Welcome to Clinic Vida
Our purpose is to help you become the best you. Clinic Vida is a natural medicine and holistic wellness clinic located in downtown Sarasota, FL. We utilize safe and researched healing therapies, both modern and ancient, including acupuncture, cupping, homeopathy, moxibustion, and herbal medicine to create treatments customized to each patient.
Our goal is to Empower You, mind body and soul, by giving you the tools, experience, and information in order to regain balance and find the best version of yourself.
Our philosophy is simple - we believe in Happiness, Love, and Community. We believe everyone has the right to health and want to help you live a life that makes you smile. Clinic Vida is a clinic for you, a clinic for life, a clinic to Live You.
Terri Barcus, DOM, L.Ap, BSPH Founder
Sabrina Jacobs, Massage Therapist
Ashley Stewart, Yoga Instructor, Holistic Health Coach
Stacy Koski RN/BSN, AADP, CHHC, Holistic Nutrition
About your physician
Dr. Terri Barcus, DOM, L.Ap
Dr. Terri Barcus, DOM, L.Ap is a licensed acupuncture physician and doctor of Oriental medicine in the state of Florida. Educationally, she received her Bachelors of Public Health, with a focus in Environmental Health Science from Tulane University in New Orleans, where she also worked on her Masters of Public Health focusing in International Health; her graduate degree is from East West College in Sarasota, FL.
After working closely with the community through Hurricane Katrina she began to understand the need for focused and healthy medicine for individuals. She went on to receive her Masters of Oriental Medicine from East West College in Sarasota, where she was awarded the school’s top recognition of the Founder’s Award, dedicated to students who fully embodied the meaning of the natural medicine field.
After over 3000 hours of study and clinical work, including externships at New College and Ringling School of Arts, she now has her own practice in downtown Sarasota where she utilizes acupuncture, cupping, homeopathics, and herbal medicine to create treatments customized to each individual patient.
From a young age Terri believed in nature as one of our best allies. She has chosen a life dedicated to the understanding and furthering of natural medicine not only because she believes in it, but because she sees the grand effects of it on a daily basis. This world is created with so much beauty and capability, just as we ourselves are, it is time to live, love, and understand this. It is time to find ourselves and our happy amongst this beauty.
Yoga Instructor, Holistic Health Coach, Foodie, Lifestyle Trainer
Ashley, a Sarasota native, is a healer, globetrotter, and food junkie with a sweet tooth. As a health coach and yoga teacher, it is her passion to share her experiences to teach others to find love within themselves and create peace within their minds. Doing this she believes it will create a trickle effect to find love and harmony toward others. In addition, Ashley finds it extremely pertinent to take time to enjoy the wonders and fancies of life, especially travel, food, and most important love.
More Contributing Therapists (Coming Soon)