Division 17: 2010

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 17 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

63

100.0

1,745

100.0

360

100.0

2,168

100.0

Gender

Men

30

47.6

869

49.8

222

61.7

1,121

51.7

Women

32

50.8

875

50.1

138

38.3

1,045

48.2

Not specified

1

1.6

1

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

6

.3

1

.3

7

.3

Asian

2

3.2

78

4.5

20

5.6

100

4.6

Hispanic

2

3.2

45

2.6

21

5.8

68

3.1

Black

2

3.2

84

4.8

22

6.1

108

5.0

White

43

68.3

1,267

72.6

284

78.9

1,594

73.5

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

1.6

27

1.5

4

1.1

32

1.5

Not specified

13

20.6

238

13.6

8

2.2

259

11.9

Age

Under 30

3

4.8

6

.3

1

.3

10

.5

30 - 34

6

9.5

98

5.6

0

.0

104

4.8

35 - 39

1

1.6

144

8.3

7

1.9

152

7.0

40 - 44

3

4.8

153

8.8

18

5.0

174

8.0

45 - 49

6

9.5

167

9.6

30

8.3

203

9.4

50 - 54

5

7.9

148

8.5

30

8.3

183

8.4

55 - 59

7

11.1

255

14.6

56

15.6

318

14.7

60 - 64

12

19.0

283

16.2

69

19.2

364

16.8

65 - 69

6

9.5

187

10.7

51

14.2

244

11.3

70 or older

13

20.6

249

14.3

90

25.0

352

16.2

Not specified

1

1.6

55

3.2

8

2.2

64

3.0

Mean

57.5

56.1

63.1

57.3

SD

16.6

13.9

13.4

14.2

Region

New England

2

3.2

98

5.6

16

4.4

116

5.4

Middle Atlantic

20

31.7

257

14.7

42

11.7

319

14.7

East North Central

8

12.7

306

17.5

59

16.4

373

17.2

West North Central

6

9.5

178

10.2

47

13.1

231

10.7

South Atlantic

11

17.5

273

15.6

61

16.9

345

15.9

East South Central

0

.0

89

5.1

14

3.9

103

4.8

West South Central

2

3.2

154

8.8

23

6.4

179

8.3

Mountain

1

1.6

111

6.4

28

7.8

140

6.5

Pacific

8

12.7

212

12.1

61

16.9

281

13.0

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

1

1.6

5

.3

0

.0

6

.3

Canada

0

.0

18

1.0

3

.8

21

1.0

Other

4

6.3

44

2.5

6

1.7

54

2.5

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 17 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

63

100.0

1,745

100.0

360

100.0

2,168

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

11

17.5

1,494

85.6

319

88.6

1,824

84.1

Ed.D.

5

7.9

166

9.5

35

9.7

206

9.5

Psy.D.

1

1.6

32

1.8

2

.6

35

1.6

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

27

1.5

4

1.1

31

1.4

Masters

42

66.7

19

1.1

0

.0

61

2.8

Baccalaureate/Associate

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Not specified

4

6.3

6

.3

0

.0

10

.5

Years since degree

Less than 5

8

12.7

167

9.6

0

.0

175

8.1

5 - 9

10

15.9

222

12.7

7

1.9

239

11.0

10 - 14

5

7.9

188

10.8

22

6.1

215

9.9

15 - 19

10

15.9

228

13.1

35

9.7

273

12.6

20 - 24

6

9.5

229

13.1

39

10.8

274

12.6

25 or more

23

36.5

680

39.0

254

70.6

957

44.1

Not specified

1

1.6

31

1.8

3

.8

35

1.6

Mean

21.7

21.9

32.5

23.6

SD

15.3

13.6

13.3

14.1

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 17 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

