We are a team of certified speech-language pathologists and senior-level accent specialists. Each AccentsOff instructor holds a Masters-level academic degree and has completed a rigorous in-house training program.
Our academic and pedagogical credentials are complemented by our varied backgrounds in the arts (music, acting, writing, languages). This unique combination allows us to teach with sensitively-tuned ears and eyes while encouraging our students to develop mindfulness and good practice habits.
Your speech training will be guided by a member of our team of accent specialists. During your Discovery call, you’ll be carefully matched up with one of our staff instructors. You can then schedule an appointment for a complimentary, comprehensive speech evaluation – and then continue working together in your sessions.
Our instructors are carefully selected, vetted, and meticulously trained by company owner Rochel deOliveira. Each instructor has the professional and academic background to guide you through a course of intensive study rich in content, with personalized attention and proven results.
Check out our client reviews and before & after recordings – and schedule your Discovery call to get started.
Rochel deOliveira is the founder and director of AccentsOff Speech and Voice Improvement and a New York State-licensed speech pathologist. Rochel received her Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Columbia University and served as a lead consultant for the Sam Chwat Speech Center since 2006…
Bianca received her Master of Science at Brooklyn College, City University of New York. She grew up as a bilingual Russian/English speaker in New York City which instilled in her a personal sensitivity to the professional, emotional, and cultural issues that straddling two cultures and two languages can bring…
M.M, M.S., CCC-SLP
is a licensed speech pathologist and professional classical singer. Brittany has always had a passion for language, culture, and science, which has led her to the exciting world of accent modification. She is certified in the Compton method of pronunciation training and in Resonant Voice Therapy. Before Brittany’s artistic career heated up, she even had the opportunity to work with a private equity company…
AccentsOff’s presentation training specialist, is a licensed speech-language pathologist with years of experience providing accent modification and articulation therapy and is an award-winning speaker at Toastmasters International, a leading organization in communication and leadership development…
Deb is a native Midwesterner with a passion for reading, writing, and the spoken word. She is the director and lead instructor for our “YPS” American accent training program for young professionals and students. Deb’s pedagogical strategy was honed by studying the teaching practice and principles of the late Sam Chwat, one of the pre-eminent accent modification specialists of the last century…
Brittany has had the pleasure of working with clients in a wide variety of settings throughout Oklahoma, Texas, and New York. She is a native Texan, but with a trained musical ear, a strong performance background, and her continued involvement in choir, Brittany has developed an accent about as “Standard American” as you can get!…
Start speaking with clarity and confidence
We understand how critical it is to stay a step ahead of the competition and take control where we can. Learning how to become a crystal-clear, engaging speaker is one of the most important life investments you can make. Find out more about improving your American accent by scheduling a Discovery Call and complimentary Speech Evaluation.