Join Brenda and Donna in the “Journey to Being” retreat experience. 

Bring together your past, present and future self to shine the light on your life and your purpose.

You will leave the retreat feeling renewed, energized and focused.

Workshop sessions will center on guided mindfulness, energy balancing and healing, soul connection, and life coaching. You will have the opportunity to work in groups as well as individually with Brenda and Donna.

The retreat will weave together the pieces of your journey to becoming your whole, true, authentic self. We look forward to traveling alongside you, providing guidance, and watching you soar!

When: Saturday October 26, 2019 – Sunday October 27, 2019

This two-day immersive experience will be held at Mercy Spiritual Center. 

Your rate includes two nights of lodging in a private room, A 30 minute IET  energy healing session, A 30 minute life coaching session and a 30 minute spiritual counseling session, in addition to all workshop sessions. Your stay will also include breakfast and lunch on both days. The cost is $250 - $285.

*You will receive an invoice upon registration via email. Payment will need to be made in full, 10 days prior to retreat.

If you have any questions prior to registration, please contact us @ 585-545-8192 or you can email Brenda at



Brenda Gilasso is an empath  and faced numerous challenges in her youth. In her 20’s, she began connecting with those in need of healing as part of her purpose.  Each road on her path has deepened her connection with Spirit. Brenda is a Certified Integrated Energy Therapy Master, Certified Assertiveness Coach, and Life Coach. She is the creator of Hands From Above - through angelic healing, teaching, guiding, coaching, love and light – peace, empowerment and enlightenment can occur.


 Donna Marcello-DeRycke holds a Bachelors Degree in Psychology and is a certified counselor in addictions and also certified in recovery coaching. She has spent over 21 years at a local non-profit, focusing on goal planning, social connectivity, overall wellness, overcoming barriers and person-centered treatment.