Division 28: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 28 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

20

100.0

299

100.0

225

100.0

544

100.0

Gender

Men

14

70.0

213

71.2

171

76.0

398

73.2

Women

6

30.0

86

28.8

54

24.0

146

26.8

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Asian

0

.0

3

1.0

2

.9

5

.9

Hispanic

0

.0

10

3.3

2

.9

12

2.2

Black

1

5.0

5

1.7

4

1.8

10

1.8

White

18

90.0

241

80.6

207

92.0

466

85.7

Other

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.2

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Not specified

1

5.0

38

12.7

9

4.0

48

8.8

Age

Under 30

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

30 - 34

0

.0

6

2.0

0

.0

6

1.1

35 - 39

0

.0

8

2.7

1

.4

9

1.7

40 - 44

1

5.0

18

6.0

10

4.4

29

5.3

45 - 49

1

5.0

16

5.4

11

4.9

28

5.1

50 - 54

2

10.0

26

8.7

17

7.6

45

8.3

55 - 59

3

15.0

36

12.0

33

14.7

72

13.2

60 - 64

3

15.0

49

16.4

33

14.7

85

15.6

65 - 69

2

10.0

24

8.0

43

19.1

69

12.7

70 or older

7

35.0

83

27.8

73

32.4

163

30.0

Not specified

1

5.0

32

10.7

4

1.8

37

6.8

Mean

64.6

 

63.1

 

65.5

 

64.2

 

SD

12.1

 

15.1

 

12.4

 

13.9

 

Region

New England

1

5.0

27

9.0

13

5.8

41

7.5

Middle Atlantic

2

10.0

57

19.1

49

21.8

108

19.9

East North Central

3

15.0

38

12.7

22

9.8

63

11.6

West North Central

3

15.0

18

6.0

12

5.3

33

6.1

South Atlantic

3

15.0

60

20.1

57

25.3

120

22.1

East South Central

0

.0

11

3.7

9

4.0

20

3.7

West South Central

1

5.0

18

6.0

19

8.4

38

7.0

Mountain

1

5.0

13

4.3

4

1.8

18

3.3

Pacific

5

25.0

50

16.7

32

14.2

87

16.0

Canada

0

.0

2

.7

6

2.7

8

1.5

Other

1

5.0

5

1.7

2

.9

8

1.5

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 28 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

20

100.0

299

100.0

225

100.0

544

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

5

25.0

245

81.9

223

99.1

473

86.9

Ed.D.

0

.0

15

5.0

0

.0

15

2.8

Psy.D.

0

.0

20

6.7

0

.0

20

3.7

M.D.

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.4

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

1

5.0

7

2.3

0

.0

8

1.5

Master’s

11

55.0

7

2.3

1

.4

19

3.5

Not specified

3

15.0

3

1.0

1

.4

7

1.3

Years since degree

Less than 5

0

.0

11

3.7

0

.0

11

2.0

5 - 9

0

.0

11

3.7

1

.4

12

2.2

10 – 14

1

5.0

26

8.7

3

1.3

30

5.5

15 – 19

1

5.0

32

10.7

18

8.0

51

9.4

20 – 24

7

35.0

34

11.4

15

6.7

56

10.3

25 or more

9

45.0

174

58.2

187

83.1

370

68.0

Not specified

2

10.0

11

3.7

1

.4

14

2.6

Mean

28.3

 

30.2

 

36.5

 

32.8

 

SD

11.2

 

15.1

 

12.3

 

14.2

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 28 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

