Division 42: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 42 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

5

100.0

4,052

100.0

274

100.0

4,331

100.0

Gender

Men

2

40.0

2,308

57.0

188

68.6

2,498

57.7

Women

3

60.0

1,743

43.0

86

31.4

1,832

42.3

Not specified

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

4

.1

2

.7

6

.1

Asian

0

.0

40

1.0

1

.4

41

.9

Hispanic

1

20.0

53

1.3

3

1.1

57

1.3

Black

0

.0

53

1.3

10

3.6

63

1.5

White

4

80.0

3,609

89.1

254

92.7

3,867

89.3

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

16

.4

1

.4

17

.4

Not specified

0

.0

277

6.8

3

1.1

280

6.5

Age

Under 30

0

.0

2

.0

0

.0

2

.0

30 - 34

0

.0

31

.8

0

.0

31

.7

35 - 39

1

20.0

111

2.7

0

.0

112

2.6

40 - 44

1

20.0

106

2.6

4

1.5

111

2.6

45 - 49

0

.0

152

3.8

2

.7

154

3.6

50 - 54

0

.0

359

8.9

16

5.8

375

8.7

55 - 59

0

.0

774

19.1

44

16.1

818

18.9

60 - 64

2

40.0

989

24.4

56

20.4

1,047

24.2

65 - 69

1

20.0

649

16.0

45

16.4

695

16.0

70 or older

0

.0

694

17.1

104

38.0

798

18.4

Not specified

0

.0

185

4.6

3

1.1

188

4.3

Mean

52.8

 

61.7

 

68.3

 

62.1

 

SD

13.3

 

10.9

 

11.6

 

11.0

 

Region

New England

0

.0

348

8.6

16

5.8

364

8.4

Middle Atlantic

2

40.0

962

23.7

67

24.5

1,031

23.8

East North Central

0

.0

588

14.5

28

10.2

616

14.2

West North Central

0

.0

190

4.7

7

2.6

197

4.5

South Atlantic

0

.0

699

17.3

65

23.7

764

17.6

East South Central

1

20.0

142

3.5

8

2.9

151

3.5

West South Central

1

20.0

237

5.8

14

5.1

252

5.8

Mountain

0

.0

206

5.1

16

5.8

222

5.1

Pacific

1

20.0

625

15.4

49

17.9

675

15.6

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

4

.1

1

.4

5

.1

Canada

0

.0

21

.5

3

1.1

24

.6

Other

0

.0

30

.7

0

.0

30

.7

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 42 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

5

100.0

4,052

100.0

274

100.0

4,331

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

1

20.0

3,261

80.5

256

93.4

3,518

81.2

Ed.D.

1

20.0

222

5.5

14

5.1

237

5.5

Psy.D.

1

20.0

447

11.0

3

1.1

451

10.4

M.D.

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

70

1.7

1

.4

71

1.6

Masters

1

20.0

32

.8

0

.0

33

.8

Baccalaureate/Associate

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Not specified

1

20.0

16

.4

0

.0

17

.4

Years since degree

Less than 5

0

.0

73

1.8

0

.0

73

1.7

5 – 9

2

40.0

167

4.1

0

.0

169

3.9

10 – 14

0

.0

214

5.3

2

.7

216

5.0

15 – 19

1

20.0

288

7.1

7

2.6

296

6.8

20 – 24

1

20.0

592

14.6

13

4.7

606

14.0

25 or more

0

.0

2,627

64.8

251

91.6

2,878

66.5

Not specified

1

20.0

91

2.2

1

.4

93

2.1

Mean

12.3

 

28.5

 

38.1

 

29.1

 

SD

8.5

 

11.3

 

11.2

 

11.5

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 42 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

