Voice and Speech Training

Enhancing Your Voice, Because You Have a Lot to Say.

Why Choose Us

The Sound Center unlocks the vocal power of executives, professionals, and performers by improving projection, speech articulation, and fluency. To increase conversational ease, we also redesign foreign and regional accents and increase competence and flexibility with business English.

20+ years Experience

The Sound Center has been serving clients since 1997. We understand that each client is unique and we know how to customize training to achieve the best result.

Flexible Schedule

Sessions can be scheduled at your convenience. Appointments are available during business hours, evenings, and on Saturdays.

Training That Works

Training can take place at our office in Oak Brook or your work place. We also offer web based live sessions.

Who We Can Help

  • People with an important interview, meeting or performance wanting to sharpen their skills or tune up their voice.
  • People with Parkinson’s Disease
  • People struggling with vocal fatigue, hoarseness, vocal instability, or lack of endurance
  • Singers who find their voices don’t work well anymore
  • Newly promoted individuals with greater demands on their communication skills
  • Anyone who knows they have a lot to say, but they feel ignored or embarrassed by their voice, they would like to experience greater communicative ease, or they want to explore their voice, presentation, or speaking style

Events & News

The Sound Center Now Accepting United Health Care Plans

The Sound Center is now an in-network provider for the following health plans: United Healthcare Medicare Solutions UHC of Illinois UHC-Navigate UHC-Compass UHC Charter NexusACO NR NexusACO R We are also participating providers for Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO and Medicare. We are happy to partner with these plans to help you receive the care […]

The Sound Center welcomes Ann Kolker Rychel

We are pleased to welcome Ann Kolker Rychel, MA, CCC-SLP to The Sound Center! Ann joins The Sound Center as a speech-language pathologist offering therapy for: Voice, Speech, Parkinson’s Disease, including SPEAK OUT! and LOUD Crowd, Swallowing, Language, Cognition More about Ann: During her career as a speech-language pathologist, Ann Kolker Rychel has worked with […]
Michelle’s class provided me [with] tools and methodology on where to focus to make the improvement. The willingness to perform better is one thing, to be able to perform better is another thing [and requires] a good coach and a lot of practice.
Sears, Roebuck and Company

Some of Our Clients

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