20

100.0

299

100.0

225

100.0

544

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

2

.7

1

.4

3

.6

Clinical

13

65.0

139

46.5

55

24.4

207

38.1

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

6

2.0

2

.9

8

1.5

Counseling psychology

1

5.0

18

6.0

2

.9

21

3.9

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.2

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Health

1

5.0

5

1.7

6

2.7

12

2.2

School

1

5.0

4

1.3

2

.9

7

1.3

Subtotal

16

80.0

175

58.5

69

30.7

260

47.8

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

3

1.0

2

.9

5

.9

Community

0

.0

1

.3

3

1.3

4

.7

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

2

.9

2

.4

Developmental

0

.0

6

2.0

1

.4

7

1.3

Educational

1

5.0

3

1.0

0

.0

4

.7

Experimental

0

.0

19

6.4

21

9.3

40

7.4

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

4

1.3

0

.0

4

.7

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.4

Neurosciences

0

.0

6

2.0

9

4.0

15

2.8

Personality

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

10

3.3

17

7.6

27

5.0

Psychopharmacology

1

5.0

24

8.0

77

34.2

102

18.8

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

3

1.0

1

.4

4

.7

Social

0

.0

1

.3

1

.4

2

.4

Subtotal

2

10.0

83

27.8

134

59.6

219

40.3

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

3

1.0

2

.9

5

.9

Business or Management

0

.0

0

.0

2

.9

2

.4

Cognitive science

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.2

Education, Teaching

0

.0

2

.7

1

.4

3

.6

Psychiatry

0

.0

4

1.3

3

1.3

7

1.3

Public Admin

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.2

Public Health

0

.0

0

.0

4

1.8

4

.7

Rehabilitation

1

5.0

1

.3

0

.0

2

.4

Social Work

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Other

0

.0

5

1.7

6

2.7

11

2.0

Subtotal

1

5.0

16

5.4

20

8.9

37

6.8

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

1

5.0

14

4.7

12

5.3

27

5.0

Core science

2

10.0

80

26.8

132

58.7

214

39.3

Neither

16

80.0

180

60.2

79

35.1

275

50.6

Not specified

1

5.0

25

8.4

2

.9

28

5.1

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 28 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

20

100.0

299

100.0

225

100.0

544

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

7

35.0

108

36.1

133

59.1

248

45.6

Working part time

1

5.0

20

6.7

7

3.1

28

5.1

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

4

1.3

1

.4

5

.9

Not working and seeking work

1

5.0

1

.3

0

.0

2

.4

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

3

1.0

0

.0

3

.6

Retired and not working

0

.0

22

7.4

18

8.0

40

7.4

Retired and still working

0

.0

8

2.7

7

3.1

15

2.8

Employed; status not known

0

.0

4

1.3

2

.9

6

1.1

Not specified

11

55.0

129

43.1

57

25.3

197

36.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

9

45.0

196

65.6

96

42.7

301

55.3

Not licensed/unknown

11

55.0

103

34.4

129

57.3

243

44.7

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

28.6

18

16.7

53

39.8

73

29.4

Four-year colleges

0

.0

8

7.4

2

1.5

10

4.0

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

16

14.8

43

32.3

59

23.8

Other academic settings

0

.0

4

3.7

5

3.8

9

3.6

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.4

Independent practice

1

14.3

34

31.5

4

3.0

39

15.7

Hospital

1

14.3

8

7.4

5

3.8

14

5.6

Clinic

1

14.3

1

.9

0

.0

2

.8

Other human service

1

14.3

6

5.6

2

1.5

9

3.6

Business & industry

0

.0

1

.9

1

.8

2

.8

Government

1

14.3

3

2.8

8

6.0

12

4.8

Other

0

.0

6

5.6

10

7.5

16

6.5

Not specified

0

.0

2

1.9

0

.0

2

.8

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

4

57.1

43

39.8

101

75.9

148

59.7

Education

4

57.1

49

45.4

84

63.2

137

55.2

Health/mental health services

4

57.1

55

50.9

23

17.3

82

33.1

Educational services

0

.0

24

22.2

9

6.8

33

13.3

Other applied psychology

1

14.3

23

21.3

12

9.0

36

14.5

Management/administration

3

42.9

54

50.0

77

57.9

134

54.0

Other activities

2

28.6

20

18.5

26

19.5

48

19.4

Not specified

1

14.3

22

20.4

28

21.1

51

20.6

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

14.3

21

19.4

79

59.4

101

40.7

Education

0

.0

12

11.1

7

5.3

19

7.7

Mental Health Services

2

28.6

37

34.3

5

3.8

44

17.7

Educational Services

0

.0

3

2.8

1

.8

4

1.6

Management/administration

2

28.6

8

7.4

13

9.8

23

9.3

Other activities

0

.0

4

3.7

4

3.0

8

3.2

Not specified

2

28.6

23

21.3

24

18.0

49

19.8

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 28 Members by Membership Status, 2009

