Loss of a spouse - resourcesResources - loss of a spouse
The following organizations provide information on the loss of a spouse or significant other:
- National Institute on Aging -- www.nia.nih.gov/health/publication/mourning-death-spouse
- Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) -- www.taps.org
Support group counselors - illustration
Counselors sometimes work with a group of people (support group) to help identify problem issues and direct members towards understanding and personal wellness.
Support group counselors
Review Date: 3/4/2015
Reviewed By: Timothy Rogge, MD, Medical Director, Family Medical Psychiatry Center, Kirkland, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.