St. Charles College students and staff get mental health support following student’s death – CBC

Nov 03, 2022

A team of social workers, psychotherapists and mental health workers will be available to support students and staff at St. Charles College in Sudbury, Ont., following the death of student Ashton Desormeaux.

Ashton, 17, and his parents Brian Desormeaux, 46, Janet Desormeaux, 43, died in their Coniston home on Sunday in what Sudbury police have deemed a murder-suicide.

“This is an extremely tragic situation that has deeply impacted families, friends and the community,” police said in a press release on Monday.

“Our deepest condolences go out to everyone who has been affected by this incident and we ask that you respect the privacy of the family’s loved ones during this very emotional time.”

Police have not released more details about their deaths.

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