GENDER DYSPHORIA By N., Sam M.S. - 21 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 Dissociative Identity Disorder ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Terms of Service SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide FIGURE-DRAWING TEST JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams HOMOSEXUALITY (ETIOLOGY AND THERAPY) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GENDER DYSPHORIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gender-dysphoria/ (accessed July 2, 2022).