Recommended Books For Spousal Loss

The Group: Seven Widowed Fathers Reimagine Life

by Donald L. Rosenstein (Author),‎ Justin M. Yopp (Author)

My Friend Just Lost Her Husband

Dana Barfield


Mary Ann Greene, MPS, MS, LPC and Marguerite O’Connor, Med, LFD

How to Go On Living When Someone You Love Dies

Therese Rando, Ph.D. Seven Choices, Elizabeth Neeld

Author Elizabeth Neeld writes from her personal experience after her husband goes out for a run and doesn’t return. This book is broken down into periods of grief and delves into a depth of understanding grief in a way rarely found in a book. This book is helpful to professionals as well, and it comes with a workbook.

To Begin Again

Naomi Levy

I Wasn't Ready to Say Goodbye: Surviving, Coping and Healing After the Sudden Death of a Loved One

Pamela Blair, Ph.D.

Each year about eight million Americans suffer the death of someone close to them. Now for those who face the challenges of sudden death, there is a hand to hold, written by two women who have experienced sudden loss. This updated edition of the best- selling bereavement classic will touch, comfort, uplift and console. Authors Brook Noel and Pamela D. Blair, Ph.D., explore sudden death and offer a comforting hand to hold for those who are grieving the sudden death of a loved one.

Featured on ABC World News, Fox and Friends and many other shows, this book acts as a touchstone of sanity through difficult times. I Wasn't Ready to Say Goodbye covers such difficult topics as the first few weeks, suicide, death of a child, children and grief, funerals and rituals, physical effects, homicide and depression. New material covers the unique circumstances of loss, men and women's grieving styles, religion and faith, myths and misunderstandings, I Wasn't Ready to Say Goodbye reflects the shifting face of grief.