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Struggling with Anxiety, Depression or Trauma? Experience a Dramatic Transformation in Just 6 Days, Even If You Feel You've Tried Everything Else!

Did you know that without appropriate intervention, up to one-third of individuals with depression or anxiety disorders may experience symptoms persisting for several years?

In fact, most people who do not seek timely help can struggle with these conditions for up to a decade or more on average.


Ignoring anxiety, depression, or trauma can lead to more severe consequences like developing chronic health issues, social isolation, and reduced quality of life.

(Source: National Institute of Mental Health, American Psychological Association, World Health Organization)

Here’s the problem you face: You live life day to day with so much sadness and anxiety whether its because of past traumas or life’s pressures.


This has lead you into depression.


Your days feel hopeless, you have a hard time sleeping, you feel so anxious that you can’t do anything else properly.


You feel like you are unworthy and sometimes thoughts of suicide creep in.


You try maintenance meds, it helps you get by, but all it does is numb the pain but not really help it.


You feel like its a band-aid solution.


You ever wonder when you are getting out of it? Or is there even a solution to your inner problems?


You even pray for it. Heck, you even question who is listening to your prayers?


But what if there was really a solution? Not a band-aid solution, but a root cause solution that will help you combat and manage Your anxiety, depression, and traumas.


This is what we do at Hiraya Wellness Retreat - we address the problem of mental illness from the root cause and allow you to face it and manage it so that you can start living the best life you are meant to live.


You can say its years worth of therapy wrapped in 6 days.


You can call it life-changing or you can also call it the answer to your prayers.


All we know is we offer an effective alternative that is life-changing.


Palawan, Philippines

Why Choose Hiraya Wellness Retreat?

•   Unique 3-Step Plant Medicine Treatment – Embark on a Transformative Journey with Our Plant Medicine Treatment – Inspired by a wealth of scientific studies on plant-based therapies, our unique treatment is crafted to address mental health issues with safety and efficacy.

The first treatment begins with a deep cleanse and detoxifying of your mind and body, setting the stage for root cause mental healing.


The second treatment is dedicated to mental reset and reconnection of your mind, paving the way for your renewed mindset.

During this phase, many find that their fears and anxieties begin to dissolve, leading to profound realizations and a wealth of insights that can be transformative in overcoming personal challenges.


Our third treatment is a journey towards emotional liberation.


It's designed to help you release deep-seated burdens, embrace forgiveness, and find inner peace.


This healing process is key to reconnecting with yourself, offering a renewed sense of hope and clarity for anyone grappling with depression.

Our holistic approach is designed for deep, lasting change, offering a path to wellness that harmonizes traditional wisdom with contemporary understanding.

•   Introspective Workshops & Workbook – these sessions equip you with essential tools for emotional resilience, self-discovery, and clairty, paving your path to healing and personal empowerment.

•   Yoga - Unlock the Power of Breath – in our yoga sessions, discover how controlled breathing is a key to mastering mental well-being.


Each breath is a step towards tranquility, helping you to calm your mind, reduce anxiety, and restore balance.

•   Located in a Private Island Paradise of Palawan Philippines -

(*** Voted the World’s Best Island in 2013, 2016, 2017, and 2020 by Travel + Leisure Magazine.)

Did you know that immersing yourself in nature can dramatically improve mental health?

Research shows that being in natural environments can reduce stress levels by up to 25% and significantly enhance mood and cognitive function.


The healing power of nature is a well-documented scientific fact.

This is why we've selected Palawan, a breathtaking paradise, as the setting for your mental rejuvenation journey.


Picture a place so serene it feels like a slice of heaven on Earth.


Palawan, consistently ranked among the world's most beautiful islands, offers an idyllic backdrop for deep healing and transformative insights.


Here, surrounded by stunning beaches and lush greenery, your journey to a healthier, calmer mind begins.

•   Integration of Learnings - Our program ensures that the insights and skills you gain are not just for the retreat but for life.


Learn how to integrate these new tools into your everyday life, empowering you to maintain and build upon your mental wellness journey long after the retreat ends.


•   Post Retreat Support – Benefit from ongoing support after your retreat experience.


