Our Providers

Lauren Avery, MD, Medical Director


Dr. Lauren Avery joined our practice in January 2015. She completed her undergraduate degree at Wesleyan University, graduate school at Columbia University Teachers College, and medical school at The George Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Avery’s residency training in adult psychiatry was completed at the Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Program and her fellowship training was completed at the Massachusetts General Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program. 

Dr. Avery also serves as the Medical Director.

Laura Musikant-Weiser, MD



Dr. Musikant-Weiser joined our practice in March 2017.  She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Pennsylvania and her medical degree at the Medical College of Pennsylvania (now Drexel University College of Medicine).  She completed her adult psychiatry residency program at Beth Israel Medical Center in NYC and her child/adolescent fellowship at Cambridge Hospital.  She is board certified in adult, child, and adolescent psychiatry.

Kristin Haring, LICSW


Kristin Haring, LICSW, ACSW joined WPPS in January 2015.  She received her graduate degree, MSSW, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1984.  Kristin completed the Family Therapy Extern Program through the Greater Lynn Community Mental Health Clinic in 1987.  Kristin relocated from MN to MA in 1984 where she worked at North Shore Children’s Hospital in the Behavior Medicine Clinic, community mental health clinics in both Lynn & Beverly, and later in private practice, all with emphasis on child and family work addressing issues of child management/parent training, ADHD, encopresis, anxiety, and depression.