Division 15: 2010

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 15 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

90

100.0

842

100.0

290

100.0

1,222

100.0

Gender

Men

37

41.1

439

52.1

212

73.1

688

56.3

Women

53

58.9

399

47.4

78

26.9

530

43.4

Not specified

0

.0

4

.5

0

.0

4

.3

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.1

Asian

5

5.6

32

3.8

9

3.1

46

3.8

Hispanic

1

1.1

19

2.3

4

1.4

24

2.0

Black

4

4.4

27

3.2

10

3.4

41

3.4

White

59

65.6

629

74.7

259

89.3

947

77.5

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

1.1

4

.5

0

.0

5

.4

Not specified

20

22.2

130

15.4

7

2.4

157

12.8

Age

Under 30

0

.0

6

.7

0

.0

6

.5

30 - 34

3

3.3

23

2.7

0

.0

26

2.1

35 - 39

6

6.7

48

5.7

1

.3

55

4.5

40 - 44

7

7.8

44

5.2

3

1.0

54

4.4

45 - 49

7

7.8

44

5.2

4

1.4

55

4.5

50 - 54

9

10.0

64

7.6

13

4.5

86

7.0

55 - 59

14

15.6

86

10.2

28

9.7

128

10.5

60 - 64

5

5.6

141

16.7

53

18.3

199

16.3

65 - 69

12

13.3

105

12.5

43

14.8

160

13.1

70 or older

18

20.0

225

26.7

131

45.2

374

30.6

Not specified

9

10.0

56

6.7

14

4.8

79

6.5

Mean

58.9

62.1

70.3

63.9

SD

15.0

15.6

12.2

15.2

Region

New England

1

1.1

64

7.6

20

6.9

85

7.0

Middle Atlantic

24

26.7

161

19.1

57

19.7

242

19.8

East North Central

13

14.4

113

13.4

40

13.8

166

13.6

West North Central

9

10.0

37

4.4

23

7.9

69

5.6

South Atlantic

10

11.1

145

17.2

52

17.9

207

16.9

East South Central

3

3.3

31

3.7

9

3.1

43

3.5

West South Central

5

5.6

60

7.1

9

3.1

74

6.1

Mountain

3

3.3

44

5.2

13

4.5

60

4.9

Pacific

12

13.3

114

13.5

51

17.6

177

14.5

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.2

Canada

1

1.1

21

2.5

7

2.4

29

2.4

Other

9

10.0

49

5.8

9

3.1

67

5.5

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 15 Members, 2010

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

90

100.0

842

100.0

290

100.0

1,222

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

25

27.8

691

82.1

257

88.6

973

79.6

Ed.D.

4

4.4

102

12.1

26

9.0

132

10.8

Psy.D.

0

.0

11

1.3

0

.0

11

.9

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

1

1.1

23

2.7

5

1.7

29

2.4

Masters

48

53.3

7

.8

1

.3

56

4.6

Baccalaureate/Associate

2

2.2

2

.2

0

.0

4

.3

Certificate/diploma

1

1.1

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

9

10.0

6

.7

1

.3

16

1.3

Years since degree

Less than 5

8

8.9

66

7.8

0

.0

74

6.1

5 – 9

15

16.7

69

8.2

1

.3

85

7.0

10 – 14

1

1.1

69

8.2

4

1.4

74

6.1

15 – 19

14

15.6

84

10.0

9

3.1

107

8.8

20 – 24

8

8.9

85

10.1

9

3.1

102

8.3

25 or more

35

38.9

442

52.5

262

90.3

739

60.5

Not specified

9

10.0

27

3.2

5

1.7

41

3.4

Mean

22.9

27.2

40.8

30.2

SD

15.0

15.9

12.1

16.2

Source: 2010 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 15 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

