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

Lockdown Throat

“Lockdown throat” is a brand-new term that has arisen out of the COVID-19 pandemic. It is not a symptom of the virus; Instead, it describes the sore, tight, or dry throat many are experiencing after a long day of remote meetings. Have you noticed you talk more loudly when you are not face-to-face? Researchers in […]

The Sound Center Receives Grant for Parkinson’s Therapy

Oak Brook, IL — The Sound Center has been awarded another grant to assist with Parkinson’s therapy programs. The grant will support continued growth of SPEAK OUT!® and LOUD Crowd® treatment programs. These highly effective therapies improve voice and swallowing function in people with Parkinson’s Disease. “People with Parkinson’s Disease often have voices that are […]
I am experiencing lasting benefit from the presentation skills training I took from you. I am [now] consciously aware of my breathing. I tend to have a lot to say in a short amount of time and I periodically have to make myself slow down and breathe to regroup.
President, Naper Solutions

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