challenges and difficulties
Doherty either overvalues or undervalues her possessions and assets. She can also go to extremes in dealing with bodily needs and desires, being either hedonistic or ascetic. Shannen Doherty may deny herself sensual pleasure and enjoyment of the fruits of her labors. She may also be stingy and unable to give freely. Many times Shannen Doherty feels that she does not have "enough" to make her feel secure, regardless of how much (money, insurance, etc.) she has!
Shannen may be plagued by fear of the unknown, of change, and/or of death. She strongly resists changes and transitions rather than greeting them with curiosity or a spirit of adventure, which makes them much harder for her.
On another level entirely, Shannen Doherty is very careful about joining forces, and especially her material resources, with others. Doherty wants to keep her own and other people's property and assets very distinct.
Very cautious and reserved, Shannen Doherty may find it difficult to express herself. She is a bit inhibited around others and does not seem to derive much cooperation from them, which causes Shannen to be disappointed.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Shannen Doherty instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that she is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for her. The direction Shannen Doherty needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Shannen Doherty's path lies in cultivating idealism and humanitarian feelings, being concerned with how Doherty's actions impact the world at large, perhaps becoming more aware of the social implications of Doherty's life style and personal choices or becoming active politically. Participating in organizations that support Doherty's ideals is one way to do this.
When under stress she is likely to become overly focused on herself and her own little world.
Instead of "how will this benefit or hurt me?" Doherty's focus needs to shift to "how will this affect us all?".
Ideally, Shannen Doherty needs to strike a balance between doing for herself and doing for others, by discovering how Doherty's unique gifts can benefit others.
The arena she is most likely to wrestle with these issues is in playful self-expression, games or sports, and creativity. Shannen Doherty should try to develop any artistic, expressive, creative potentials she feels she possesses, utilizing the qualities described above.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Taurus
Saturn in 8th house
Saturn Opposition Mars/Asc.
N. Node in Aquarius
N. Node in 5th house