Michele Boudreau Deegan was 55 years old Psychologist who shot and killed her 7 years old twin daughters, this incident took place on October 23rd, 2020.
Police arrived at the scene around 1:15 p.m. Saturday after receiving a 911 call from a roommate at the multi-level residence, and Police described the home as a “multi-level residence.”
The deputies found the mother and her twin daughter’s dead in an upstairs bedroom. According to the authorities, Deegan was involved in a custody dispute involving her daughters at the time of her death.
Furthermore, the custody dispute over the children appears to be the primary motive behind the killings.
She is a psychologist who offered skills for couples, families, and children, and she described herself as providing mental health counseling for adolescents, individuals, and couples.
Deegan is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, a National Board Certified Counselor, and has been a Mental Health Professional (MHP) in WA State since 1990.
Furthermore, she is also WA State certified for the following specializations, Child Mental Health Specialist (CMHS), Ethnic Minority Mental Health Specialist (EMMHS), and Gottman Method Couples Therapist.
Talk about his education, Deegan has a Bachelor’s Degree (BSW), Social Work, Masters Degree (MS), Professional Counseling, Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) – Marriage & Family Therapy specialization, and Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC).
Besides this, she also has a Clinical member of the following organization The Gottman Relationship Clinic, American Counseling Association, American Mental Health Counselors Association, American Psychotherapy Association (Diplomate), American Association of Marriage & Family Therapists, Washington Mental Health Counselors Association, and National Board for Certified Counselors.
Psychologist Deegan wrote on her website “Violence is not an expression of anger, but a strategy to maintain power in a relationship.” Another section on the same page says that violence is a tactic used in a relationship. That section goes on to list “threatening divorce, taking the children, suicide, and violence” as nonphysical indicators and “violence – no contact.”
How old is Michele Boudreau Deegan? She was born in 1965 and from Bellingham, she was 55 years old during the time of her death.
However, there is not much information about her father, mother, and siblings.
She was involved in a custody dispute at the time of her daughters’ murders.
According to the report, she shot and killed her 7 years old twin daughter on October 23rd and then turned the gun on herself, police said.
During the time of her death, she was involved in a custody dispute involving her daughters and appears to be the primary motive behind the killings.