Cocaine Addiction has unique characteristics that must be addressed by every addict to ensure a successful, sustained recovery. This unique book addresses both the addict and the professional. It will be helpful for physicians, social workers and addiction therapists in addressing cocaine addiction. This book provides a history of the problem of cocaine addiction, how it affects the brain, and the steps one needs to take to recover. Special chapters deal with cravings management, sex and cocaine, and how to integrate therapy into an addiction recovery program.