Dr. Catherine L. Ojakangas
Dr. Ojakangas, Ph.D., has more than 25 years of research and clinical experience in brain plasticity and speech pathology.
Incorporating the latest research on the neural correlates and brain processes underlying the acquisition of new motor skills, Dr. Ojakangas enables motivated adults to learn to speak with the confidence and clarity of the native American English speaker.
What Our Clients Say
As a foreigner in the U.S.A. and a native Mandarin Chinese speaker, I was facing the biggest difficulty of my life - how to communicate with people. Although I have been studying English for years, speaking English really caused me problems because of my strong accent... L.J., 36 yr old, native Mandarin Chinese speaker
I visited Accent-American because I was having difficulties expressing myself clearly in English. I am from Japan and, although my English is good, I needed some assistance... 35 yr old scientist from Japan
In a warm, inviting, and relaxed atmosphere, Cathy identified what specific aspects of my speech pattern could hamper my audience from receiving and understanding the main points of my presentations... 32 yr old scientist, Louisiana native
I came to Dr. O. because I was facing a major set of job interviews. I'd recently had a couple of unpleasant public speaking experiences and was worried about both my ability and my lack of confidence... Student, Chicago native