Division 43: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 43 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

121

100.0

1,258

100.0

187

100.0

1,566

100.0

Gender

Men

36

29.8

633

50.3

122

65.2

791

50.5

Women

85

70.2

623

49.5

65

34.8

773

49.4

Not specified

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.1

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

4

.3

0

.0

4

.3

Asian

5

4.1

28

2.2

3

1.6

36

2.3

Hispanic

6

5.0

32

2.5

7

3.7

45

2.9

Black

4

3.3

18

1.4

6

3.2

28

1.8

White

61

50.4

988

78.5

171

91.4

1,220

77.9

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

.8

10

.8

0

.0

11

.7

Not specified

44

36.4

178

14.1

0

.0

222

14.2

Age

Under 30

4

3.3

2

.2

0

.0

6

.4

30 - 34

13

10.7

40

3.2

0

.0

53

3.4

35 - 39

8

6.6

54

4.3

0

.0

62

4.0

40 - 44

7

5.8

57

4.5

3

1.6

67

4.3

45 - 49

6

5.0

72

5.7

3

1.6

81

5.2

50 - 54

10

8.3

127

10.1

7

3.7

144

9.2

55 - 59

16

13.2

221

17.6

36

19.3

273

17.4

60 - 64

22

18.2

260

20.7

41

21.9

323

20.6

65 - 69

10

8.3

163

13.0

32

17.1

205

13.1

70 or older

15

12.4

189

15.0

58

31.0

262

16.7

Not specified

10

8.3

73

5.8

7

3.7

90

5.7

Mean

54.0

 

59.1

 

65.8

 

59.5

 

SD

14.6

 

12.2

 

9.7

 

12.4

 

Region

New England

8

6.6

116

9.2

13

7.0

137

8.7

Middle Atlantic

34

28.1

280

22.3

34

18.2

348

22.2

East North Central

14

11.6

169

13.4

17

9.1

200

12.8

West North Central

4

3.3

59

4.7

6

3.2

69

4.4

South Atlantic

17

14.0

182

14.5

49

26.2

248

15.8

East South Central

3

2.5

39

3.1

5

2.7

47

3.0

West South Central

4

3.3

92

7.3

10

5.3

106

6.8

Mountain

4

3.3

51

4.1

10

5.3

65

4.2

Pacific

23

19.0

224

17.8

36

19.3

283

18.1

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

2

1.7

5

.4

1

.5

8

.5

Canada

2

1.7

21

1.7

1

.5

24

1.5

Other

6

5.0

20

1.6

5

2.7

31

2.0

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 43 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

121

100.0

1,258

100.0

187

100.0

1,566

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

21

17.4

991

78.8

167

89.3

1,179

75.3

Ed.D.

5

4.1

77

6.1

13

7.0

95

6.1

Psy.D.

1

.8

150

11.9

4

2.1

155

9.9

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

2

1.7

29

2.3

3

1.6

34

2.2

Masters

87

71.9

5

.4

0

.0

92

5.9

Certificate/diploma

1

.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

4

3.3

6

.5

0

.0

10

.6

Years since degree

Less than 5

25

20.7

80

6.4

0

.0

105

6.7

5 - 9

19

15.7

121

9.6

0

.0

140

8.9

10 – 14

9

7.4

92

7.3

3

1.6

104

6.6

15 – 19

14

11.6

112

8.9

7

3.7

133

8.5

20 – 24

11

9.1

165

13.1

11

5.9

187

11.9

25 or more

35

28.9

656

52.1

164

87.7

855

54.6

Not specified

8

6.6

32

2.5

2

1.1

42

2.7

Mean

17.6

 

24.6

 

35.2

 

25.4

 

SD

13.6

 

12.5

 

9.8

 

13.0

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 43 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