5

100.0

4,052

100.0

274

100.0

4,331

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

87

2.1

1

.4

88

2.0

Clinical

4

80.0

2,933

72.4

199

72.6

3,136

72.4

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

32

.8

3

1.1

35

.8

Counseling psychology

1

20.0

521

12.9

28

10.2

550

12.7

Family Psychology

0

.0

4

.1

3

1.1

7

.2

Forensic

0

.0

25

.6

5

1.8

30

.7

Geropsychology

0

.0

7

.2

0

.0

7

.2

Health

0

.0

34

.8

8

2.9

42

1.0

School

0

.0

61

1.5

4

1.5

65

1.5

Sport psychology

0

.0

3

.1

1

.4

4

.1

Subtotal

5

100.0

3,707

91.5

252

92.0

3,964

91.5

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

11

.3

1

.4

12

.3

Community

0

.0

11

.3

0

.0

11

.3

Developmental

0

.0

12

.3

0

.0

12

.3

Educational

0

.0

14

.3

0

.0

14

.3

Environmental

0

.0

2

.0

0

.0

2

.0

Experimental

0

.0

2

.0

0

.0

2

.0

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

18

.4

1

.4

19

.4

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

10

.2

1

.4

11

.3

Neurosciences

0

.0

6

.1

1

.4

7

.2

Personality

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

2

.0

0

.0

2

.0

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Social

0

.0

5

.1

0

.0

5

.1

Subtotal

0

.0

96

2.4

4

1.5

100

2.3

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

15

.4

2

.7

17

.4

Business or Management

0

.0

4

.1

4

1.5

8

.2

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Counseling

0

.0

9

.2

0

.0

9

.2

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Education, Teaching

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Epidemiology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Public Admin

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Rehabilitation

0

.0

14

.3

0

.0

14

.3

Social Work

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Theology/Religion

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Other

0

.0

40

1.0

11

4.0

51

1.2

Subtotal

0

.0

95

2.3

17

6.2

112

2.6

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

0

.0

80

2.0

11

4.0

91

2.1

Core science

0

.0

78

1.9

3

1.1

81

1.9

Neither

5

100.0

3,740

92.3

259

94.5

4,004

92.4

Not specified

0

.0

154

3.8

1

.4

155

3.6

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 42 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

5

100.0

4,052

100.0

274

100.0

4,331

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

3

60.0

1,780

43.9

158

57.7

1,941

44.8

Working part time

0

.0

572

14.1

44

16.1

616

14.2

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

12

.3

0

.0

12

.3

Not working and seeking work

1

20.0

3

.1

0

.0

4

.1

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

11

.3

2

.7

13

.3

Retired and not working

0

.0

80

2.0

21

7.7

101

2.3

Retired and still working

0

.0

35

.9

11

4.0

46

1.1

Employed; status not known

0

.0

32

.8

0

.0

32

.7

Not specified

1

20.0

1,527

37.7

38

13.9

1,566

36.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

4

80.0

3,819

94.2

259

94.5

4,082

94.3

Not licensed/unknown

1

20.0

233

5.8

15

5.5

249

5.7

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

1

33.3

66

3.7

34

21.5

101

5.2

Four-year colleges

0

.0

10

.6

2

1.3

12

.6

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

21

1.2

4

2.5

25

1.3

Other academic settings

0

.0

30

1.7

6

3.8

36

1.9

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

24

1.3

0

.0

24

1.2

Independent practice

2

66.7

1,367

76.8

74

46.8

1,443

74.3

Hospital

0

.0

56

3.1

10

6.3

66

3.4

Clinic

0

.0

29

1.6

2

1.3

31

1.6

Other human service

0

.0

69

3.9

4

2.5

73

3.8

Business & industry

0

.0

7

.4

1

.6

8

.4

Government

0

.0

33

1.9

7

4.4

40

2.1

Other

0

.0

56

3.1

13

8.2

69

3.6

Not specified

0

.0

12

.7

1

.6

13

.7

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

176

9.9

53

33.5

229

11.8

Education

2

66.7

460

25.8

70

44.3

532

27.4

Health/mental health services

2

66.7

1,574

88.4

120

75.9

1,696

87.4

Educational services

0

.0

537

30.2

35

22.2

572

29.5

Other applied psychology

1

33.3

388

21.8

50

31.6

439

22.6

Management/administration

1

33.3

555

31.2

70

44.3

626

32.3

Other activities

1

33.3

408

22.9

49

31.0

458

23.6

Not specified

0

.0

187

10.5

23

14.6

210

10.8

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

7

.4

7

4.4

14

.7

Education

1

33.3

65

3.7

25

15.8

91

4.7

Mental Health Services

2

66.7

1,378

77.4

75

47.5

1,455

75.0

Educational Services

0

.0

42

2.4

1

.6

43

2.2

Applied Psychology

0

.0

21

1.2

4

2.5

25

1.3

Management/administration

0

.0

67

3.8

21

13.3

88

4.5

Other activities

0

.0

14

.8

2

1.3

16

.8

Not specified

0

.0

186

10.4

23

14.6

209

10.8

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 42 Members by Membership Status, 2009

