Division 40: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 40 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

143

100.0

3,999

100.0

274

100.0

4,416

100.0

Gender

Men

50

35.0

2,085

52.1

202

73.7

2,337

52.9

Women

93

65.0

1,907

47.7

72

26.3

2,072

46.9

Not specified

0

.0

7

.2

0

.0

7

.2

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

1

.7

12

.3

2

.7

15

.3

Asian

2

1.4

61

1.5

3

1.1

66

1.5

Hispanic

4

2.8

136

3.4

5

1.8

145

3.3

Black

2

1.4

38

1.0

6

2.2

46

1.0

White

76

53.1

3,027

75.7

251

91.6

3,354

76.0

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

.7

26

.7

3

1.1

30

.7

Not specified

57

39.9

699

17.5

4

1.5

760

17.2

Age

Under 30

7

4.9

7

.2

0

.0

14

.3

30 - 34

13

9.1

152

3.8

0

.0

165

3.7

35 - 39

10

7.0

360

9.0

1

.4

371

8.4

40 - 44

13

9.1

436

10.9

5

1.8

454

10.3

45 - 49

8

5.6

427

10.7

16

5.8

451

10.2

50 - 54

12

8.4

556

13.9

30

10.9

598

13.5

55 - 59

24

16.8

755

18.9

53

19.3

832

18.8

60 - 64

16

11.2

596

14.9

70

25.5

682

15.4

65 - 69

13

9.1

273

6.8

30

10.9

316

7.2

70 or older

14

9.8

240

6.0

61

22.3

315

7.1

Not specified

13

9.1

197

4.9

8

2.9

218

4.9

Mean

52.2

 

53.3

 

63.1

 

53.9

 

SD

14.2

 

11.3

 

11.1

 

11.7

 

Region

New England

10

7.0

402

10.1

20

7.3

432

9.8

Middle Atlantic

27

18.9

648

16.2

50

18.2

725

16.4

East North Central

20

14.0

517

12.9

38

13.9

575

13.0

West North Central

8

5.6

202

5.1

15

5.5

225

5.1

South Atlantic

23

16.1

665

16.6

54

19.7

742

16.8

East South Central

6

4.2

128

3.2

3

1.1

137

3.1

West South Central

5

3.5

284

7.1

27

9.9

316

7.2

Mountain

5

3.5

259

6.5

16

5.8

280

6.3

Pacific

27

18.9

718

18.0

40

14.6

785

17.8

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

4

2.8

16

.4

0

.0

20

.5

Canada

1

.7

108

2.7

8

2.9

117

2.6

Other

7

4.9

52

1.3

3

1.1

62

1.4

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 40 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

143

100.0

3,999

100.0

274

100.0

4,416

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

36

25.2

3,255

81.4

257

93.8

3,548

80.3

Ed.D.

3

2.1

97

2.4

8

2.9

108

2.4

Psy.D.

9

6.3

539

13.5

4

1.5

552

12.5

M.D.

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

1

.7

87

2.2

3

1.1

91

2.1

Masters

87

60.8

7

.2

0

.0

94

2.1

Baccalaureate/Associate

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Certificate/diploma

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Not specified

7

4.9

12

.3

0

.0

19

.4

Years since degree

Less than 5

18

12.6

207

5.2

0

.0

225

5.1

5 – 9

23

16.1

585

14.6

0

.0

608

13.8

10 – 14

16

11.2

559

14.0

3

1.1

578

13.1

15 – 19

19

13.3

631

15.8

16

5.8

666

15.1

20 – 24

16

11.2

595

14.9

24

8.8

635

14.4

25 or more

42

29.4

1,331

33.3

229

83.6

1,602

36.3

Not specified

9

6.3

91

2.3

2

.7

102

2.3

Mean

18.3

 

20.0

 

33.7

 

20.8

 

SD

12.4

 

10.9

 

10.7

 

11.4

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 40 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

