Robert Rynfield – Longbranch Author

Robert C. Rynfield

Contributing Author

Robert Rynfield’s passion for understanding and treating addiction stems from a deeply personal place. Having witnessed the devastating effects of addiction on a close family member, he has dedicated his professional life to advancing research and support for those struggling with substance use disorders. This personal connection fuels his commitment to helping individuals and families find hope and healing through his work at Longbranch Recovery.

Born in Germany and now residing in the Southern United States, Robert brings a unique international perspective to his role as an author and researcher. His background as a nutrition therapist has given him a keen understanding of the intricate connections between physical health, mental well-being, and addiction. Robert’s holistic approach to addiction recovery is informed by his belief in the power of nutrition and self-care in supporting the healing process.

At Longbranch Recovery, Robert’s contributions are invaluable in shaping the center’s trauma-focused treatment philosophy. He works tirelessly to distill the latest research findings into accessible, engaging content that resonates with readers and illuminates the path to recovery. Through his writing, Robert aims to provide not only information but also encouragement and inspiration to those embarking on their own journeys to overcome addiction.



  • Managing Director for The Journal of the American Center for Nutrition

Medical Disclaimer

At Longbranch Recovery, we strive to provide accurate, well-researched information to support individuals on their journey to overcome addiction. However, our content is for educational purposes only and should not replace professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always consult a qualified healthcare provider with any questions regarding a medical condition, and never delay seeking advice or treatment based on our content.

headshot of author Robert Rynfield

My mission is to illuminate the complex interplay between life experiences, mental health, and physical well-being, translating research into accessible insights that empower individuals on their path to healing and recovery.

– Robert Rynfield