121

100.0

1,258

100.0

187

100.0

1,566

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

.8

55

4.4

4

2.1

60

3.8

Clinical

40

33.1

701

55.7

119

63.6

860

54.9

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling psychology

14

11.6

171

13.6

23

12.3

208

13.3

Family Psychology

1

.8

13

1.0

9

4.8

23

1.5

Forensic

3

2.5

12

1.0

1

.5

16

1.0

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.1

2

1.1

3

.2

Health

1

.8

11

.9

2

1.1

14

.9

School

5

4.1

27

2.1

4

2.1

36

2.3

Sport psychology

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.1

Subtotal

65

53.7

994

79.0

164

87.7

1,223

78.1

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

2

1.7

3

.2

0

.0

5

.3

Community

1

.8

11

.9

1

.5

13

.8

Comparative

1

.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Developmental

3

2.5

33

2.6

9

4.8

45

2.9

Educational

2

1.7

10

.8

1

.5

13

.8

General/Methods & Systems

2

1.7

4

.3

1

.5

7

.4

Industrial/Organizational

1

.8

6

.5

0

.0

7

.4

Neurosciences

0

.0

2

.2

1

.5

3

.2

Physiological/Psychobiology

1

.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Social

0

.0

14

1.1

3

1.6

17

1.1

Subtotal

13

10.7

83

6.6

16

8.6

112

7.2

Other fields

Anthropology

1

.8

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.1

Business or Management

1

.8

1

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling

2

1.7

14

1.1

1

.5

17

1.1

Counselor Education

1

.8

1

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Education, Teaching

2

1.7

10

.8

1

.5

13

.8

Law

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Rehabilitation

1

.8

2

.2

0

.0

3

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.1

Social Work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Special Education

1

.8

1

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Other

3

2.5

29

2.3

4

2.1

36

2.3

Subtotal

12

9.9

69

5.5

6

3.2

87

5.6

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

5

4.1

41

3.3

6

3.2

52

3.3

Core science

12

9.9

69

5.5

15

8.0

96

6.1

Neither

73

60.3

1,036

82.4

165

88.2

1,274

81.4

Not specified

31

25.6

112

8.9

1

.5

144

9.2

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 43 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

121

100.0

1,258

100.0

187

100.0

1,566

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

33

27.3

536

42.6

91

48.7

660

42.1

Working part time

10

8.3

130

10.3

27

14.4

167

10.7

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

5

.4

0

.0

5

.3

Not working and not seeking work

2

1.7

6

.5

2

1.1

10

.6

Retired and not working

2

1.7

26

2.1

11

5.9

39

2.5

Retired and still working

1

.8

15

1.2

8

4.3

24

1.5

Employed; status not known

0

.0

7

.6

0

.0

7

.4

Not specified

73

60.3

532

42.3

48

25.7

653

41.7

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

48

39.7

986

78.4

166

88.8

1,200

76.6

Not licensed/unknown

73

60.3

272

21.6

21

11.2

366

23.4

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

3

9.1

117

21.8

50

54.9

170

25.8

Four-year colleges

1

3.0

11

2.1

1

1.1

13

2.0

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

31

5.8

10

11.0

41

6.2

Other academic settings

1

3.0

22

4.1

8

8.8

31

4.7

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

11

2.1

0

.0

11

1.7

Independent practice

19

57.6

243

45.3

13

14.3

275

41.7

Hospital

1

3.0

21

3.9

4

4.4

26

3.9

Clinic

2

6.1

25

4.7

0

.0

27

4.1

Other human service

1

3.0

20

3.7

0

.0

21

3.2

Business & industry

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Government

4

12.1

11

2.1

0

.0

15

2.3

Other

0

.0

16

3.0

5

5.5

21

3.2

Not specified

1

3.0

7

1.3

0

.0

8

1.2

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

8

24.2

176

32.8

68

74.7

252

38.2

Education

10

30.3

263

49.1

68

74.7

341

51.7

Health/mental health services

27

81.8

393

73.3

53

58.2

473

71.7

Educational services

15

45.5

171

31.9

13

14.3

199

30.2

Other applied psychology

8

24.2

125

23.3

18

19.8

151

22.9

Management/administration

14

42.4

216

40.3

50

54.9

280

42.4

Other activities

9

27.3

98

18.3

24

26.4

131

19.8

Not specified

2

6.1

76

14.2

6

6.6

84

12.7

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

41

7.6

20

22.0

61

9.2

Education

4

12.1

90

16.8

27

29.7

121

18.3

Mental Health Services

22

66.7

260

48.5

20

22.0

302

45.8

Educational Services

2

6.1

7

1.3

1

1.1

10

1.5

Applied Psychology

0

.0

9

1.7

0

.0

9

1.4

Management/administration

3

9.1

56

10.4

16

17.6

75

11.4

Other activities

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.2

2

.3

Not specified

2

6.1

73

13.6

5

5.5

80

12.1

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 43 Members by Membership Status, 2009

