Patrycja is a certified End-of-Life Doula and a founder of Tree of Life, a private practice in Rockland County, NY dedicated to helping people plan, prepare, and experience their own death peacefully. She earned her accreditation from Doulagivers®, an internationally recognized leader in end-of-life training programs that offers a new, specialized non-medical holistic care. Patrycja holds a Master of Science degree in Chemistry from Silesian University of Technology in Gliwice, Poland. She is a member of the National End-of-Life Doula Alliance (NEDA) and is an active hospice volunteer. Patrycja is also a certified yoga teacher and a longtime practitioner and instructor of meditation.
When Patrycja became a direct-care hospice volunteer in 2011, she discovered her true calling – to help individuals at their last stage of life and support their loved ones through this challenging time. There is a dire need for personalized care and attention in this area. Patrycja is dedicated to filling these gaps. Over the years, she has learned that the end-of-life process, when approached with mindfulness and an open heart, can be the most intimate and meaningful experience. She provides a wholesome and peaceful environment and believes in empowering individuals with the choices that are available to them.