I Am More Than Just A Girl

I Am More Than Just A Girl - Empowered. Informed. Equal.

Created on: Nov-23-2011   Published on: Dec-08-2011


8.5" x 8.5" - Perfect Binding - Softcover - Color - Photo Book
Theme: Teen    Sales Term: Everyone
36 pages    12647 reads    1 people's favorite    10 likes   
ISBN: 9781605003221
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A book to empower young women with information, creative exercises and loving acceptance. There are fun activities and journal pages so you can be creative. The book is intended for residents of the USA, because of the hotline resources listed inside. Still any young woman can read this book, there are even some young men that could read it and learn.

Topics Covered in This Book: *Positive thinking *Self Defense *Beauty and Image *Anger and Stress Management *Confidence *Women's rights *Career *Education *Empowerment *Individualism *Volunteer and Community involvement *Acceptance of others *Sexual assault *Domestic violence and Bullying

Resources and Creative Exercises included in this book: *Journal Pages *Self expression *Affirmations *Inspirational and motivational activities *Meditation *Self defense guide with instructional images *National Hot-lines

A curriculum that goes along with this book is available for your organization. Free with purchase.

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Win a copy of this book at MoreThanAGirl.webs.com. It is free to enter for US residents, ages 13 or older. To enter, simply leave a comment about what it means or how it feels to be empowered.

Praise for, I Am More Than Just a Girl:

“I Am More Than Just a Girl: Empowered. Informed. Equal”, by Leah Oviedo is an inspiration to girls across the globe. This book is so profound in that it is am empowerment tool to encourage girls to reach for the stars. Girl Power United, Inc. supports these efforts and appreciates Leah’s ability to motivate and challenge young women to reach their full potential. Girl Power United, Chesapeake, VA.

“Your book inspired me and my mentorship program. You broke down the power of a mentor and why it is needed in today's society.” Tiffany Chase, Youth and Community Advocate at Voice 4 Society, New York.

"I love it (I Am More Than Just a Girl). I am going to use it for one of my programs as the curriculum." -LaRosha Paul, Big Dreamz Inc., Charlotte, NC.

“This book encourages girls to be strong, confident, inspired, and have the will to give back! Girls will finish this book knowing that they are beautifully made and embrace their uniqueness. I am the Founder of a girls program and this book, along with the curriculum, has truly helped to make my workshops successful. The activities and discussions in this book certainly make for an enjoyable experience for the girls.” LaNetta Price, F.L.Y. Mentoring Services Inc. Houston, TX.

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Leah Oviedo is a self defense instructor, artist, author and activist in southern California. Her background includes work in areas of business management, art, foster youth, domestic violence, sexual assault and environmental sustainability. Individual empowerment is a recurring theme in her work. After working in various fields she realized that she could make a positive difference working in prevention and educating people on how to make positive life choices.

She regularly writes articles on a variety of topics including art, human rights and individual empowerment.

In 2011 she created Impower You, a resource and motivational site for young adults.

In 2008 she started Investing In Women, a business resource and mentoring program for women entrepreneurs.