Total

60

100.0

1,722

100.0

359

100.0

2,141

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

1.6

6

.3

2

.6

9

.4

Clinical

8

12.7

149

8.5

42

11.7

199

9.2

Clinical neuropsychology

1

1.6

3

.2

1

.3

5

.2

Counseling psychology

30

47.6

1,196

68.5

265

73.6

1,491

68.8

Family Psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Forensic

1

1.6

5

.3

0

.0

6

.3

Geropsychology

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Health

0

.0

16

.9

4

1.1

20

.9

School

3

4.8

20

1.1

2

.6

25

1.2

Sport psychology

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Subtotal

44

69.8

1,399

80.2

317

88.1

1,760

81.2

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.1

Community

0

.0

16

.9

0

.0

16

.7

Developmental

0

.0

6

.3

2

.6

8

.4

Educational

0

.0

17

1.0

2

.6

19

.9

General/Methods & Systems

1

1.6

2

.1

3

.8

6

.3

Industrial/Organizational

2

3.2

14

.8

8

2.2

24

1.1

Neurosciences

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.1

Personality

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.1

2

.6

4

.2

Social

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Subtotal

3

4.8

64

3.7

18

5.0

85

3.9

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.1

1

.3

3

.1

Business or Management

0

.0

2

.1

1

.3

3

.1

Counseling

6

9.5

21

1.2

1

.3

28

1.3

Counselor Education

0

.0

32

1.8

3

.8

35

1.6

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Education, Teaching

2

3.2

10

.6

1

.3

13

.6

Genetics

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Industrial Relations

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Public Health

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Rehabilitation

0

.0

12

.7

6

1.7

18

.8

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

.6

2

.1

Social Work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Other

1

1.6

17

1.0

4

1.1

22

1.0

Subtotal

9

14.3

105

6.0

20

5.6

134

6.2

Science designation

General science

4

6.3

60

3.4

14

3.9

78

3.6

Core science

1

1.6

37

2.1

13

3.6

51

2.4

Neither

51

81.0

1,471

84.3

328

91.1

1,850

85.3

Not specified

7

11.1

177

10.1

5

1.4

189

8.7

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 17 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

