Division 36: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 36 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

63

100.0

929

100.0

95

100.0

1,087

100.0

Gender

Men

34

54.0

630

67.8

75

78.9

739

68.0

Women

29

46.0

297

32.0

20

21.1

346

31.8

Not specified

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

2

.2

1

1.1

3

.3

Asian

2

3.2

19

2.0

3

3.2

24

2.2

Hispanic

1

1.6

19

2.0

1

1.1

21

1.9

Black

1

1.6

12

1.3

3

3.2

16

1.5

White

46

73.0

765

82.3

84

88.4

895

82.3

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

8

.9

0

.0

8

.7

Not specified

13

20.6

104

11.2

3

3.2

120

11.0

Age

Under 30

1

1.6

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

30 - 34

1

1.6

20

2.2

0

.0

21

1.9

35 - 39

3

4.8

24

2.6

0

.0

27

2.5

40 - 44

4

6.3

35

3.8

0

.0

39

3.6

45 - 49

3

4.8

54

5.8

3

3.2

60

5.5

50 - 54

3

4.8

105

11.3

6

6.3

114

10.5

55 - 59

11

17.5

163

17.5

10

10.5

184

16.9

60 - 64

10

15.9

182

19.6

13

13.7

205

18.9

65 - 69

9

14.3

115

12.4

19

20.0

143

13.2

70 or older

17

27.0

186

20.0

43

45.3

246

22.6

Not specified

1

1.6

44

4.7

1

1.1

46

4.2

Mean

61.9

 

61.0

 

69.6

 

61.8

 

SD

14.0

 

12.5

 

11.4

 

12.7

 

Region

New England

4

6.3

66

7.1

6

6.3

76

7.0

Middle Atlantic

17

27.0

169

18.2

16

16.8

202

18.6

East North Central

10

15.9

151

16.3

17

17.9

178

16.4

West North Central

4

6.3

56

6.0

8

8.4

68

6.3

South Atlantic

10

15.9

151

16.3

17

17.9

178

16.4

East South Central

2

3.2

24

2.6

3

3.2

29

2.7

West South Central

4

6.3

51

5.5

2

2.1

57

5.2

Mountain

2

3.2

59

6.4

2

2.1

63

5.8

Pacific

6

9.5

175

18.8

23

24.2

204

18.8

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Canada

1

1.6

15

1.6

1

1.1

17

1.6

Other

3

4.8

11

1.2

0

.0

14

1.3

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 36 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

63

100.0

929

100.0

95

100.0

1,087

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

15

23.8

778

83.7

90

94.7

883

81.2

Ed.D.

3

4.8

48

5.2

4

4.2

55

5.1

Psy.D.

3

4.8

73

7.9

1

1.1

77

7.1

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

1

1.6

17

1.8

0

.0

18

1.7

Masters

39

61.9

7

.8

0

.0

46

4.2

Not specified

2

3.2

6

.6

0

.0

8

.7

Years since degree

Less than 5

4

6.3

34

3.7

0

.0

38

3.5

5 – 9

8

12.7

51

5.5

1

1.1

60

5.5

10 – 14

5

7.9

109

11.7

1

1.1

115

10.6

15 - 19

10

15.9

126

13.6

3

3.2

139

12.8

20 – 24

10

15.9

107

11.5

6

6.3

123

11.3

25 or more

23

36.5

477

51.3

84

88.4

584

53.7

Not specified

3

4.8

25

2.7

0

.0

28

2.6

Mean

23.0

 

25.5

 

38.9

 

26.5

 

SD

14.1

 

12.7

 

12.1

 

13.3

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 36 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

