Division 26: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 26 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

16

100.0

235

100.0

238

100.0

489

100.0

Gender

Men

10

62.5

174

74.0

207

87.0

391

80.0

Women

6

37.5

60

25.5

31

13.0

97

19.8

Not specified

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Race/ethnicity

Asian

1

6.3

2

.9

1

.4

4

.8

Hispanic

0

.0

1

.4

5

2.1

6

1.2

Black

0

.0

4

1.7

4

1.7

8

1.6

White

11

68.8

200

85.1

218

91.6

429

87.7

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

2

.9

1

.4

3

.6

Not specified

4

25.0

26

11.1

9

3.8

39

8.0

Age

Under 30

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

30 - 34

0

.0

3

1.3

0

.0

3

.6

35 - 39

1

6.3

4

1.7

1

.4

6

1.2

40 - 44

1

6.3

4

1.7

1

.4

6

1.2

45 - 49

1

6.3

16

6.8

3

1.3

20

4.1

50 - 54

2

12.5

21

8.9

8

3.4

31

6.3

55 - 59

2

12.5

29

12.3

15

6.3

46

9.4

60 - 64

3

18.8

46

19.6

20

8.4

69

14.1

65 - 69

2

12.5

33

14.0

37

15.5

72

14.7

70 or older

4

25.0

67

28.5

146

61.3

217

44.4

Not specified

0

.0

11

4.7

7

2.9

18

3.7

Mean

59.9

 

64.0

 

74.6

 

69.1

 

SD

11.6

 

13.2

 

12.2

 

13.8

 

Region

New England

2

12.5

16

6.8

24

10.1

42

8.6

Middle Atlantic

4

25.0

52

22.1

49

20.6

105

21.5

East North Central

1

6.3

38

16.2

32

13.4

71

14.5

West North Central

1

6.3

16

6.8

11

4.6

28

5.7

South Atlantic

1

6.3

31

13.2

52

21.8

84

17.2

East South Central

1

6.3

7

3.0

2

.8

10

2.0

West South Central

1

6.3

16

6.8

8

3.4

25

5.1

Mountain

0

.0

8

3.4

14

5.9

22

4.5

Pacific

3

18.8

31

13.2

28

11.8

62

12.7

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Canada

1

6.3

12

5.1

14

5.9

27

5.5

Other

1

6.3

7

3.0

4

1.7

12

2.5

Source: 2009 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies. 

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 26 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

16

100.0

235

100.0

238

100.0

489

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

6

37.5

215

91.5

231

97.1

452

92.4

Ed.D.

0

.0

5

2.1

2

.8

7

1.4

Psy.D.

0

.0

6

2.6

0

.0

6

1.2

M.D.

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.2

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

3

1.3

3

1.3

6

1.2

Masters

10

62.5

3

1.3

1

.4

14

2.9

Not specified

0

.0

3

1.3

0

.0

3

.6

Years since degree

Less than 5

1

6.3

5

2.1

0

.0

6

1.2

5 - 9

0

.0

9

3.8

1

.4

10

2.0

10 - 14

4

25.0

15

6.4

2

.8

21

4.3

15 - 19

0

.0

21

8.9

6

2.5

27

5.5

20 - 24

2

12.5

34

14.5

9

3.8

45

9.2

25 or more

9

56.3

146

62.1

217

91.2

372

76.1

Not specified

0

.0

5

2.1

3

1.3

8

1.6

Mean

26.9

 

30.8

 

45.4

 

37.8

 

SD

14.4

 

14.0

 

13.0

 

15.4

 

Source: 2009 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 26 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

