to serve her own ends. A bit impatient and aggressive, she may be over eager to gain the advantage.
She is willing to grow and gather experience through her relationships with others. Ferrigno gives and receives good suggestions or stimulating ideas and tends to cultivate an intense exchange of thoughts. Shanna Ferrigno has a need for social contact and entertainment.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Cancer
Mercury in 3rd house
Moon Trine Mercury
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury Square Jupiter
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury Conjunct Mars/N. Node
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.