Four Week Evening Class

Accent Reduction and English Pronunciation Class

Located in the Denver Metro Area (near DTC)
“I have been in this country for over 10 years. Why haven’t I reduced my accent?!”

Have Greater Speech Clarity…


In one month, this improving English pronunciation class will have you speaking with noticeable clarity and greater confidence, taught by Elizabeth Peterson a speech pathologist and author of Accent Reduction 101.


Our accent reduction and English pronunciation improvement 4 week class is a fun, quick approach for reducing accent and improving speech clarity. This small group seminar is limited to 6 people providing you with semi-private instruction for both onsite and online participants. This workshop is ideal for Medical, Business, Educational, IT Professionals, and Executives.

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What to Expect from Your 4 Week English Pronunciation Class

We provide our accent reduction training classes in Denver, online or we come to your office.Cultural Features and How to Reduce Accent Quickly

Speaking with an accent has more to do with your cultural background than English pronunciation. Accented speakers tend to speak English in the natural style of their first language, not in the cultural melodic style of American English known as intonation. Once you learn how to speak with American English intonation, you will immediately improve your English pronunciation and eliminate foreign traits such as speaking too fast, monotone, choppy or using too much muscular force on sounds. Experience improved English pronunciation within a month and enjoy talking.


Learn Details for Improving English Pronunciation

We teach the missing sounds to improve your English pronunciation such as /TH, ING, R, L, W, V, SH, CH/ and Vowels. Students work with partners in smaller groups to receive immediate feedback and semi-private instruction.

Elizabeth Peterson Speech therapist and coach teaching American Intonation in our group accent reduction class.

Other Cultural Benefits for Improving English Pronunciation

Many accented speakers who speak too fast tend to speak with limited breath support. We teach how to speak with a fuller breath as a strategy to slow down, have better projection and speak with more comfort. We teach you where to “place” your voice for culturally correct English pronunciation, which is in the center of the mouth cavity. You also learn to speak from your optimal pitch range.

Elizabeth Peterson Speech therapist and coach provides custom designed accent reduction training classes.

Your Improving English Pronunciation Class is Customized by a Speech Pathologist

Throughout your workshop we video tape and record your speech so you can see your progress. We will also perform testing and provide a 3 week post-seminar training program to ensure your new skills become your new habit.

Free Accent Reduction Tips and Training Videos

Our small group accent reduction training classes allows for customization for each student even online.Learning Objectives:

  • Eliminate accented speaking habits that can be confusing for a listener.
  • Speak using American speech melody known as intonation that will significantly improve speech clarity and articulation in 3 weeks.
  • Produce the American consonant sounds with better accuracy.
  • Produce and understand the American vowel sounds.
  • Produce /r/ and /l/ better at the conversational level.
  • Recognize typical errors and accent traits and apply new strategies to produce clear speech at the conversational level.
  • Scheduled time in daily routines so practice happens automatically and naturally throughout the day.
  • Learn other important communication skills such as diaphragm breathing and speaking from the optimal pitch range for better projection and to communicate with richer and stronger vocal tones.

Elizabeth Peterson, Speech therapist provides a home program in every accent reduction class for every student.Course Includes:

  • 8 hours of intensive, semi-private improving English pronunciation instruction taught by Elizabeth Peterson, Speech Pathologist
  • The Accent Reduction 101 Book with Auditory Support (Third Ed 2017)
  • DVD set of top skills and sounds taught in the seminar
  • Seminar Workbook
  • Audio and video recording of your speech samples
  • 30 day follow-up home program including emails and phone calls to monitor progress and make recommendations
Improving English Pronunciation Class Details
Cost: $550.00

Option 1: Our Office

Located at: Havana Parker Office Building
2600 S. Parker Road, Building 3, Suite 336
Aurora, CO 80014
(In Denver Metro Area, Near the Denver Tech Center)
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Option 2: Online Webinar
Webinar format is WebEx. You will receive your book and an email with more information a week before your class. Learn How to Attend by Webinar.

Current Class Dates:

February 12, 2018

Feb 12, 2018 - Mar 12, 2018
Mondays from 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

May 7, 2018

May 07, 2018 - Jun 04, 2018
Mondays from 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

September 11, 2018

Sep 11, 2018 - Oct 02, 2018
Mondays from 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

November 13, 2018

Nov 13, 2018 - Dec 04, 2018
Mondays from 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

*Save 10% when 2 or more register together. University students can Save 20%, must call to register and have student identification number.
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Private Accent Reduction Classes in Denver or Online
    • Accent Reduction and English Pronunication Classes customizedQuick Speech Clarity Program. This is a four session accent reduction class where we teach you how to speak your English using American intonation. Speaking with American intonation, instead of the melody pattern from your first language is the first and most important step in reducing your accent and sounding clear. In addition to sounding more clear, you will eliminate many of your accented habits such as talking too fast, choppy, monotone or too forceful. Most people notice results after 2-3 weeks. Enjoy never repeating yourself again.


    • Learning the Missing Sounds Program. This accent reduction class is six or eight sessions. After you learn how to speak with American intonation, you will be ready to learn the missing sounds. Sounds typically targeted are /th, ing, f,v,w,sh, ch and vocalic r and l/ and vowel sound training. Learning the missing sounds from your English will further enhance your speech clarity.


    • Full Accent Reduction Program and Business Communication Training. This is a 12 session program that covers all aspects of how to reduce your accent as well as other important communication behaviors such as speaking from a diaphragm breath and voice skills. More time is available to work on more complicated sounds such blended consonants, word endings, advanced and /r/ and /l/. There is time available to address public speaking and presentation training, leading meetings or other aspects of your job.
Onsite Accent Reduction Training at Company Locations in Denver and Nationwide

Please call us to discuss your needs and type of training of interest. More information is on our Business Communication Training page on types of training and group sizes.

Self Study

Interested in a self study program?


Try one of our Accent Reduction self study products!
All lessons have clear directions, multiple examples and the auditory support provide examples for all sounds and lessons. Pick from a variety of formats to meet your needs and style of learning. Our Book and Audio CDs, or digital downloads, or our actual Seminar that you can watch and follow along from your own home.


Speech and Voice - Elizabeth Peterson

Elizabeth Peterson, Denver’s leading speech therapist and executive speech coach for over 22 years and is the author of Accent Reduction 101, Third Edition 2017 and Speak Like a Broadcaster & Lead Like a CEO, Third Edition 2017 . Learn More

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Elizabeth Peterson M.A., CCC-SLP Speech Therapist

Speech Therapist & Executive Speech Coach for over 22 years
Licensed speech therapist in the State of Colorado
Certified with the American Speech Language Hearing Association
CSHA, Colorado Speech-Language-Hearing AssociationASHA, American Speech-Language Hearing Association