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What the lack of punctuality reveals about us


PSYCHOLOGY - If the delay is not a symptom of any pathology, it can be the consequence or the expression of many disorders.

They have tried everything to arrive on time, in vain: they are eternally late.

Is it necessary to consult urgently for temporal imbalance?

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answers Stéphane Rusinek, professor of clinical psychology at the University of Lille, director of teaching at AFTCC and author of

Les Émotions.

From normal to pathological


If the delay does not involve suffering, for oneself or those close to them, it is useless.

Having said that, if it is disrupting the day-to-day life, it may be a sign that something is wrong.

Regularly missing appointments when looking for a job, for example, can be the manifestation of an avoidance process.

No doubt there is a lack of confidence or self-esteem that it would be advisable to work on. ”

Personality disorders

Can delay be a disease?

“It is not a symptom of any pathology.

On the other hand, it can indeed be the consequence or the expression of many disorders.

People with neurological disorders like



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Source: lefigaro

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