GENDER DYSPHORIA By Nugent, Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the term that applies to the discontent with the physical or social aspects of a person's own sex. See also dysphoria; gender identity disorder. GENDER DYSPHORIA: "Gender dysphoria is where a person is not content with an aspect of their own sex." Related Psychology Terms ROLE CONFUSION PSYCHOGENDER ATYPICAL GENDER IDENTITY DISORDER GENDER SCHEMA GENDER GENDER IDEN TRANSSEXUALISM GENDER CONSTANCY SEXUAL IDENTITY GENDER REASSIGNMENT Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "GENDER DYSPHORIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gender-dysphoria/ (accessed January 20, 2019).