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Mary K. Spengler

Coping with the holidays

Many bereaved are more comfortable developing new holiday rituals or adapting family traditions.

Mary K. Spengler: Supporting the Sandwich Generation

Westchester County business owners, executives, managers and workers often struggle trying to find balance between work and home responsibilities. Those that fall in the...

Mary K. Spengler: Begin the conversation – the importance of advance...

It is rarely easy to start a discussion with a loved one about end-of-life care, yet there are many stories in the news about...

Mary Spengler: How complementary therapies can positively impact end-of-life care

Many providers, including Hospice of Westchester, recognize the importance of a holistic approach to treating the patient, not just their symptoms.

Caring for the caregiver

Caregiver obligations can place demands on their schedule and emotions, causing significant stress both in and outside of the workplace.

Column: Taking care of business, and a loved one

A combination of strategies, resources and support can help caregivers continue to focus on their work at the office while balancing the duties associated with caring for a loved one.