43

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

10

8.3

32

2.5

15

8.0

57

3.6

2. Teaching of Psychology

3

2.5

16

1.3

5

2.7

24

1.5

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

1

.1

3

1.6

4

.3

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

.8

6

.5

6

3.2

13

.8

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

2

.2

2

1.1

4

.3

7. Developmental Psychology

3

2.5

34

2.7

16

8.6

53

3.4

8. Personality & Social

17

14.0

54

4.3

19

10.2

90

5.7

9. SPSSI

2

1.7

26

2.1

21

11.2

49

3.1

10. Psychology & the Arts

2

1.7

14

1.1

6

3.2

22

1.4

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

142

11.3

73

39.0

215

13.7

13. Consulting Psychology

2

1.7

18

1.4

14

7.5

34

2.2

14. SIOP

0

.0

8

.6

4

2.1

12

.8

15. Educational Psychology

4

3.3

21

1.7

10

5.3

35

2.2

16. School Psychology

3

2.5

42

3.3

16

8.6

61

3.9

17. Counseling Psychology

6

5.0

84

6.7

32

17.1

122

7.8

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

.8

13

1.0

11

5.9

25

1.6

19. Society for Military Psychology

2

1.7

5

.4

4

2.1

11

.7

20. Adult Development & Aging

2

1.7

22

1.7

9

4.8

33

2.1

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

2

.2

3

1.6

5

.3

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

1

.8

17

1.4

5

2.7

23

1.5

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

3

.2

2

1.1

5

.3

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

14

1.1

5

2.7

19

1.2

25. Behavior Analysis

10

8.3

16

1.3

4

2.1

30

1.9

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

5

.4

9

4.8

14

.9

27. Community Psychology

1

.8

20

1.6

17

9.1

38

2.4

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

0

.0

10

.8

8

4.3

18

1.1

29. Psychotherapy

7

5.8

162

12.9

69

36.9

238

15.2

30. Psychological Hypnosis

2

1.7

36

2.9

12

6.4

50

3.2

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

1

.8

22

1.7

25

13.4

48

3.1

32. Humanistic Psychology

1

.8

21

1.7

8

4.3

30

1.9

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

2

1.7

12

1.0

4

2.1

18

1.1

34. Population & Environmental

2

1.7

6

.5

6

3.2

14

.9

35. Psychology of Women

2

1.7

62

4.9

30

16.0

94

6.0

36. Psychology of Religion

3

2.5

39

3.1

12

6.4

54

3.4

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

16

13.2

73

5.8

25

13.4

114

7.3

38. Health Psychology

3

2.5

81

6.4

20

10.7

104

6.6

39. Psychoanalysis

3

2.5

56

4.5

7

3.7

66

4.2

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

14

11.6

66

5.2

8

4.3

88

5.6

41. Psychology-Law Society

1

.8

51

4.1

19

10.2

71

4.5

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

243

19.3

44

23.5

287

18.3

43. Family Psychology

121

100.0

1,258

100.0

187

100.0

1,566

100.0

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

26

2.1

13

7.0

39

2.5

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

3

2.5

25

2.0

26

13.9

54

3.4

46. Media Psychology

3

2.5

23

1.8

27

14.4

53

3.4

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

2

1.7

20

1.6

8

4.3

30

1.9

48. Peace Psychology

4

3.3

22

1.7

5

2.7

31

2.0

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

3

2.5

30

2.4

13

7.0

46

2.9

50. Addictions

3

2.5

25

2.0

16

8.6

44

2.8

51. Men & Masculinity

1

.8

31

2.5

32

17.1

64

4.1

52. International

3

2.5

18

1.4

31

16.6

52

3.3

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

3

2.5

82

6.5

23

12.3

108

6.9

54. Pediatric Psychology

13

10.7

71

5.6

13

7.0

97

6.2

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

24

1.9

17

9.1

41

2.6

56. Trauma Psychology

4

3.3

39

3.1

31

16.6

74

4.7

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

53

43.8

401

31.9

17

9.1

471

30.1

Two

29

24.0

363

28.9

20

10.7

412

26.3

Three

15

12.4

224

17.8

37

19.8

276

17.6

Four or more

24

19.8

270

21.5

113

60.4

407

26.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

31

25.6

733

58.3

120

64.2

884

56.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

29

2.3

31

16.6

60

3.8

Counseling

0

.0

3

.2

5

2.7

8

.5

School

0

.0

1

.1

3

1.6

4

.3

Forensic

0

.0

2

.2

4

2.1

6

.4

Family psychology

0

.0

51

4.1

42

22.5

93

5.9

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.1

Clinical health

0

.0

1

.1

2

1.1

3

.2

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

1

.1

2

1.1

3

.2

Group psychology

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.1

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

1

.1

1

.5

2

.1

Experimental hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.1

Paid the practice assessment

30

24.8

686

54.5

77

41.2

793

50.6

Total

121

100.0

1,258

100.0

187

100.0

1,566

100.0

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