143

100.0

3,999

100.0

274

100.0

4,416

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

.7

109

2.7

6

2.2

116

2.6

Clinical

39

27.3

2,101

52.5

117

42.7

2,257

51.1

Clinical neuropsychology

8

5.6

604

15.1

46

16.8

658

14.9

Counseling psychology

8

5.6

132

3.3

3

1.1

143

3.2

Family Psychology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Forensic

0

.0

26

.7

0

.0

26

.6

Geropsychology

0

.0

22

.6

2

.7

24

.5

Health

2

1.4

38

1.0

6

2.2

46

1.0

School

18

12.6

76

1.9

7

2.6

101

2.3

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Subtotal

76

53.1

3,110

77.8

187

68.2

3,373

76.4

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

18

.5

4

1.5

22

.5

Community

1

.7

5

.1

1

.4

7

.2

Developmental

1

.7

26

.7

4

1.5

31

.7

Educational

4

2.8

19

.5

0

.0

23

.5

Environmental

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.0

Experimental

0

.0

12

.3

3

1.1

15

.3

General/Methods & Systems

4

2.8

6

.2

0

.0

10

.2

Industrial/Organizational

3

2.1

4

.1

0

.0

7

.2

Neurosciences

4

2.8

214

5.4

30

10.9

248

5.6

Personality

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Physiological/Psychobiology

1

.7

13

.3

7

2.6

21

.5

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.0

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.1

4

1.5

6

.1

Social

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Subtotal

18

12.6

323

8.1

54

19.7

395

8.9

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

1

.7

13

.3

0

.0

14

.3

Business or Management

1

.7

1

.0

0

.0

2

.0

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Computer Science

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Counseling

1

.7

3

.1

0

.0

4

.1

Counselor Education

1

.7

0

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.0

Education, Teaching

2

1.4

5

.1

0

.0

7

.2

Epidemiology

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Genetics

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.0

Law

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.0

1

.4

2

.0

Psychiatry

0

.0

4

.1

0

.0

4

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.0

Public Health

0

.0

2

.1

1

.4

3

.1

Rehabilitation

1

.7

85

2.1

13

4.7

99

2.2

Social Work

2

1.4

1

.0

0

.0

3

.1

Special Education

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Speech & Hearing

0

.0

3

.1

1

.4

4

.1

Other

5

3.5

117

2.9

13

4.7

135

3.1

Subtotal

14

9.8

248

6.2

30

10.9

292

6.6

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

9

6.3

87

2.2

9

3.3

105

2.4

Core science

14

9.8

318

8.0

54

19.7

386

8.7

Neither

85

59.4

3,276

81.9

208

75.9

3,569

80.8

Not specified

35

24.5

318

8.0

3

1.1

356

8.1

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 40 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

143

100.0

3,999

100.0

274

100.0

4,416

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

39

27.3

1,803

45.1

164

59.9

2,006

45.4

Working part time

18

12.6

293

7.3

18

6.6

329

7.5

Postdoctoral study

1

.7

32

.8

2

.7

35

.8

Not working and seeking work

2

1.4

8

.2

0

.0

10

.2

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

9

.2

0

.0

9

.2

Retired and not working

6

4.2

51

1.3

14

5.1

71

1.6

Retired and still working

1

.7

27

.7

6

2.2

34

.8

Employed; status not known

0

.0

13

.3

0

.0

13

.3

Not specified

76

53.1

1,763

44.1

70

25.5

1,909

43.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

51

35.7

3,340

83.5

240

87.6

3,631

82.2

Not licensed/unknown

92

64.3

659

16.5

34

12.4

785

17.8

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

3

7.7

146

8.1

49

29.9

198

9.9

Four-year colleges

0

.0

13

.7

1

.6

14

.7

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

187

10.4

41

25.0

228

11.4

Other academic settings

1

2.6

28

1.6

5

3.0

34

1.7

Schools & other educational settings

3

7.7

26

1.4

0

.0

29

1.4

Independent practice

16

41.0

747

41.4

26

15.9

789

39.3

Hospital

3

7.7

302

16.7

24

14.6

329

16.4

Clinic

4

10.3

33

1.8

0

.0

37

1.8

Other human service

2

5.1

170

9.4

8

4.9

180

9.0

Business & industry

1

2.6

10

.6

1

.6

12

.6

Government

5

12.8

65

3.6

4

2.4

74

3.7

Other

1

2.6

59

3.3

5

3.0

65

3.2

Not specified

0

.0

17

.9

0

.0

17

.8

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

7

17.9

639

35.4

118

72.0

764

38.1

Education

11

28.2

765

42.4

99

60.4

875

43.6

Health/mental health services

31

79.5

1,479

82.0

110

67.1

1,620

80.8

Educational services

16

41.0

639

35.4

34

20.7

689

34.3

Other applied psychology

12

30.8

319

17.7

23

14.0

354

17.6

Management/administration

16

41.0

648

35.9

86

52.4

750

37.4

Other activities

11

28.2

298

16.5

35

21.3

344

17.1

Not specified

6

15.4

221

12.3

16

9.8

243

12.1

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

127

7.0

46

28.0

173

8.6

Education

2

5.1

104

5.8

20

12.2

126

6.3

Mental Health Services

22

56.4

1,190

66.0

51

31.1

1,263

63.0

Educational Services

2

5.1

70

3.9

4

2.4

76

3.8

Applied Psychology

3

7.7

16

.9

1

.6

20

1.0

Management/administration

4

10.3

89

4.9

23

14.0

116

5.8

Other activities

1

2.6

19

1.1

2

1.2

22

1.1

Not specified

5

12.8

188

10.4

17

10.4

210

10.5

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 40 Members by Membership Status, 2009

