Personality Disorders


Personality Disorder Can Be Healed

At Nysa Therapy we specialize in the treatment of personality disorders. Whether you are looking for help for yourself or a loved one or are a professional seeking a deeper understanding of personality disorders and how to provide effective treatment, we can help. People really can, and do, get better. We look forward to working with you.

Our mission is to effectively treat personality disorders, and build the skills and knowledge of treating professionals through training, consultation, and research.

Upcoming Events

Monday Night Discussion Group: Understanding Passive-Aggressive Personality Disorder

Monday, May 14th, 2018
6:00pm to 7:30pm

This week we will be presenting Passive-Aggressive Personality Disorder. For a closer look at why we believe it's relevant to discuss the disorder, we suggest you read the blog linked below. We'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences as we discuss the development, diagnosis, criteria and presentation of this difficult disorder. We also look forward to hearing about difficult cases and any questions you may have. The group is free and worth 1.5 CEUs.

Separation or Attachment-Based Personality Disorders

Monday Night Discussion Group: Treating Passive-Aggressive Personality Disorder

Monday, May 21st, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Are you struggling with clients that do everything in their power to annihilate the therapy by doing things like consistently showing up late, missing a lot of appointments, or digging their heals in. This talk is for you! Tonight we discuss how to treat patients with passive-aggressive personality disorder. Bring your questions, experiences, and colleagues. Also, get ready to try out your chops by sitting in the "hot seat." The group is free and worth 1.5 CEUs.

Recent News

Dr. Steven Diggs & Dr. Rebecca Diggs Chico State Humanities Center Lecture

Posted by Adam on April 10, 2018

The Shift from Problems to Exceptions (video)

Posted by Adam on March 14, 2018
We've produced a series of one-minutes videos in which we discuss some aspect of Nysa Therapy's integrated approach to treating personality disorders. In this months video Dr. Diggs discusses how…

Separation vs Attachment-Based Disorders

Posted by Adam on February 22, 2018
Adam writes about the division between attachment-based personality disorders and separation-based personality disorders.