42

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

1

20.0

105

2.6

29

10.6

135

3.1

2. Teaching of Psychology

0

.0

26

.6

13

4.7

39

.9

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

4

.1

8

2.9

12

.3

5. Evaluation & Measurement

0

.0

24

.6

13

4.7

37

.9

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

8

.2

6

2.2

14

.3

7. Developmental Psychology

0

.0

22

.5

4

1.5

26

.6

8. Personality & Social

0

.0

77

1.9

17

6.2

94

2.2

9. SPSSI

0

.0

47

1.2

24

8.8

71

1.6

10. Psychology & the Arts

0

.0

33

.8

5

1.8

38

.9

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

559

13.8

141

51.5

700

16.2

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

93

2.3

29

10.6

122

2.8

14. SIOP

0

.0

19

.5

7

2.6

26

.6

15. Educational Psychology

0

.0

38

.9

8

2.9

46

1.1

16. School Psychology

0

.0

85

2.1

17

6.2

102

2.4

17. Counseling Psychology

0

.0

153

3.8

35

12.8

188

4.3

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

59

1.5

27

9.9

86

2.0

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

13

.3

8

2.9

21

.5

20. Adult Development & Aging

0

.0

70

1.7

17

6.2

87

2.0

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

1

.0

2

.7

3

.1

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

91

2.2

15

5.5

106

2.4

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

4

.1

3

1.1

7

.2

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

25

.6

6

2.2

31

.7

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

29

.7

5

1.8

34

.8

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

11

.3

12

4.4

23

.5

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

28

.7

18

6.6

46

1.1

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

0

.0

45

1.1

8

2.9

53

1.2

29. Psychotherapy

0

.0

819

20.2

133

48.5

952

22.0

30. Psychological Hypnosis

1

20.0

186

4.6

8

2.9

195

4.5

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

1

20.0

111

2.7

100

36.5

212

4.9

32. Humanistic Psychology

0

.0

71

1.8

13

4.7

84

1.9

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

31

.8

4

1.5

35

.8

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

13

.3

4

1.5

17

.4

35. Psychology of Women

0

.0

190

4.7

50

18.2

240

5.5

36. Psychology of Religion

0

.0

92

2.3

10

3.6

102

2.4

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

0

.0

78

1.9

23

8.4

101

2.3

38. Health Psychology

0

.0

197

4.9

41

15.0

238

5.5

39. Psychoanalysis

1

20.0

353

8.7

36

13.1

390

9.0

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

0

.0

339

8.4

31

11.3

370

8.5

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

240

5.9

36

13.1

276

6.4

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

5

100.0

4,052

100.0

274

100.0

4,331

100.0

43. Family Psychology

0

.0

243

6.0

44

16.1

287

6.6

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

73

1.8

18

6.6

91

2.1

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

0

.0

37

.9

24

8.8

61

1.4

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

85

2.1

36

13.1

121

2.8

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

102

2.5

11

4.0

113

2.6

48. Peace Psychology

0

.0

44

1.1

7

2.6

51

1.2

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

0

.0

109

2.7

26

9.5

135

3.1

50. Addictions

0

.0

97

2.4

17

6.2

114

2.6

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

44

1.1

28

10.2

72

1.7

52. International

0

.0

54

1.3

50

18.2

104

2.4

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

128

3.2

17

6.2

145

3.3

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

51

1.3

11

4.0

62

1.4

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

160

3.9

45

16.4

205

4.7

56. Trauma Psychology

0

.0

115

2.8

47

17.2

162

3.7

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

1

20.0

1,399

34.5

9

3.3

1,409

32.5

Two

4

80.0

1,172

28.9

35

12.8

1,211

28.0

Three

0

.0

709

17.5

31

11.3

740

17.1

Four or more

0

.0

772

19.1

199

72.6

971

22.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

2

40.0

3,206

79.1

240

87.6

3,448

79.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

130

3.2

94

34.3

224

5.2

Counseling

0

.0

10

.2

6

2.2

16

.4

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

School

0

.0

10

.2

2

.7

12

.3

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

19

.5

3

1.1

22

.5

Forensic

0

.0

14

.3

12

4.4

26

.6

Family psychology

0

.0

10

.2

18

6.6

28

.6

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

3

.1

5

1.8

8

.2

Clinical health

0

.0

3

.1

7

2.6

10

.2

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

18

.4

10

3.6

28

.6

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

3

.1

5

1.8

8

.2

Group psychology

0

.0

7

.2

2

.7

9

.2

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

4

.1

3

1.1

7

.2

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

6

.1

0

.0

6

.1

Experimental hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.0

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

3

60.0

2,763

68.2

140

51.1

2,906

67.1

Total

5

100.0

4,052

100.0

274

100.0

4,331

100.0

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