Total

87

100.0

830

100.0

289

100.0

1,206

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

3

3.3

10

1.2

0

.0

13

1.1

Clinical

7

7.8

72

8.6

9

3.1

88

7.2

Clinical neuropsychology

1

1.1

2

.2

1

.3

4

.3

Counseling psychology

3

3.3

34

4.0

8

2.8

45

3.7

Family Psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Forensic

1

1.1

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

Geropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.1

Health

0

.0

3

.4

1

.3

4

.3

School

21

23.3

71

8.4

24

8.3

116

9.5

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Subtotal

36

40.0

195

23.2

44

15.2

275

22.5

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

13

1.5

12

4.1

25

2.0

Community

0

.0

3

.4

1

.3

4

.3

Developmental

1

1.1

48

5.7

36

12.4

85

7.0

Educational

19

21.1

347

41.2

110

37.9

476

39.0

Engineering psychology/ Human factors

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Experimental

1

1.1

2

.2

6

2.1

9

.7

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

5

.6

7

2.4

12

1.0

Industrial/Organizational

2

2.2

20

2.4

5

1.7

27

2.2

Neurosciences

0

.0

6

.7

0

.0

6

.5

Personality

0

.0

0

.0

3

1.0

3

.2

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

2

2.2

15

1.8

19

6.6

36

2.9

Social

2

2.2

9

1.1

15

5.2

26

2.1

Subtotal

27

30.0

471

55.9

214

73.8

712

58.3

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Business or Management

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Cognitive science

0

.0

2

.2

3

1.0

5

.4

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Computer Science

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.2

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Education, Teaching

7

7.8

29

3.4

5

1.7

41

3.4

Industrial Relations

1

1.1

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Information Science

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Law

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Linguistics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Nursing

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Public Admin

1

1.1

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Public Health

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Special Education

2

2.2

8

1.0

2

.7

12

1.0

Statistics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Theology/Religion

0

.0

2

.2

1

.3

3

.2

Other

1

1.1

20

2.4

12

4.1

33

2.7

Subtotal

12

13.3

85

10.1

23

7.9

120

9.8

Science designation

General science

9

10.0

57

6.8

13

4.5

79

6.5

Core science

25

27.8

455

54.0

211

72.8

691

56.5

Neither

41

45.6

239

28.4

57

19.7

337

27.6

Not specified

15

16.7

91

10.8

9

3.1

115

9.4

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 15 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

90

100.0

842

100.0

290

100.0

1,222

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

22

24.4

338

40.1

149

51.4

509

41.7

Working part time

9

10.0

46

5.5

13

4.5

68

5.6

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

7

.8

1

.3

8

.7

Not working and seeking work

1

1.1

2

.2

0

.0

3

.2

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

6

.7

1

.3

7

.6

Retired and not working

6

6.7

58

6.9

51

17.6

115

9.4

Retired and still working

1

1.1

16

1.9

17

5.9

34

2.8

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Employed; status not known

1

1.1

3

.4

1

.3

5

.4

Not specified

50

55.6

365

43.3

57

19.7

472

38.6

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

26

28.9

243

28.9

62

21.4

331

27.1

Not licensed/unknown

64

71.1

599

71.1

228

78.6

891

72.9

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

5

22.7

184

54.4

120

80.5

309

60.7

Four-year colleges

1

4.5

20

5.9

3

2.0

24

4.7

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

15

4.4

2

1.3

17

3.3

Other academic settings

4

18.2

16

4.7

3

2.0

23

4.5

Schools & other educational settings

3

13.6

15

4.4

0

.0

18

3.5

Independent practice

2

9.1

30

8.9

2

1.3

34

6.7

Hospital

0

.0

3

.9

1

.7

4

.8

Clinic

1

4.5

3

.9

3

2.0

7

1.4

Other human service

0

.0

8

2.4

0

.0

8

1.6

Business & industry

1

4.5

7

2.1

0

.0

8

1.6

Government

2

9.1

7

2.1

0

.0

9

1.8

Other

3

13.6

22

6.5

11

7.4

36

7.1

Not specified

0

.0

8

2.4

4

2.7

12

2.4

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

6

27.3

196

58.0

113

75.8

315

61.9

Education

10

45.5

210

62.1

106

71.1

326

64.0

Health/mental health services

4

18.2

46

13.6

8

5.4

58

11.4

Educational services

8

36.4

98

29.0

22

14.8

128

25.1

Other applied psychology

5

22.7

94

27.8

37

24.8

136

26.7

Management/administration

5

22.7

129

38.2

69

46.3

203

39.9

Other employment activities

4

18.2

50

14.8

29

19.5

83

16.3

Not specified

6

27.3

70

20.7

31

20.8

107

21.0

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

4

18.2

62

18.3

58

38.9

124

24.4

Education

6

27.3

107

31.7

34

22.8

147

28.9

Mental Health Services

2

9.1

23

6.8

1

.7

26

5.1

Educational Services

2

9.1

14

4.1

1

.7

17

3.3

Applied Psychology

1

4.5

16

4.7

2

1.3

19

3.7

Management/administration

0

.0

44

13.0

18

12.1

62

12.2

Other activities

0

.0

0

.0

2

1.3

2

.4

Not specified

7

31.8

72

21.3

33

22.1

112

22.0

Source: 2010 APA Directory and Employment Update.Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 15 Members, 2010

