AAC - Head Mice

This videos provides an introduction to the kinds of access methods and technologies available to those using AAC. Whilst the videos are for the most part aimed at those with a diagnosis of Motor Neurone Disease, all access methods and technologies featured are available to those referred to BCAS. Choices will be made during an initial assessment as to what kind of technology is appropriate.


A head mouse is ideal for clients who require hands free communication. With just slight movements of the head, access to sentence building opens up a new world of personalised communication – all hands free. The movement of the head mouse is tracked on the screen, and may be used like an ordinary mouse to select icons on the device.