BODY IMAGE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Mental formed of your body including physical and functional aspects. Also called body identity. See body scheme. BODY IMAGE: "Joe had a poor body image of himself." Related Psychology Terms BODY IMAGE BODY PERCEPT RECOGNITORY ASSIMILATION GENDER DYSPHORIA TASK COMPLEXITY KINESIOTHERAPY BEHAVIORAL DEFICIT BODY CONCEPT MIND-BODY PROBLEM BODY IMAGE ASSESSMENT (BIA) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BODY IMAGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/body-image-2/ (accessed January 21, 2020).