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

5

5.6

35

4.2

53

18.3

93

7.6

2. Teaching of Psychology

11

12.2

72

8.6

36

12.4

119

9.7

3. Experimental Psychology

2

2.2

10

1.2

52

17.9

64

5.2

5. Evaluation & Measurement

5

5.6

75

8.9

56

19.3

136

11.1

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

3

.4

4

1.4

7

.6

7. Developmental Psychology

6

6.7

54

6.4

58

20.0

118

9.7

8. Personality & Social

12

13.3

65

7.7

50

17.2

127

10.4

9. SPSSI

3

3.3

25

3.0

40

13.8

68

5.6

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

1.1

15

1.8

18

6.2

34

2.8

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

19

2.3

14

4.8

33

2.7

13. Consulting Psychology

1

1.1

14

1.7

10

3.4

25

2.0

14. SIOP

2

2.2

30

3.6

12

4.1

44

3.6

15. Educational Psychology

90

100.0

842

100.0

290

100.0

1,222

100.0

16. School Psychology

22

24.4

108

12.8

46

15.9

176

14.4

17. Counseling Psychology

6

6.7

43

5.1

14

4.8

63

5.2

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

1.1

8

1.0

2

.7

11

.9

19. Society for Military Psychology

2

2.2

9

1.1

6

2.1

17

1.4

20. Adult Development & Aging

2

2.2

24

2.9

17

5.9

43

3.5

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

5

.6

9

3.1

14

1.1

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

18

2.1

3

1.0

21

1.7

23. Consumer Psychology

1

1.1

4

.5

2

.7

7

.6

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

2

2.2

12

1.4

12

4.1

26

2.1

25. Behavior Analysis

2

2.2

17

2.0

7

2.4

26

2.1

26. History of Psychology

1

1.1

7

.8

19

6.6

27

2.2

27. Community Psychology

1

1.1

13

1.5

6

2.1

20

1.6

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

3

3.3

13

1.5

3

1.0

19

1.6

29. Psychotherapy

3

3.3

13

1.5

9

3.1

25

2.0

30. Psychological Hypnosis

2

2.2

15

1.8

6

2.1

23

1.9

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

6

.7

6

2.1

12

1.0

32. Humanistic Psychology

3

3.3

12

1.4

9

3.1

24

2.0

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

3

3.3

12

1.4

9

3.1

24

2.0

34. Environmental, Population, and Conservation Psychology

0

.0

7

.8

6

2.1

13

1.1

35. Psychology of Women

2

2.2

28

3.3

21

7.2

51

4.2

36. Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

3

3.3

16

1.9

10

3.4

29

2.4

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

4

4.4

13

1.5

16

5.5

33

2.7

38. Health Psychology

0

.0

19

2.3

13

4.5

32

2.6

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

12

1.4

4

1.4

16

1.3

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

4

4.4

32

3.8

8

2.8

44

3.6

41. Psychology-Law Society

1

1.1

9

1.1

7

2.4

17

1.4

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

35

4.2

9

3.1

44

3.6

43. Family Psychology

4

4.4

19

2.3

10

3.4

33

2.7

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

6

.7

4

1.4

10

.8

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

3

3.3

20

2.4

16

5.5

39

3.2

46. Media Psychology

1

1.1

6

.7

14

4.8

21

1.7

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

1

1.1

8

1.0

7

2.4

16

1.3

48. Peace Psychology

2

2.2

13

1.5

16

5.5

31

2.5

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

3

3.3

5

.6

7

2.4

15

1.2

50. Addiction Psychology

0

.0

6

.7

4

1.4

10

.8

51. Men & Masculinity

1

1.1

5

.6

8

2.8

14

1.1

52. International

2

2.2

17

2.0

27

9.3

46

3.8

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

2

2.2

24

2.9

8

2.8

34

2.8

54. Pediatric Psychology

1

1.1

10

1.2

7

2.4

18

1.5

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

7

.8

5

1.7

12

1.0

56. Trauma Psychology

2

2.2

4

.5

7

2.4

13

1.1

Number of divisions

One

27

30.0

353

41.9

63

21.7

443

36.3

Two

34

37.8

248

29.5

82

28.3

364

29.8

Three

15

16.7

119

14.1

44

15.2

178

14.6

Four or more

14

15.6

122

14.5

101

34.8

237

19.4

Number belonging to state associations

20

22.2

191

22.7

41

14.1

252

20.6

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.1

Counseling

0

.0

1

.1

1

.3

2

.2

School

0

.0

6

.7

7

2.4

13

1.1

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.1

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Paid the 2010 practice assessment

8

8.9

83

9.9

6

2.1

97

7.9

Total

90

100.0

842

100.0

290

100.0

1,222

100.0

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.