Dr. Kim Bullock received her undergraduate degree with honors and distinction in physiology and psychology from the University of California, San Diego, Revelle College and her medical degree from George Washington University. She completed an internship in internal medicine at Washington Hospital in D.C. and then psychiatry residency at Stanford. She is clinical faculty in the Stanford University School of Medicine, a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and the United Council of Neurological Subspecialties, Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurology. Dr. Bullock is the founder and Director of Stanford's Neurobehavioral and Virtual Reality clinics and laboratories. She has published many peer-reviewed articles and is a Cambridge and Oxford author on the subject of functional neurological disorders. Her primary area of research is novel clinical trials using virtual immersive technologies and somatic symptom related disorders.
Dr. Bullock currently sees patients, teaches, and performs research. Dr. Bullock's key areas of interest include treating patients who have experienced trauma and have sensory, motor, and cognitive symptoms. She takes a holistic, customized, and personal approach to each patient and encourages family and community involvement in the treatment process. She is intensively trained in both cognitive behavior therapy and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT). She runs weekly DBT groups for friends and family, neuropsychiatric patients and DBT graduates as well as delivers individual comprehensive DBT and CBT and virtual reality psychotherapies. She presents and speaks on the subject of virtual reality and DBT internationally and locally.