63

100.0

1,745

100.0

360

100.0

2,168

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

22

34.9

868

49.7

220

61.1

1,110

51.2

Working part time

8

12.7

120

6.9

18

5.0

146

6.7

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

13

.7

2

.6

15

.7

Not working and seeking work

1

1.6

6

.3

0

.0

7

.3

Not working and not seeking work

1

1.6

2

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Retired and not working

1

1.6

68

3.9

41

11.4

110

5.1

Retired and still working

0

.0

23

1.3

12

3.3

35

1.6

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Employed; status not known

0

.0

9

.5

0

.0

9

.4

Not specified

30

47.6

635

36.4

67

18.6

732

33.8

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

16

25.4

1,174

67.3

265

73.6

1,455

67.1

Not licensed/unknown

47

74.6

571

32.7

95

26.4

713

32.9

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

9.1

336

38.7

157

71.4

495

44.6

Four-year colleges

0

.0

20

2.3

4

1.8

24

2.2

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

17

2.0

8

3.6

25

2.3

Other academic settings

0

.0

24

2.8

6

2.7

30

2.7

Schools & other educational settings

2

9.1

8

.9

0

.0

10

.9

Independent practice

5

22.7

141

16.2

10

4.5

156

14.1

Hospital

2

9.1

28

3.2

5

2.3

35

3.2

Clinic

2

9.1

17

2.0

1

.5

20

1.8

Other human service

3

13.6

222

25.6

17

7.7

242

21.8

Business & industry

1

4.5

5

.6

0

.0

6

.5

Government

3

13.6

20

2.3

2

.9

25

2.3

Other

2

9.1

26

3.0

10

4.5

38

3.4

Not specified

0

.0

4

.5

0

.0

4

.4

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

4.5

370

42.6

163

74.1

534

48.1

Education

3

13.6

499

57.5

176

80.0

678

61.1

Health/mental health services

13

59.1

562

64.7

91

41.4

666

60.0

Educational services

12

54.5

232

26.7

39

17.7

283

25.5

Other applied psychology

5

22.7

212

24.4

43

19.5

260

23.4

Management/administration

10

45.5

434

50.0

129

58.6

573

51.6

Other employment activities

9

40.9

164

18.9

44

20.0

217

19.5

Not specified

6

27.3

87

10.0

17

7.7

110

9.9

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

90

10.4

57

25.9

147

13.2

Education

1

4.5

204

23.5

68

30.9

273

24.6

Mental Health Services

8

36.4

319

36.8

18

8.2

345

31.1

Educational Services

3

13.6

12

1.4

2

.9

17

1.5

Applied Psychology

2

9.1

19

2.2

4

1.8

25

2.3

Management/administration

2

9.1

125

14.4

51

23.2

178

16.0

Other activities

0

.0

5

.6

3

1.4

8

.7

Not specified

6

27.3

94

10.8

17

7.7

117

10.5

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 17 Members, 2010

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

2

3.2

36

2.1

21

5.8

59

2.7

2. Teaching of Psychology

3

4.8

48

2.8

22

6.1

73

3.4

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

1

.1

7

1.9

8

.4

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

1.6

26

1.5

27

7.5

54

2.5

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

1

.1

4

1.1

5

.2

7. Developmental Psychology

1

1.6

7

.4

5

1.4

13

.6

8. Personality & Social

7

11.1

45

2.6

20

5.6

72

3.3

9. SPSSI

3

4.8

26

1.5

21

5.8

50

2.3

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

1.6

21

1.2

3

.8

25

1.2

12. Clinical Psychology

1

1.6

57

3.3

46

12.8

104

4.8

13. Consulting Psychology

2

3.2

45

2.6

21

5.8

68

3.1

14. SIOP

3

4.8

22

1.3

17

4.7

42

1.9

15. Educational Psychology

6

9.5

43

2.5

14

3.9

63

2.9

16. School Psychology

7

11.1

34

1.9

9

2.5

50

2.3

17. Counseling Psychology

63

100.0

1,745

100.0

360

100.0

2,168

100.0

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

31

1.8

11

3.1

42

1.9

19. Society for Military Psychology

1

1.6

16

.9

10

2.8

27

1.2

20. Adult Development & Aging

1

1.6

23

1.3

12

3.3

36

1.7

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

1

.1

2

.6

3

.1

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

3

4.8

46

2.6

16

4.4

65

3.0

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

3

.2

4

1.1

7

.3

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

1

1.6

22

1.3

11

3.1

34

1.6

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

4

.2

6

1.7

10

.5

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

10

.6

13

3.6

23

1.1

27. Community Psychology

1

1.6

13

.7

14

3.9

28

1.3

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

1.6

14

.8

5

1.4

20

.9

29. Psychotherapy

5

7.9

146

8.4

65

18.1

216

10.0

30. Psychological Hypnosis

1

1.6

36

2.1

10

2.8

47

2.2

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

15

.9

19

5.3

34

1.6

32. Humanistic Psychology

2

3.2

33

1.9

14

3.9

49

2.3

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

1

1.6

9

.5

2

.6

12

.6

34. Environmental, Population, and Conservation Psychology

0

.0

3

.2

7

1.9

10

.5

35. Psychology of Women

4

6.3

182

10.4

78

21.7

264

12.2

36. Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

4

6.3

79

4.5

15

4.2

98

4.5

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

3

4.8

19

1.1

6

1.7

28

1.3

38. Health Psychology

1

1.6

75

4.3

29

8.1

105

4.8

39. Psychoanalysis

1

1.6

25

1.4

7

1.9

33

1.5

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

6

9.5

47

2.7

9

2.5

62

2.9

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

20

1.1

8

2.2

28

1.3

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

139

8.0

35

9.7

174

8.0

43. Family Psychology

5

7.9

78

4.5

32

8.9

115

5.3

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

3

4.8

97

5.6

50

13.9

150

6.9

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

5

7.9

140

8.0

86

23.9

231

10.7

46. Media Psychology

1

1.6

7

.4

9

2.5

17

.8

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

1

1.6

45

2.6

11

3.1

57

2.6

48. Peace Psychology

0

.0

17

1.0

12

3.3

29

1.3

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

5

7.9

38

2.2

27

7.5

70

3.2

50. Addiction Psychology

0

.0

47

2.7

7

1.9

54

2.5

51. Men & Masculinity

2

3.2

50

2.9

35

9.7

87

4.0

52. International

2

3.2

33

1.9

47

13.1

82

3.8

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

3

4.8

22

1.3

6

1.7

31

1.4

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

8

.5

6

1.7

14

.6

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

27

1.5

8

2.2

35

1.6

56. Trauma Psychology

2

3.2

36

2.1

20

5.6

58

2.7

Number of divisions

One

27

42.9

691

39.6

55

15.3

773

35.7

Two

16

25.4

558

32.0

96

26.7

670

30.9

Three

5

7.9

271

15.5

82

22.8

358

16.5

Four or more

15

23.8

225

12.9

127

35.3

367

16.9

Number belonging to state associations

17

27.0

725

41.5

147

40.8

889

41.0

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

10

.6

11

3.1

21

1.0

Counseling

0

.0

66

3.8

26

7.2

92

4.2

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

1

.1

3

.8

4

.2

School

0

.0

2

.1

1

.3

3

.1

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Family psychology

0

.0

2

.1

9

2.5

11

.5

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.3

2

.1

Clinical health

0

.0

2

.1

1

.3

3

.1

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Group psychology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.3

2

.1

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

2

.1

3

.8

5

.2

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Experimental hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Paid the 2010 practice assessment

11

17.5

743

42.6

116

32.2

870

40.1

Total

63

100.0

1,745

100.0

360

100.0

2,168

100.0

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