16

100.0

235

100.0

238

100.0

489

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Clinical

2

12.5

65

27.7

39

16.4

106

21.7

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.9

4

1.7

6

1.2

Counseling psychology

0

.0

8

3.4

3

1.3

11

2.2

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Health

1

6.3

4

1.7

4

1.7

9

1.8

School

0

.0

2

.9

3

1.3

5

1.0

Subtotal

3

18.8

83

35.3

53

22.3

139

28.4

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

11

4.7

6

2.5

17

3.5

Community

0

.0

0

.0

2

.8

2

.4

Comparative

0

.0

1

.4

4

1.7

5

1.0

Developmental

1

6.3

13

5.5

12

5.0

26

5.3

Educational

1

6.3

4

1.7

1

.4

6

1.2

Environmental

0

.0

2

.9

2

.8

4

.8

Experimental

2

12.5

26

11.1

46

19.3

74

15.1

General/Methods & Systems

2

12.5

25

10.6

24

10.1

51

10.4

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

6

2.6

4

1.7

10

2.0

Neurosciences

0

.0

2

.9

8

3.4

10

2.0

Personality

0

.0

5

2.1

9

3.8

14

2.9

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

4

1.7

4

1.7

8

1.6

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

1

.4

2

.8

3

.6

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

3

1.3

4

1.7

7

1.4

Social

1

6.3

16

6.8

27

11.3

44

9.0

Subtotal

7

43.8

119

50.6

155

65.1

281

57.5

Other fields

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

Education, Teaching

0

.0

7

3.0

2

.8

9

1.8

Engineering

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

1

6.3

0

.0

2

.8

3

.6

Other

1

6.3

10

4.3

23

9.7

34

7.0

Subtotal

2

12.5

18

7.7

28

11.8

48

9.8

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

1

6.3

18

7.7

12

5.0

31

6.3

Core science

8

50.0

114

48.5

152

63.9

274

56.0

Neither

3

18.8

88

37.4

72

30.3

163

33.3

Not specified

4

25.0

15

6.4

2

.8

21

4.3

Source: 2009 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 26 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

16

100.0

235

100.0

238

100.0

489

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

3

18.8

114

48.5

100

42.0

217

44.4

Working part time

2

12.5

19

8.1

18

7.6

39

8.0

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

0

.0

2

.8

2

.4

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

2

.9

0

.0

2

.4

Not working and not seeking work

1

6.3

1

.4

3

1.3

5

1.0

Retired and not working

3

18.8

20

8.5

58

24.4

81

16.6

Retired and still working

1

6.3

2

.9

15

6.3

18

3.7

Employed; status not known

0

.0

1

.4

1

.4

2

.4

Not specified

6

37.5

76

32.3

41

17.2

123

25.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

1

6.3

100

42.6

74

31.1

175

35.8

Not licensed/unknown

15

93.8

135

57.4

164

68.9

314

64.2

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

66.7

45

39.5

50

50.0

97

44.7

Four-year colleges

0

.0

25

21.9

12

12.0

37

17.1

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

2

1.8

9

9.0

11

5.1

Other academic settings

0

.0

9

7.9

2

2.0

11

5.1

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Independent practice

0

.0

12

10.5

9

9.0

21

9.7

Hospital

0

.0

6

5.3

2

2.0

8

3.7

Clinic

0

.0

3

2.6

3

3.0

6

2.8

Other human service

0

.0

4

3.5

1

1.0

5

2.3

Government

1

33.3

4

3.5

3

3.0

8

3.7

Other

0

.0

4

3.5

7

7.0

11

5.1

Not specified

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

 

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

33.3

70

61.4

63

63.0

134

61.8

Education

2

66.7

79

69.3

63

63.0

144

66.4

Health/mental health services

1

33.3

33

28.9

13

13.0

47

21.7

Educational services

1

33.3

21

18.4

7

7.0

29

13.4

Other applied psychology

0

.0

18

15.8

13

13.0

31

14.3

Management/administration

1

33.3

46

40.4

41

41.0

88

40.6

Other activities

0

.0

24

21.1

21

21.0

45

20.7

Not specified

1

33.3

24

21.1

30

30.0

55

25.3

 

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

9

7.9

27

27.0

36

16.6

Education

1

33.3

52

45.6

27

27.0

80

36.9

Mental Health Services

1

33.3

16

14.0

3

3.0

20

9.2

Educational Services

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.5

Applied Psychology

0

.0

2

1.8

0

.0

2

.9

Management/administration

0

.0

11

9.6

11

11.0

22

10.1

Other activities

0

.0

1

.9

1

1.0

2

.9

Not specified

1

33.3

23

20.2

30

30.0

54

24.9

Source: 2009 APA Directory and 2010 Employment Update.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies. 

