Meet Our Staff
At WeMind Institute we pride ourselves with well trained and personable staff from the front desk, Medical Assistants, to our Manager and Nurse Practitioners.
Sarah Gutierrez, APRN
Sarah Gutierrez is a board-certified Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner who graduated with her Masters of Science in Nursing from Florida International University in 2016, her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Miami in 2009 and is currently pursuing her Doctorate of Nursing Practice at FIU.
Sarah has had over seven years of experience as a Registered Nurse, mostly practicing in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. She started working at WeMind Institute in 2016 as a Nurse Practitioner where she has excelled in diagnosing and treating all patients from developmental delays, Autism, ADHD, headaches, migraines, tics, Tourettes and seizures. Sarah is trained to perform ADOS-2 evaluations, she also performs CGRP injections, SPG nerve blocks and Botox injections in the office for our chronic migraine patients.
Lauren Cagen, APRN
Lauren Cagen is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She graduated with her Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Miami in 2017 and her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Miami in 2015. Lauren worked as a Registered Nurse at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in the Hematology/Oncology floor for three years prior to starting at WeMind Institute in 2018 as a Nurse Practitioner.
Lauren is very knowledgeable in diagnosing and treating patients with developmental delays, Autism, ADHD, headaches, migraines, tics and seizures. Lauren is well-trained in diagnosing Autism Spectrum Disorder and is an expert in administering the ADOS-2 evaluation which is a diagnostic tool for Autism Spectrum Disorder.
During her free time Lauren likes to spend time with her family, friends and dog Jackson. She enjoys running and going to the beach.