This continuous care ensures you have the guidance and resources needed to successfully implement and sustain the positive changes in your life, providing a safety net as you navigate your path to wellness.


•   All Inclusive Package – Immerse yourself in a healing experience where every detail is taken care of.


From the comfort of ocean-view rooms to the nourishment of carefully prepared meals, every aspect of your stay is designed for relaxation and rejuvenation.


Our all-inclusive package covers everything – local airport transfers, sumptuous dining, relaxation massages, and all treatments.


This comprehensive approach ensures that your focus remains undivided on your mental wellness journey, free from the distractions of planning and logistics.


We've curated this experience to provide you with a seamless, stress-free environment, where the only thing you need to concentrate on is your path to well-being.


Expert Guidance & Care: At Hiraya Wellness Retreat, you are in the hands of seasoned professionals who understand the intricacies of mental wellness and mental development.

With a limit of only 8 participants per retreat, we ensure the utmost individual care and attention for you during your transformative mental journey.


Dr. Noreen Molina brings over 20 years of experience to the table, with a storied career in psychiatry that has allowed her to experience a spectrum of healing modalities, from traditional to intensive to holistic. Her approach is both scientific and empathetic, offering a synthesis of the most effective practices tailored to individual needs.


Joining her are Ziggie Gonzales and Marina Bulaong, our retreat facilitators whose life work epitomizes the transformative power of our offerings.


Ziggie, a certified practitioner in Trauma-Informed Yoga and Embodied Facilitation, has studied under various guides and completed an intensive certification in Psychedelic Assisted Therapy. His dedication to merging the esoteric with the scientific paves the way for a journey of self-discovery in a safe and supportive environment.


Marina Bulaong, our Yoga Instructor & Retreat Facilitator, complements the team with her expertise in Traditional Yoga and her commitment to nurturing spaces for self-reflection and spiritual exploration. Her approach is designed to guide you back to your innermost self, promoting a lifestyle filled with inner peace and fulfillment.

PS: No filters, no edits – just real nature at Palawan, Philippines. Go full screen for the true view.

"My time at Hiraya Wellness Retreat was an eye-opening and life-changing experience.
The personalized approach and supportive team allowed me to confront and heal deep-seated emotional traumas that I had. I left feeling refreshed, renewed, and ready to take on life with newfound clarity and purpose."

Testimonial by Lena from Germany

Please note: To uphold the privacy of our attendees, the testimonials only include first names. We deeply value confidentiality in our program and respect the privacy of every individual who embarks on this transformative journey with us.

PS: No filters, no edits – just real nature at Palawan, Philippines. Go full screen for the true view.

Choose a Date Available & Apply for a
Hiraya Mental Wellness Retreat

*Please note: each attending guest will need to submit an individual application.

Applications are processed Monday – Friday and take 2-3 business days to complete.

You will receive a confirmation email from once your application has been processed that will include details on how to continue.

6-Day Mental Wellness
Nature Retreat
l Soft Launch Rate from
USD $7,700 to now only USD $5,700!
(Payments are done via Paypal or Local Bank Transfers)

At $950 per day, invest in a life-changing journey that transcends a retreat, opening doors to mental clarity, wellness, and a renewed sense of purpose.

Note: Prices may slightly vary based on room availability.

We understand that every journey to wellness is unique.


That's why we guarantee a personalized approach to your retreat experience, ensuring that your individual needs and preferences are meticulously catered to.


And if you're feeling like you've tried everything but still haven't found the solution, we believe this retreat could be the turning point for you.


This is more than just a retreat; it's an opportunity to start living the best life possible.


You've encountered this opportunity for a reason – it's time to embrace the change you've been seeking.


Trust in a new beginning and take a leap of faith towards a life filled with more peace, understanding, and joy.

P.S. Seize this opportunity to be among the exclusive 8 participants in our transformative monthly retreat in Palawan.


Spaces are highly limited and offered on a first-come, first-serve basis. Act now to secure your spot and begin your journey towards a more peaceful and fulfilling life.


This is your moment to embrace change and experience something truly life-changing.

Retreat Inclusions

At Hiraya Wellness Retreat, we believe in providing an all-encompassing experience that addresses every aspect of your mental, emotional, and physical well-being.


