BODY PERCEPT By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 The image mentally you have of your own body like strong, thin, stocky, attractive, unattractive. Compare body concept. See body image. BODY PERCEPT: "Joe's body percept was of a tall, unattractive person." Related Psychology Terms BODY PERCEPT BODY IDEAL BODY IMAGE ASSESSMENT (BIA) BODY CONCEPT BODY CONCEPT BODY DYSMORPHIA BODY IMAGE ASSESSMENT (BIA) MESONTOMORPH BODY IMAGE BODY SCHEMA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BODY PERCEPT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/body-percept-2/ (accessed September 20, 2021).