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 26 Members by Membership Status, 2009

26

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

5

31.3

62

26.4

107

45.0

174

35.6

2. Teaching of Psychology

4

25.0

56

23.8

63

26.5

123

25.2

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

19

8.1

84

35.3

103

21.1

5. Evaluation & Measurement

2

12.5

12

5.1

19

8.0

33

6.7

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

1

6.3

8

3.4

44

18.5

53

10.8

7. Developmental Psychology

3

18.8

10

4.3

21

8.8

34

7.0

8. Personality & Social

2

12.5

26

11.1

49

20.6

77

15.7

9. SPSSI

0

.0

15

6.4

52

21.8

67

13.7

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

6.3

19

8.1

14

5.9

34

7.0

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

25

10.6

37

15.5

62

12.7

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

3

1.3

17

7.1

20

4.1

14. SIOP

1

6.3

8

3.4

12

5.0

21

4.3

15. Educational Psychology

1

6.3

7

3.0

23

9.7

31

6.3

16. School Psychology

0

.0

6

2.6

9

3.8

15

3.1

17. Counseling Psychology

0

.0

11

4.7

13

5.5

24

4.9

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

3

1.3

9

3.8

12

2.5

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

3

1.3

9

3.8

12

2.5

20. Adult Development & Aging

0

.0

14

6.0

24

10.1

38

7.8

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

3

1.3

14

5.9

17

3.5

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

6

2.6

10

4.2

16

3.3

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

6

2.6

8

3.4

14

2.9

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

3

18.8

47

20.0

50

21.0

100

20.4

25. Behavior Analysis

1

6.3

8

3.4

20

8.4

29

5.9

26. History of Psychology

16

100.0

235

100.0

238

100.0

489

100.0

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

3

1.3

11

4.6

14

2.9

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

6.3

10

4.3

19

8.0

30

6.1

29. Psychotherapy

0

.0

18

7.7

15

6.3

33

6.7

30. Psychological Hypnosis

0

.0

7

3.0

9

3.8

16

3.3

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

3

1.3

16

6.7

19

3.9

32. Humanistic Psychology

1

6.3

12

5.1

15

6.3

28

5.7

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

1

.4

8

3.4

9

1.8

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

9

3.8

10

4.2

19

3.9

35. Psychology of Women

1

6.3

15

6.4

27

11.3

43

8.8

36. Psychology of Religion

0

.0

23

9.8

18

7.6

41

8.4

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

0

.0

5

2.1

10

4.2

15

3.1

38. Health Psychology

2

12.5

8

3.4

22

9.2

32

6.5

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

19

8.1

7

2.9

26

5.3

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

6.3

17

7.2

15

6.3

33

6.7

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

11

4.7

11

4.6

22

4.5

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

11

4.7

12

5.0

23

4.7

43. Family Psychology

0

.0

5

2.1

9

3.8

14

2.9

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

5

2.1

9

3.8

14

2.9

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

0

.0

5

2.1

19

8.0

24

4.9

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

3

1.3

12

5.0

15

3.1

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

13

5.5

9

3.8

22

4.5

48. Peace Psychology

0

.0

6

2.6

20

8.4

26

5.3

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

0

.0

5

2.1

11

4.6

16

3.3

50. Addictions

0

.0

7

3.0

7

2.9

14

2.9

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

1

.4

9

3.8

10

2.0

52. International

0

.0

11

4.7

46

19.3

57

11.7

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

6

2.6

8

3.4

14

2.9

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

1

.4

9

3.8

10

2.0

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

1

.4

7

2.9

8

1.6

56. Trauma Psychology

0

.0

5

2.1

12

5.0

17

3.5

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

3

18.8

31

13.2

7

2.9

41

8.4

Two

7

43.8

54

23.0

28

11.8

89

18.2

Three

0

.0

70

29.8

33

13.9

103

21.1

Four or more

6

37.5

80

34.0

170

71.4

256

52.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

2

12.5

65

27.7

68

28.6

135

27.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

7

3.0

12

5.0

19

3.9

Counseling

0

.0

1

.4

1

.4

2

.4

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.8

2

.4

School

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.4

3

1.3

4

.8

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

2

.8

2

.4

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

3

1.3

0

.0

3

.6

Group psychology

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.2

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.2

Experimental hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.2

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

0

.0

44

18.7

16

6.7

60

12.3

Total

16

100.0

235

100.0

238

100.0

489

100.0

Source: 2009 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.