Our 6-day retreat is designed to be an immersive journey of self-discovery, healing, and personal growth. To help you make the most of your time with us, we've carefully curated a range of inclusions that cater to your every need:

  • 6 days & 5 nights accommodations in a private island experience in Busuanga, Palawan, Philippines. Every room offers a sea view, allowing you to witness sunrises that resemble exquisite nature paintings.

  • Inclusive of deliciously locally-sourced meals and drinks that nourish your body and soul.

  • Pre-Retreat call with the Hiraya Wellness Team (Facilitator & MD Psychiatrist) to discuss your individual needs and expectations.

  • Daily workshops and classes led by experienced facilitators, covering topics such as mindfulness, emotional healing, nature therapy, sacred plant medicine, and mind management.

  • Yoga, movement, and breathwork sessions to help you reconnect with your body and mind.

  • Plant Medicine Ceremonies 

  • Island tour experience to explore the breathtaking beauty of Palawan.

  • Special Massage Treatments for relaxation and rejuvenation.

  • Roundtrip airfare from Manila to Busuanga Airport.

  • Roundtrip airport transfers from Recommended Hotel to Local Airport Terminal and from Busuanga Airport to the private island - La Estancia, Busuanga.

***Please note that the retreat package does not include airfare from your country of origin to Manila. However, our partner travel agency can assist you with any additional travel arrangements within the Philippines.

PS: No filters, no edits – just real nature at Palawan, Philippines. Go full screen for the true view.

Hiraya Mental Wellness Team

Our primary goal is to ensure that you have the most transformative experience possible in a safe and nurturing environment.


Here, you can successfully reset your mind and self-realize how to live your best life.

Our dedicated and experienced team at Hiraya Wellness Retreat is passionate about guiding you on your journey to mental wellness, self-discovery, and personal growth.

We believe in fostering a space where you can safely explore your inner self, heal from past traumas, or simply evolve to your highest potential.


In essence, we provide the compass, but the journey and the revelations are all yours.

Get to know the skilled professionals who will be accompanying you on this transformative journey.

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Ziggie Gonzales

Retreat Facilitator

Ziggie Gonzales is an experienced and compassionate facilitator and guide, serving as the lead facilitator for our transformative expanded states of consciousness retreats using plant medicine.


With a diverse background of over 15 years in corporate and non-profit work, Ziggie underwent a profound personal transformation after encountering the healing power of plant medicines and expanded states of consciousness.

Motivated by a deep inner calling, Ziggie made a courageous decision to shift his focus towards the realm of healing and embarked on an intensive path of self-discovery and training.  


Having studied under various guides, he is also a certified practitioner in Trauma-Informed Yoga, Embodied Facilitation, and Community Practice.


Moreover, Ziggie completed a rigorous certification course with the internationally known - Psychedelic Assisted Therapy Summit, gaining valuable insights and knowledge in the field of psychedelic integration.

Passionate about empowering individuals to access their inner healer, Ziggie is dedicated to merging the esoteric and scientific aspects of plant medicines to unlock the full potential of expanded states of consciousness.


By creating a safe and supportive environment, Ziggie guides participants on a profound journey of self-discovery, where they can tap into their limitless potential and uncover the transformative power within.

With Ziggie's guidance, participants can expect to embark on a safe transformative journey, integrating the wisdom of ancient healing traditions with contemporary therapeutic practices.


Ziggie's compassionate approach, combined with his knowledge in both the esoteric and scientific realms, offers a holistic and balanced approach to expanded states of consciousness exploration.


By bridging the gap between the two worlds, Ziggie strives to maximize the benefits of expanded states of consciousness, ultimately fostering personal growth, healing, and self-realization


Marina Bulaong

Yoga Instructor & Retreat Facilitator

Marina is a certified yoga instructor, trained under the Yoga Vidya Gurukul ashram in Maharashtra, India in 2018. Her classes are based on the practices of Traditional Yoga including Asana, Pranayama, Meditation, Yoga Philosophy and Lifestyle.


