Southern Utah State College's annual Substance Abuse Awareness Week will take place Dec. 3-8, and will be highlighted by a Convocation lecture by Father Leo Booth on Thursday, Dec. 6, at 11 a.m. in SUSC's auditorium, "Co-Dependency - Learning to Love Ourselves."

Booth is a native of England and tutored the chaplain's course at Christ College, Cambridge, on the subject of "Spirituality and Addiction." He is an addiction consultant and a certified counselor for both alcoholism and eating disorders.