Division 32: 2009 Demographics

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 32 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

36

100.0

403

100.0

71

100.0

510

100.0

Gender

Men

18

50.0

246

61.0

56

78.9

320

62.7

Women

18

50.0

157

39.0

15

21.1

190

37.3

Race/ethnicity

Asian

1

2.8

5

1.2

4

5.6

10

2.0

Hispanic

1

2.8

6

1.5

1

1.4

8

1.6

Black

1

2.8

4

1.0

2

2.8

7

1.4

White

25

69.4

322

79.9

61

85.9

408

80.0

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

2.8

7

1.7

0

.0

8

1.6

Not specified

7

19.4

59

14.6

3

4.2

69

13.5

Age

Under 30

1

2.8

1

.2

0

.0

2

.4

30 - 34

1

2.8

6

1.5

0

.0

7

1.4

35 - 39

1

2.8

14

3.5

1

1.4

16

3.1

40 - 44

1

2.8

17

4.2

2

2.8

20

3.9

45 – 49

2

5.6

16

4.0

1

1.4

19

3.7

50 – 54

5

13.9

37

9.2

5

7.0

47

9.2

55 – 59

5

13.9

55

13.6

8

11.3

68

13.3

60 – 64

6

16.7

82

20.3

11

15.5

99

19.4

65 – 69

0

.0

46

11.4

11

15.5

57

11.2

70 or older

10

27.8

107

26.6

30

42.3

147

28.8

Not specified

4

11.1

22

5.5

2

2.8

28

5.5

Mean

60.8

 

62.9

 

68.9

 

63.6

 

SD

15.4

 

13.7

 

13.9

 

14.0

 

Region

New England

1

2.8

22

5.5

3

4.2

26

5.1

Middle Atlantic

15

41.7

83

20.6

15

21.1

113

22.2

East North Central

3

8.3

52

12.9

7

9.9

62

12.2

West North Central

1

2.8

13

3.2

0

.0

14

2.7

South Atlantic

4

11.1

63

15.6

16

22.5

83

16.3

East South Central

0

.0

12

3.0

2

2.8

14

2.7

West South Central

2

5.6

18

4.5

1

1.4

21

4.1

Mountain

1

2.8

19

4.7

2

2.8

22

4.3

Pacific

6

16.7

101

25.1

19

26.8

126

24.7

Canada

1

2.8

13

3.2

4

5.6

18

3.5

Other

2

5.6

7

1.7

2

2.8

11

2.2

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 32 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

32

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

36

100.0

403

100.0

71

100.0

510

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

6

16.7

325

80.6

68

95.8

399

78.2

Ed.D.

2

5.6

28

6.9

2

2.8

32

6.3

Psy.D.

1

2.8

35

8.7

0

.0

36

7.1

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

11

2.7

0

.0

11

2.2

Master’s

23

63.9

3

.7

1

1.4

27

5.3

Not specified

4

11.1

1

.2

0

.0

5

1.0

Years since degree

Less than 5

4

11.1

24

6.0

0

.0

28

5.5

5 - 9

4

11.1

45

11.2

2

2.8

51

10.0

10 – 14

5

13.9

48

11.9

1

1.4

54

10.6

15 – 19

2

5.6

36

8.9

3

4.2

41

8.0

20 – 24

3

8.3

44

10.9

2

2.8

49

9.6

25 or more

14

38.9

195

48.4

61

85.9

270

52.9

Not specified

4

11.1

11

2.7

2

2.8

17

3.3

Mean

22.6

 

25.1

 

39.1

 

26.9

 

SD

16.5

 

14.6

 

14.3

 

15.5

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 32 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