40

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

4

2.8

65

1.6

25

9.1

94

2.1

2. Teaching of Psychology

0

.0

47

1.2

11

4.0

58

1.3

3. Experimental Psychology

1

.7

12

.3

27

9.9

40

.9

5. Evaluation & Measurement

2

1.4

43

1.1

14

5.1

59

1.3

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

42

1.1

50

18.2

92

2.1

7. Developmental Psychology

3

2.1

39

1.0

12

4.4

54

1.2

8. Personality & Social

7

4.9

48

1.2

10

3.6

65

1.5

9. SPSSI

0

.0

15

.4

7

2.6

22

.5

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

.7

22

.6

4

1.5

27

.6

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

404

10.1

85

31.0

489

11.1

13. Consulting Psychology

2

1.4

19

.5

6

2.2

27

.6

14. SIOP

1

.7

10

.3

5

1.8

16

.4

15. Educational Psychology

3

2.1

37

.9

9

3.3

49

1.1

16. School Psychology

9

6.3

90

2.3

19

6.9

118

2.7

17. Counseling Psychology

5

3.5

52

1.3

9

3.3

66

1.5

18. Psychologists in Public Service

2

1.4

62

1.6

15

5.5

79

1.8

19. Society for Military Psychology

2

1.4

26

.7

7

2.6

35

.8

20. Adult Development & Aging

2

1.4

132

3.3

28

10.2

162

3.7

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

4

.1

3

1.1

7

.2

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

6

4.2

538

13.5

55

20.1

599

13.6

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

5

.1

4

1.5

9

.2

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

17

.4

4

1.5

21

.5

25. Behavior Analysis

6

4.2

28

.7

6

2.2

40

.9

26. History of Psychology

1

.7

17

.4

15

5.5

33

.7

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

11

.3

4

1.5

15

.3

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

.7

52

1.3

21

7.7

74

1.7

29. Psychotherapy

3

2.1

121

3.0

17

6.2

141

3.2

30. Psychological Hypnosis

2

1.4

61

1.5

5

1.8

68

1.5

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

21

.5

19

6.9

40

.9

32. Humanistic Psychology

1

.7

15

.4

3

1.1

19

.4

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

3

2.1

41

1.0

9

3.3

53

1.2

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

14

.4

2

.7

16

.4

35. Psychology of Women

0

.0

37

.9

15

5.5

52

1.2

36. Psychology of Religion

2

1.4

44

1.1

8

2.9

54

1.2

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

5

3.5

35

.9

19

6.9

59

1.3

38. Health Psychology

6

4.2

197

4.9

28

10.2

231

5.2

39. Psychoanalysis

3

2.1

90

2.3

8

2.9

101

2.3

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

143

100.0

3,999

100.0

274

100.0

4,416

100.0

41. Psychology-Law Society

1

.7

222

5.6

21

7.7

244

5.5

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

339

8.5

31

11.3

370

8.4

43. Family Psychology

14

9.8

66

1.7

8

2.9

88

2.0

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

1

.7

24

.6

5

1.8

30

.7

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

1

.7

31

.8

10

3.6

42

1.0

46. Media Psychology

1

.7

18

.5

6

2.2

25

.6

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

1

.7

49

1.2

9

3.3

59

1.3

48. Peace Psychology

3

2.1

18

.5

3

1.1

24

.5

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

1

.7

12

.3

9

3.3

22

.5

50. Addictions

2

1.4

38

1.0

11

4.0

51

1.2

51. Men & Masculinity

1

.7

4

.1

4

1.5

9

.2

52. International

4

2.8

24

.6

18

6.6

46

1.0

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

2

1.4

90

2.3

17

6.2

109

2.5

54. Pediatric Psychology

11

7.7

140

3.5

27

9.9

178

4.0

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

114

2.9

18

6.6

132

3.0

56. Trauma Psychology

3

2.1

45

1.1

11

4.0

59

1.3

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

85

59.4

1,993

49.8

53

19.3

2,131

48.3

Two

26

18.2

1,115

27.9

63

23.0

1,204

27.3

Three

13

9.1

505

12.6

52

19.0

570

12.9

Four or more

19

13.3

386

9.7

106

38.7

511

11.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

31

21.7

1,888

47.2

143

52.2

2,062

46.7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

107

2.7

43

15.7

150

3.4

Counseling

0

.0

9

.2

2

.7

11

.2

School

0

.0

7

.2

4

1.5

11

.2

Clinical neuropsychology

1

.7

345

8.6

88

32.1

434

9.8

Forensic

0

.0

23

.6

4

1.5

27

.6

Family psychology

0

.0

2

.1

1

.4

3

.1

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

4

.1

2

.7

6

.1

Clinical health

0

.0

6

.2

3

1.1

9

.2

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

2

.1

2

.7

4

.1

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

2

.1

4

1.5

6

.1

Group psychology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Rehabilitation psychology

1

.7

40

1.0

27

9.9

68

1.5

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.0

Experimental hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.0

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

36

25.2

2,733

68.3

144

52.6

2,913

66.0

Total

143

100.0

3,999

100.0

274

100.0

4,416

100.0

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