63

100.0

929

100.0

95

100.0

1,087

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

1.6

2

.2

1

1.1

4

.4

Clinical

18

28.6

445

47.9

39

41.1

502

46.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

3

.3

0

.0

3

.3

Counseling psychology

7

11.1

156

16.8

12

12.6

175

16.1

Forensic

0

.0

7

.8

0

.0

7

.6

Geropsychology

1

1.6

4

.4

1

1.1

6

.6

Health

0

.0

18

1.9

3

3.2

21

1.9

School

3

4.8

17

1.8

1

1.1

21

1.9

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Subtotal

30

47.6

653

70.3

57

60.0

740

68.1

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

6

.6

0

.0

6

.6

Community

0

.0

3

.3

2

2.1

5

.5

Comparative

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Developmental

0

.0

26

2.8

4

4.2

30

2.8

Educational

2

3.2

16

1.7

0

.0

18

1.7

Experimental

1

1.6

6

.6

2

2.1

9

.8

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

11

1.2

5

5.3

16

1.5

Industrial/Organizational

3

4.8

17

1.8

1

1.1

21

1.9

Neurosciences

1

1.6

2

.2

0

.0

3

.3

Personality

1

1.6

13

1.4

2

2.1

16

1.5

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.1

2

2.1

3

.3

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

3

.3

0

.0

3

.3

Social

1

1.6

17

1.8

8

8.4

26

2.4

Subtotal

9

14.3

122

13.1

27

28.4

158

14.5

Other fields

Anthropology

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

5

.5

1

1.1

6

.6

Business or Management

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling

3

4.8

11

1.2

2

2.1

16

1.5

Counselor Education

1

1.6

2

.2

1

1.1

4

.4

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Education, Teaching

1

1.6

9

1.0

1

1.1

11

1.0

Engineering

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Nursing

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Health

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Student Personnel

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Theology/Religion

5

7.9

19

2.0

1

1.1

25

2.3

Other

1

1.6

25

2.7

4

4.2

30

2.8

Subtotal

11

17.5

85

9.1

11

11.6

107

9.8

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

5

7.9

56

6.0

9

9.5

70

6.4

Core science

6

9.5

106

11.4

25

26.3

137

12.6

Neither

39

61.9

698

75.1

61

64.2

798

73.4

Not specified

13

20.6

69

7.4

0

.0

82

7.5

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 36 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

63

100.0

929

100.0

95

100.0

1,087

100.0

Employment status

 

Working full time

18

28.6

412

44.3

48

50.5

478

44.0

Working part time

10

15.9

87

9.4

10

10.5

107

9.8

Postdoctoral study

1

1.6

4

.4

1

1.1

6

.6

Not working and seeking work

1

1.6

3

.3

0

.0

4

.4

Not working and not seeking work

1

1.6

9

1.0

0

.0

10

.9

Retired and not working

5

7.9

49

5.3

11

11.6

65

6.0

Retired and still working

1

1.6

10

1.1

5

5.3

16

1.5

Other

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Employed; status not known

1

1.6

7

.8

0

.0

8

.7

Not specified

25

39.7

346

37.2

20

21.1

391

36.0

 

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

22

34.9

652

70.2

65

68.4

739

68.0

Not licensed/unknown

41

65.1

277

29.8

30

31.6

348

32.0

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

11.1

114

27.7

28

58.3

144

30.1

Four-year colleges

2

11.1

27

6.6

5

10.4

34

7.1

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

14

3.4

2

4.2

16

3.3

Other academic settings

2

11.1

21

5.1

2

4.2

25

5.2

Schools & other educational settings

1

5.6

11

2.7

0

.0

12

2.5

Independent practice

4

22.2

118

28.6

4

8.3

126

26.4

Hospital

2

11.1

24

5.8

1

2.1

27

5.6

Clinic

1

5.6

8

1.9

0

.0

9

1.9

Other human service

1

5.6

30

7.3

0

.0

31

6.5

Business & industry

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Government

3

16.7

8

1.9

0

.0

11

2.3

Other

0

.0

30

7.3

5

10.4

35

7.3

Not specified

0

.0

5

1.2

1

2.1

6

1.3

 

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

4

22.2

165

40.0

35

72.9

204

42.7

Education

8

44.4

222

53.9

36

75.0

266

55.6

Health/mental health services

9

50.0

249

60.4

18

37.5

276

57.7

Educational services

5

27.8

106

25.7

8

16.7

119

24.9

Other applied psychology

6

33.3

99

24.0

8

16.7

113

23.6

Management/administration

10

55.6

183

44.4

25

52.1

218

45.6

Other activities

6

33.3

94

22.8

9

18.8

109

22.8

Not specified

5

27.8

60

14.6

6

12.5

71

14.9

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

28

6.8

8

16.7

36

7.5

Education

3

16.7

112

27.2

22

45.8

137

28.7

Mental Health Services

7

38.9

152

36.9

4

8.3

163

34.1

Educational Services

1

5.6

7

1.7

0

.0

8

1.7

Applied Psychology

1

5.6

11

2.7

1

2.1

13

2.7

Management/administration

2

11.1

37

9.0

7

14.6

46

9.6

Other activities

1

5.6

8

1.9

1

2.1

10

2.1

Not specified

3

16.7

57

13.8

5

10.4

65

13.6

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 36 Members by Membership Status, 2009