36

100.0

403

100.0

71

100.0

510

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

2.8

1

.2

0

.0

2

.4

Clinical

17

47.2

211

52.4

37

52.1

265

52.0

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Counseling psychology

0

.0

63

15.6

7

9.9

70

13.7

Forensic

1

2.8

2

.5

0

.0

3

.6

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Health

0

.0

11

2.7

1

1.4

12

2.4

School

2

5.6

3

.7

0

.0

5

1.0

Subtotal

21

58.3

294

73.0

45

63.4

360

70.6

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.4

1

.2

Community

2

5.6

3

.7

0

.0

5

1.0

Comparative

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Developmental

0

.0

4

1.0

0

.0

4

.8

Educational

0

.0

6

1.5

0

.0

6

1.2

Environmental

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

5

1.2

3

4.2

8

1.6

Industrial/Organizational

2

5.6

3

.7

1

1.4

6

1.2

Neurosciences

1

2.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Personality

0

.0

9

2.2

2

2.8

11

2.2

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.4

1

.2

Social

0

.0

4

1.0

6

8.5

10

2.0

Subtotal

5

13.9

36

8.9

14

19.7

55

10.8

Other fields

Business or Management

1

2.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Counseling

1

2.8

1

.2

2

2.8

4

.8

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Education, Teaching

0

.0

7

1.7

1

1.4

8

1.6

Law

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Rehabilitation

0

.0

1

.2

1

1.4

2

.4

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Social Work

1

2.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Theology/Religion

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Other

4

11.1

25

6.2

7

9.9

36

7.1

Subtotal

7

19.4

40

9.9

11

15.5

58

11.4

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

4

11.1

25

6.2

3

4.2

32

6.3

Core science

1

2.8

32

7.9

13

18.3

46

9.0

Neither

28

77.8

313

77.7

54

76.1

395

77.5

Not specified

3

8.3

33

8.2

1

1.4

37

7.3

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 32 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

36

100.0

403

100.0

71

100.0

510

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

7

19.4

169

41.9

35

49.3

211

41.4

Working part time

6

16.7

51

12.7

7

9.9

64

12.5

Not working and seeking work

1

2.8

1

.2

0

.0

2

.4

Not working and not seeking work

1

2.8

2

.5

0

.0

3

.6

Retired and not working

1

2.8

18

4.5

10

14.1

29

5.7

Retired and still working

0

.0

5

1.2

4

5.6

9

1.8

Employed; status not known

1

2.8

3

.7

0

.0

4

.8

Not specified

19

52.8

154

38.2

15

21.1

188

36.9

 

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

12

33.3

279

69.2

53

74.6

344

67.5

Not licensed/unknown

24

66.7

124

30.8

18

25.4

166

32.5

 

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

38

22.5

20

57.1

58

27.5

Four-year colleges

0

.0

7

4.1

1

2.9

8

3.8

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

4

2.4

0

.0

4

1.9

Other academic settings

0

.0

10

5.9

2

5.7

12

5.7

Schools & other educational settings

1

14.3

3

1.8

0

.0

4

1.9

Independent practice

1

14.3

71

42.0

3

8.6

75

35.5

Hospital

0

.0

4

2.4

1

2.9

5

2.4

Clinic

1

14.3

3

1.8

0

.0

4

1.9

Other human service

0

.0

17

10.1

1

2.9

18

8.5

Business & industry

1

14.3

1

.6

0

.0

2

.9

Government

0

.0

4

2.4

2

5.7

6

2.8

Other

2

28.6

5

3.0

5

14.3

12

5.7

Not specified

1

14.3

2

1.2

0

.0

3

1.4

 

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

4

57.1

61

36.1

25

71.4

90

42.7

Education

3

42.9

91

53.8

26

74.3

120

56.9

Health/mental health services

3

42.9

115

68.0

16

45.7

134

63.5

Educational services

1

14.3

46

27.2

8

22.9

55

26.1

Other applied psychology

3

42.9

37

21.9

7

20.0

47

22.3

Management/administration

3

42.9

63

37.3

16

45.7

82

38.9

Other activities

3

42.9

52

30.8

7

20.0

62

29.4

Not specified

1

14.3

25

14.8

4

11.4

30

14.2

 

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

14.3

7

4.1

4

11.4

12

5.7

Education

0

.0

44

26.0

17

48.6

61

28.9

Mental Health Services

2

28.6

81

47.9

5

14.3

88

41.7

Educational Services

1

14.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

Applied Psychology

1

14.3

3

1.8

1

2.9

5

2.4

Management/administration

1

14.3

7

4.1

3

8.6

11

5.2

Other activities

0

.0

1

.6

1

2.9

2

.9

Not specified

1

14.3

26

15.4

4

11.4

31

14.7

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 32 Members by Membership Status, 2009

