The following organizations are a good resource for information on the loss of a spouse:
- National Institute on Aging - www.nia.nih.gov/health/publication/mourning-death-spouse
- Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) - www.taps.org
Resources - loss of a spouse
Update Date 1/27/2013
Updated by: Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.