36

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

3

4.8

45

4.8

18

18.9

66

6.1

2. Teaching of Psychology

4

6.3

59

6.4

19

20.0

82

7.5

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

7

.8

7

7.4

14

1.3

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

1.6

16

1.7

12

12.6

29

2.7

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

5

.5

6

6.3

11

1.0

7. Developmental Psychology

2

3.2

23

2.5

5

5.3

30

2.8

8. Personality & Social

4

6.3

64

6.9

19

20.0

87

8.0

9. SPSSI

3

4.8

20

2.2

16

16.8

39

3.6

10. Psychology & the Arts

2

3.2

17

1.8

9

9.5

28

2.6

12. Clinical Psychology

1

1.6

92

9.9

28

29.5

121

11.1

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

17

1.8

9

9.5

26

2.4

14. SIOP

2

3.2

17

1.8

5

5.3

24

2.2

15. Educational Psychology

3

4.8

22

2.4

10

10.5

35

3.2

16. School Psychology

3

4.8

20

2.2

4

4.2

27

2.5

17. Counseling Psychology

5

7.9

86

9.3

17

17.9

108

9.9

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

14

1.5

5

5.3

19

1.7

19. Society for Military Psychology

2

3.2

12

1.3

4

4.2

18

1.7

20. Adult Development & Aging

2

3.2

26

2.8

8

8.4

36

3.3

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

1

1.6

2

.2

4

4.2

7

.6

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

1

1.6

21

2.3

5

5.3

27

2.5

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

3

.3

2

2.1

5

.5

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

2

3.2

40

4.3

16

16.8

58

5.3

25. Behavior Analysis

1

1.6

6

.6

2

2.1

9

.8

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

23

2.5

18

18.9

41

3.8

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

10

1.1

9

9.5

19

1.7

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

2

3.2

12

1.3

6

6.3

20

1.8

29. Psychotherapy

2

3.2

89

9.6

17

17.9

108

9.9

30. Psychological Hypnosis

2

3.2

37

4.0

5

5.3

44

4.0

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

5

.5

6

6.3

11

1.0

32. Humanistic Psychology

3

4.8

44

4.7

15

15.8

62

5.7

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

2

3.2

6

.6

5

5.3

13

1.2

34. Population & Environmental

1

1.6

9

1.0

4

4.2

14

1.3

35. Psychology of Women

1

1.6

34

3.7

14

14.7

49

4.5

36. Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

63

100.0

929

100.0

95

100.0

1,087

100.0

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

3

4.8

10

1.1

8

8.4

21

1.9

38. Health Psychology

0

.0

64

6.9

14

14.7

78

7.2

39. Psychoanalysis

3

4.8

56

6.0

5

5.3

64

5.9

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

2

3.2

44

4.7

8

8.4

54

5.0

41. Psychology-Law Society

2

3.2

21

2.3

8

8.4

31

2.9

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

92

9.9

10

10.5

102

9.4

43. Family Psychology

3

4.8

39

4.2

12

12.6

54

5.0

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

1

1.6

18

1.9

6

6.3

25

2.3

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

3

4.8

15

1.6

8

8.4

26

2.4

46. Media Psychology

1

1.6

14

1.5

8

8.4

23

2.1

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

1

1.6

15

1.6

5

5.3

21

1.9

48. Peace Psychology

6

9.5

36

3.9

12

12.6

54

5.0

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

0

.0

20

2.2

5

5.3

25

2.3

50. Addictions

1

1.6

26

2.8

4

4.2

31

2.9

51. Men & Masculinity

3

4.8

21

2.3

6

6.3

30

2.8

52. International

2

3.2

19

2.0

18

18.9

39

3.6

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

2

3.2

14

1.5

7

7.4

23

2.1

54. Pediatric Psychology

1

1.6

7

.8

4

4.2

12

1.1

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

15

1.6

5

5.3

20

1.8

56. Trauma Psychology

3

4.8

24

2.6

5

5.3

32

2.9

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

21

33.3

310

33.4

8

8.4

339

31.2

Two

21

33.3

288

31.0

11

11.6

320

29.4

Three

12

19.0

151

16.3

16

16.8

179

16.5

Four or more

9

14.3

180

19.4

60

63.2

249

22.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

22

34.9

468

50.4

41

43.2

531

48.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

23

2.5

19

20.0

42

3.9

Counseling

0

.0

9

1.0

0

.0

9

.8

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

School

0

.0

2

.2

1

1.1

3

.3

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.2

1

1.1

3

.3

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.1

Family psychology

0

.0

2

.2

2

2.1

4

.4

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.1

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.1

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

1

.1

1

1.1

2

.2

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

9

14.3

388

41.8

19

20.0

416

38.3

Total

63

100.0

929

100.0

95

100.0

1,087

100.0

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