Adapted pen to be able to write with mouth

The mouthpiece on the pen makes it easier to write with the mouth – suitable for persons with extensive disabilities

User writes with mouth pen
User writes with mouth pen

Description
The pen is fitted with a mouthpiece made of a Plexiglas tube. The tube is placed on the pen and flattened to where it extends beyond the pen.

Users comments
User only uses mouth pen to sign her name. This adaptation provides her with a good grip in her mouth.

Made by
User’s occupational therapist

Paid for by
County Council

This tip is from 2008

Adapted mouth pen
Adapted mouth pen

Tipsare: Nina

Nina lives in an apartment. She is working part time. She was injured in 1996 and has a high tetraplegia (C4). She is a ventilator user. She has two personal assistants 24 hours a day.