I'm sorry, a what? Yes, there are times where she needs help, but she's, what, 17 in the current season? I wouldn't call her a 'damsel in distress'.
She's 17, and already a General in the Republic Military?
Isn't she still an apprentice?
Sometimes I wonder if the Republic would ever win without the "Herp Derp Good Guy handicap" thing going for them.