As an experienced retreat facilitator she is committed to creating safe and nurturing spaces for self-reflection, spiritual exploration and deep connection, and offering opportunities to reconnect with nature, which she believes is the greatest source of wisdom. Her classes and workshops are designed to help you come home to your innermost self.


She is passionate about sharing practical tools to help us in our daily lives such as mindful movement, meditation, authentic connection with one another, cultivating gratitude and compassion, to promote inner peace and live fulfilling lives. Her calm presence and warm-hearted approach makes her an invaluable part of the Hiraya Wellness Retreat experience.


She lives a quiet life on the island. You'll find her on long walks, looking out at the view, diving in the ocean, at home making food with her husband. She is a mother to two boys - a teenager and a baby. She believes that life is meant to be savored.

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Dr. Noreen Molina

Hiraya Wellness Psychiatrist & Partner

Dr. Noreen Molina brings over two decades of specialized practice in psychiatry, establishing herself as a highly respected authority not only in treating depression, PTSD, and anxiety but also in facilitating mental upgrades and aiding individuals in their quest for purpose and mental clarity.


Her expertise, enriched by a diverse array of therapeutic approaches, makes her the psychiatrist of choice for a wide range of clients, including high-profile figures.

A graduate of the University of Sto Tomas and trained at the National Center for Mental Health, Dr. Molina has skillfully navigated a spectrum of psychiatric treatments, including confinement, electroconvulsive therapy, psychotherapy, and rapid tranquilization.


This extensive experience has led her to a profound realization: while traditional psychiatric methods have their place, the holistic practices at Hiraya Wellness Retreat are among the safest and most effective, boasting a remarkably high success rate.

At Hiraya, Dr. Molina merges this rich clinical background with traditional holistic practices, creating a transformative healing experience.


Her approach goes beyond conventional boundaries, offering a synthesis of the best in psychiatric methods and the gentle, effective practices unique to Hiraya.


This innovative blend ensures not just healing, but a transformative journey for each guest, whether they seek relief from mental health challenges or aspire to elevate their mental well-being.

Her dedication to personalized care, combined with her extensive experience, reflects a deep respect for the individuality of each person. This makes her a trusted guide in mental wellness.


At Hiraya Wellness Retreat, Dr. Noreen Molina leads guests on a rejuvenating path towards peace, balance, and a fulfilling life.


Her insight and empathy, backed by a wealth of clinical experience and a commitment to holistic wellness, offer a refreshing and effective path to mental wellness for those seeking both healing and personal growth.

*Please note: each attending guest will need to submit an individual application.

Applications are processed Monday – Friday and may take an estimated 2-3 business days to complete depending on waitlist.

You will receive a confirmation email from once your application has been processed that will include details on how to continue.


Busuanga, Palawan, Philippines

The Philippines' last
"Ecological Frontier"

Palawan is an archipelago composed of main island and more than 1,700 islands. It is endowed with rich natural resources and highly diverse flora and fauna found in both land and sea.

Mabuhay! We're so excited to welcome you to the beauty of Palawan, Philippines, voted the World’s Best Island in 2013, 2016, 2017, and 2020 by Travel + Leisure Magazine.

Right at the heart of Palawan, you'll find Hiraya Wellness Retreat, comfortably nestled within La Estancia Busuanga. In collaboration with them, we've crafted an experience that feels as if you've stepped into a movie scene.

Have you ever imagined kayaking through tropical mangroves to discover a secluded island where you can practice Yoga? Or taking a bangka (local boat) to another enchanting island to meditate, reconnecting with both nature and your inner self? Dive into pristine white beaches and gaze into crystal blue waters, swimming above a shipwreck amidst a myriad of fish.

But this haven offers more than just scenic views and exciting activities. It's the starting point of your journey towards self-healing and profound transformation. Far from the bustling streets and daily grind, this retreat offers solitude, introspection, and genuine growth.

When you choose Hiraya Wellness Retreat, you're not just selecting a place to unwind; you're committing to change.


Join us, shed your burdens, and reenter your world with a lighter heart, a rejuvenated spirit, and a soul profoundly transformed. Your most meaningful journey awaits.


While we wish words could truly convey our unique, life-changing retreat, we'd love for you to experience it firsthand and let the retreat speak for itself. See you soon!

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