28

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

4

20.0

18

6.0

26

11.6

48

8.8

2. Teaching of Psychology

3

15.0

16

5.4

5

2.2

24

4.4

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

19

6.4

53

23.6

72

13.2

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

5.0

8

2.7

8

3.6

17

3.1

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

1

5.0

26

8.7

73

32.4

100

18.4

7. Developmental Psychology

0

.0

10

3.3

7

3.1

17

3.1

8. Personality & Social

3

15.0

20

6.7

10

4.4

33

6.1

9. SPSSI

1

5.0

9

3.0

8

3.6

18

3.3

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

5.0

6

2.0

4

1.8

11

2.0

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

43

14.4

40

17.8

83

15.3

13. Consulting Psychology

1

5.0

9

3.0

3

1.3

13

2.4

14. SIOP

0

.0

5

1.7

2

.9

7

1.3

15. Educational Psychology

3

15.0

14

4.7

3

1.3

20

3.7

16. School Psychology

1

5.0

11

3.7

6

2.7

18

3.3

17. Counseling Psychology

1

5.0

11

3.7

5

2.2

17

3.1

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

10

3.3

10

4.4

20

3.7

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

3

1.0

7

3.1

10

1.8

20. Adult Development & Aging

0

.0

8

2.7

13

5.8

21

3.9

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

1

.3

3

1.3

4

.7

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

1

5.0

14

4.7

7

3.1

22

4.0

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

2

.7

4

1.8

6

1.1

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

7

2.3

4

1.8

11

2.0

25. Behavior Analysis

1

5.0

26

8.7

55

24.4

82

15.1

26. History of Psychology

1

5.0

10

3.3

19

8.4

30

5.5

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

3

1.0

8

3.6

11

2.0

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

20

100.0

299

100.0

225

100.0

544

100.0

29. Psychotherapy

1

5.0

30

10.0

9

4.0

40

7.4

30. Psychological Hypnosis

2

10.0

19

6.4

3

1.3

24

4.4

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

7

2.3

7

3.1

14

2.6

32. Humanistic Psychology

2

10.0

5

1.7

2

.9

9

1.7

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

1

5.0

6

2.0

11

4.9

18

3.3

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

4

1.3

3

1.3

7

1.3

35. Psychology of Women

1

5.0

12

4.0

11

4.9

24

4.4

36. Psychology of Religion

2

10.0

12

4.0

6

2.7

20

3.7

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

0

.0

10

3.3

7

3.1

17

3.1

38. Health Psychology

1

5.0

28

9.4

34

15.1

63

11.6

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

5

1.7

5

2.2

10

1.8

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

5.0

52

17.4

21

9.3

74

13.6

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

14

4.7

9

4.0

23

4.2

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

45

15.1

8

3.6

53

9.7

43. Family Psychology

0

.0

10

3.3

8

3.6

18

3.3

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

2

10.0

5

1.7

3

1.3

10

1.8

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

1

5.0

4

1.3

6

2.7

11

2.0

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

3

1.0

3

1.3

6

1.1

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

6

2.0

6

2.7

12

2.2

48. Peace Psychology

2

10.0

6

2.0

5

2.2

13

2.4

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

2

10.0

7

2.3

5

2.2

14

2.6

50. Addictions

1

5.0

54

18.1

54

24.0

109

20.0

51. Men & Masculinity

1

5.0

1

.3

2

.9

4

.7

52. International

0

.0

7

2.3

10

4.4

17

3.1

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

8

2.7

8

3.6

16

2.9

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

4

1.3

6

2.7

10

1.8

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

23

7.7

9

4.0

32

5.9

56. Trauma Psychology

0

.0

6

2.0

3

1.3

9

1.7

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

5

25.0

64

21.4

41

18.2

110

20.2

Two

5

25.0

79

26.4

44

19.6

128

23.5

Three

3

15.0

60

20.1

50

22.2

113

20.8

Four or more

7

35.0

96

32.1

90

40.0

193

35.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

9

45.0

147

49.2

45

20.0

201

36.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

7

2.3

12

5.3

19

3.5

Counseling

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

School

0

.0

0

.0

2

.9

2

.4

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.3

1

.4

2

.4

Forensic

0

.0

2

.7

2

.9

4

.7

Family psychology

0

.0

1

.3

2

.9

3

.6

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

0

.0

3

1.3

3

.6

Clinical health

0

.0

2

.7

2

.9

4

.7

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.9

2

.4

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

4

20.0

99

33.1

32

14.2

135

24.8

Total

20

100.0

299

100.0

225

100.0

544

100.0

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