32

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

2

5.6

19

4.7

18

25.4

39

7.6

2. Teaching of Psychology

2

5.6

18

4.5

7

9.9

27

5.3

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

2

.5

5

7.0

7

1.4

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

2.8

4

1.0

6

8.5

11

2.2

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

1

.2

4

5.6

5

1.0

7. Developmental Psychology

0

.0

4

1.0

3

4.2

7

1.4

8. Personality & Social

1

2.8

33

8.2

17

23.9

51

10.0

9. SPSSI

2

5.6

16

4.0

12

16.9

30

5.9

10. Psychology & the Arts

3

8.3

21

5.2

10

14.1

34

6.7

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

29

7.2

20

28.2

49

9.6

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

13

3.2

3

4.2

16

3.1

14. SIOP

0

.0

5

1.2

6

8.5

11

2.2

15. Educational Psychology

2

5.6

15

3.7

10

14.1

27

5.3

16. School Psychology

2

5.6

7

1.7

6

8.5

15

2.9

17. Counseling Psychology

2

5.6

35

8.7

14

19.7

51

10.0

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

2.8

8

2.0

2

2.8

11

2.2

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

7

1.7

3

4.2

10

2.0

20. Adult Development & Aging

2

5.6

10

2.5

6

8.5

18

3.5

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

1

.2

3

4.2

4

.8

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

6

1.5

3

4.2

9

1.8

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

2

.5

3

4.2

5

1.0

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

3

8.3

51

12.7

26

36.6

80

15.7

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

1

.2

2

2.8

3

.6

26. History of Psychology

1

2.8

12

3.0

15

21.1

28

5.5

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

10

2.5

5

7.0

15

2.9

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

2

5.6

5

1.2

2

2.8

9

1.8

29. Psychotherapy

9

25.0

80

19.9

25

35.2

114

22.4

30. Psychological Hypnosis

3

8.3

26

6.5

5

7.0

34

6.7

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

4

1.0

7

9.9

11

2.2

32. Humanistic Psychology

36

100.0

403

100.0

71

100.0

510

100.0

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

4

1.0

4

5.6

8

1.6

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

5

1.2

5

7.0

10

2.0

35. Psychology of Women

1

2.8

29

7.2

8

11.3

38

7.5

36. Psychology of Religion

3

8.3

44

10.9

15

21.1

62

12.2

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

2

5.6

3

.7

5

7.0

10

2.0

38. Health Psychology

1

2.8

24

6.0

7

9.9

32

6.3

39. Psychoanalysis

2

5.6

28

6.9

7

9.9

37

7.3

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

2.8

15

3.7

3

4.2

19

3.7

41. Psychology-Law Society

1

2.8

11

2.7

2

2.8

14

2.7

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

71

17.6

13

18.3

84

16.5

43. Family Psychology

1

2.8

21

5.2

8

11.3

30

5.9

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

1

2.8

15

3.7

7

9.9

23

4.5

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

2

5.6

7

1.7

9

12.7

18

3.5

46. Media Psychology

1

2.8

14

3.5

10

14.1

25

4.9

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

2

5.6

12

3.0

5

7.0

19

3.7

48. Peace Psychology

3

8.3

20

5.0

15

21.1

38

7.5

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

2

5.6

22

5.5

9

12.7

33

6.5

50. Addictions

2

5.6

15

3.7

3

4.2

20

3.9

51. Men & Masculinity

1

2.8

13

3.2

6

8.5

20

3.9

52. International

0

.0

16

4.0

23

32.4

39

7.6

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

3

.7

5

7.0

8

1.6

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

1

.2

4

5.6

5

1.0

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

8

2.0

4

5.6

12

2.4

56. Trauma Psychology

2

5.6

11

2.7

5

7.0

18

3.5

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

10

27.8

106

26.3

4

5.6

120

23.5

Two

11

30.6

103

25.6

6

8.5

120

23.5

Three

7

19.4

85

21.1

16

22.5

108

21.2

Four or more

8

22.2

109

27.0

45

63.4

162

31.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

12

33.3

190

47.1

32

45.1

234

45.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

9

2.2

7

9.9

16

3.1

Counseling

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.4

1

.2

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.4

1

.2

Group psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.4

1

.2

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

7

19.4

164

40.7

18

25.4

189

37.1

Total

36

100.0

403

100.0

71

100.0

510

100.0

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