Robert Toporek has been an Advanced Certified Rolf Practitioner since 1975. He studied directly with Dr Rolf over the last four years of her life and served as her self appointed east coast business assistant. Robert found all of her administrative assistants, he took her to the movies, hosted her 81st birthday party and learned how to listen to what she had to teach. Robert traveled around the country with her to board meetings and conferences. Robert set up her final classes, and in 1978 was chosen by Dr Rolf to implement, and manage a project to demonstrate, document and promote the benefits of Rolfing babies, children and families. . He is now committed to teaching other practitioners how to work with babies, children families and communities.