My Legacy To Our Daughters And Yours: Contemporary Issues: Insights and Solutions for Girls and Parents by Dr. Ursula BellMy Legacy To Our Daughters And Yours: Contemporary Issues: Insights and Solutions for Girls and Parents by Dr. Ursula Bell

My Legacy To Our Daughters And Yours: Contemporary Issues: Insights and Solutions for Girls and…

byDr. Ursula Bell

Hardcover | May 14, 2017

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My Legacy to Our Daughters and Yours discusses contemporary issues confronting our daughters, women and their families in our 21st-century societies. There are bullies at every corner of our children s schools, hallways, playgrounds, locker rooms, drill teams, lunch tables, on cyberspace. The book is a web of eye-opening true life stories and unimaginable incidents involving girls of all ages, their families and the women in their lives, carefully presented by Dr. Bell.

Most families understand that raising girls into gracious, kind, respectful and responsible ladies who ultimately become powerful community contributors and great leaders of their time amid the challenges of contemporary society requires a multifaceted strategy, a solid framework, dedication and an unwavering faith in God. Dr. Bell meticulously outlines strategies that anyone can utilize to effectively mitigate the challenges in raising girls.

  • Understanding some of the most pressing issues confronting our daughters.
  • How to better equip our daughters for ultimate success in the real world.
  • How to help navigate our daughters through serious issues.
  • How to help our girls realize their full potential.

Overview of topics discussed:

  • Mothers, Days & Daughters 
  • The Bully and the Bullied 
  • Unhealthy Relationships 
  • Educational Truancy
  • Drugs and Alcohol
  • Peer Victimization
  • Cyberbullying
  • Underage Sex
  • Peer Pressure
  • Individualism
  • Friends
Dr. Bell is an American Healthcare scholar who has worked in public health for all her professional life, serving various hospitals including the Baylor Healthcare System in leadership and in executive positions. She currently works for a private, for-profit acute care hospital in Dallas. She also provides private mentorship and consul...
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Title:My Legacy To Our Daughters And Yours: Contemporary Issues: Insights and Solutions for Girls and…Format:HardcoverDimensions:382 pages, 9 × 6 × 1 inPublished:May 14, 2017Publisher:Higgins PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1941580653

ISBN - 13:9781941580653

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Table of Contents

  • ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
  • CONTENTS
  • PREFACE
  • S E C T I O N 1
  • The Backdrop:
  • A Lesson Lessons from Mother
  • The Open Secret
  • A Third-Grade Boy of Sorrow
  • This Little Lady’s Secret
  • The Ready Belt
  • A Lone Voice in Our Midst
  • Rampant and Enduring
  • Intentional or Unintentional
  • Do Not Judge Others
  • Potentially Transgenerational
  • What the Deal Is
  • All That Glitters Is Not Gold: The Hidden Truth
  • Contempt Breeds Contempt
  • Bridge to Self-Confidence
  • S E C T I O N  2
  • Education
  • Shared Responsibilities
  • Right Here at Home
  • Ordinary Recipe, Extraordinary Results
  • Transitioning to the Hill
  • LEDD—My Blueprint
  • Make the Mark—the Gift of Time
  • Partnering for Success
  • To Each Their Own
  • Far from the Truth
  • The Exceptional Nation
  • The Choice
  • Peer Pressure, Fitting In, and Vulnerabilities
  • Mel
  • Ingrid
  • Eve
  • S E C T I O N  3
  • Bullying, Intimidation, and Peer Victimization
  • A Nightmare
  • A Surprising Early Beginning: Bullied at Four
  • Sixth Grade—No Place for This in Our Family
  • Middle School Longtime “Friends”
  • Cyberbullying: The Cowards
  • Mary-Lou
  • Behind Professional Walls
  • We Are Not Alone
  • Where Are the Solution Starter Kits?
  • Dance, Study, and Fight Together for Solutions
  • Fighting It as a Village
  • Sowing Seeds
  • S E C T IO N  4
  • Faith Journey
  • Faith Graciously and Faithfully,
  • Father The Journey—with Twists and Turns
  • Love and a Grateful Heart on the Enduring Journey
  • S E C T I O N  5
  • Friendship
  • The Concept of Friendship Reciprocity
  • Time Factors into its Growth
  • Qualitative versus Quantitative
  • The Best Friend Notes
  • Following This Discussion
  • S E C T I O N  6
  • A Few Important Topics
  • Modern Times and Diversity
  • The Facts of the Matter
  • Note Worthy
  • Impactful Words and Actions
  • The Bottom Linings
  • Killers on the Roads
  • In the Know
  • Knowing May Be Half the Battle
  • B and G
  • N and V
  • CY
  • Answering Our Daughter’s Questions
  • Little Things Make the Difference
  • Lady Keep the Peace
  • Family Matters
  • Cradling Love and Trust
  • Breaking Is Infeasible 
  • So Close Yet So Far 
  • Peaceful Gatekeepers 
  • Forgiveness: Forgive and Be Forgiven
  • A Different Bridge to Fame
  • My Choice or Yours
  • Educating Our Daughters
  • SECTION 7
  • My Open Letter to Our Daughters
  • APPENDIX
  • Karen Michelle Bell’s Persuasive Speech “Stop Bullying Now”
  • GLOSSARY
  • REFERENCES

Editorial Reviews

“In this book Dr. Bell carefully depicts true life in all social-economic classes. Her inclusion of the numerous challenges we face daily as families raising girls with their best interest at heart, and using explicit data from verifiable sources to help us understand more and better equip our children for their ultimate success in the real world is amazing and highly educational.” —  Gayle, Mother & Clinical Psychologist “Dr. Bell is speaking to all women in her well written book and gift to all of our daughters, and all the women in our lives, young or old. The best thing about “My Legacy to Our Daughters and Yours” is that it is a timeless piece of work and would serve generations of women.”?— Dr. Alexa, Mother & Pediatrician “Considered our nation’s most precious resources and future leaders, our daughters’ journey from their cradle to board rooms as admirable leaders, community collaborators, gracious ladies, loving mothers and wives, genuine friends and compassionate neighbors amidst challenges form the core of the narratives and strategies by Dr. Bell in My Legacy to Our Daughters and Yours.”?—  Dr. Goldman, Father & MD