We all harbor secrets. Some are big and bad; some are small and trivial. Researchers have parsed which truths to tell and which not to.
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Deacon Joseph Ferrari, Ph.D.
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Answers from decades of research.
Answers from a research psychologist who has studied procrastination for 30 years.
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Deacon Joseph Ferrari, Ph.D., is the St. Vincent dePaul Distinguished Professor of Psychology at DePaul University.