NewPath Youth Programs

Our youth programs inspire and engage people to be expressive and encounter transformative experiences.

At its core, our program yields to the emergent ideas in immersive digital behavioral wellness. As such, the curatorial directions of the program hold a high standard to age-appropriateness, are responsive, and ever-changing. In tandem with this strategic stance, the program seeks partners aligned with values of relevance, transformation, and innovation. 

With NewPath, you can create a youth program tailored to your goals and interests. Select your duration, plan your curriculum with us, and schedule onsite or remote sessions – onsite or remote sessions are conducted.

Daily/Multi-Week Sessions Available

This Daily or Multi-Week session virtual reality course is designed for youth ages 13+ and exposes participants to positive art, music, play, travel, exploration, self-reflection/expression, and educational virtual reality experiences guided by experts in the psychological benefits of this remarkable new technology.

Each session includes 2-3 hours of instruction and guidance as participants explore NewPath-approved family-friendly virtual reality themes surrounding personal and emotional development, trauma work, relaxation, freedom of expression, and fun!

Configuration: 4-5 headsets are made available during the session. Each person participates in a combination of 2D exercises (written handout, painting, or drawing, etc.) and hands-on VR (or 3D) time.

DAILY SCHEDULE

Custom combination of these following and other experiences, along with curated exercises depending on age and demographics:

  • Art
  • Music
  • Travel
  • Education
  • Games
  • Storytelling
  • Positive Visualization
  • Self Expression

Equipment: Potential combination dependent on space and selected applications: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Oculus Quest, Quest 2, Oculus Go, HP Windows Mixed Reality, Dell Windows Mixed Reality.

This program can support up to 30 people for the 2-3 hour daily program.

The result? You’ll build a lasting impression at your organization because your kids are healthier, curious, and inspired.

Contact us for more information regarding fees and scheduling for this program.

Benefits of art in school:

  • Digital art in particular offers “mess-free” art activities
  • Storytelling tools are now available through new technology 
  • Communicating feelings for which there are no words
  • Art is a great motivator for kids to come to school/participate
  • The creative process is life-enhancing
  • Art can relieve stress from social media/home/school
  • Art can reveal internal trauma/pain/hurt
  • Art education increases achievement and leadership skills
  • Art education improves academic performance
  • Art has been known to reduce dropout rates
  • Art allows learning of how to access creativity for problem-solving
  • Cultural education can be part of art appreciation
  • Identity and self-expression are important parts of education

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