Division 44: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 44 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

32

100.0

741

100.0

132

100.0

905

100.0

Gender

Men

19

59.4

398

53.7

55

41.7

472

52.2

Women

13

40.6

341

46.0

77

58.3

431

47.6

Transgender

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.3

Asian

0

.0

10

1.3

8

6.1

18

2.0

Hispanic

0

.0

27

3.6

10

7.6

37

4.1

Black

0

.0

8

1.1

5

3.8

13

1.4

White

28

87.5

596

80.4

107

81.1

731

80.8

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

7

.9

1

.8

8

.9

Not specified

4

12.5

90

12.1

1

.8

95

10.5

Age

Under 30

0

.0

5

.7

0

.0

5

.6

30 - 34

2

6.3

39

5.3

0

.0

41

4.5

35 - 39

2

6.3

34

4.6

0

.0

36

4.0

40 - 44

2

6.3

68

9.2

5

3.8

75

8.3

45 - 49

1

3.1

109

14.7

8

6.1

118

13.0

50 - 54

5

15.6

114

15.4

16

12.1

135

14.9

55 - 59

5

15.6

133

17.9

30

22.7

168

18.6

60 - 64

5

15.6

115

15.5

27

20.5

147

16.2

65 - 69

4

12.5

60

8.1

19

14.4

83

9.2

70 or older

3

9.4

38

5.1

25

18.9

66

7.3

Not specified

3

9.4

26

3.5

2

1.5

31

3.4

Mean

55.6

 

53.4

 

61.3

 

54.7

 

SD

12.0

 

11.0

 

9.7

 

11.2

 

Region

New England

2

6.3

69

9.3

11

8.3

82

9.1

Middle Atlantic

9

28.1

148

20.0

23

17.4

180

19.9

East North Central

5

15.6

88

11.9

17

12.9

110

12.2

West North Central

1

3.1

35

4.7

8

6.1

44

4.9

South Atlantic

1

3.1

119

16.1

21

15.9

141

15.6

East South Central

0

.0

10

1.3

3

2.3

13

1.4

West South Central

0

.0

26

3.5

4

3.0

30

3.3

Mountain

4

12.5

42

5.7

6

4.5

52

5.7

Pacific

8

25.0

177

23.9

36

27.3

221

24.4

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Canada

0

.0

19

2.6

1

.8

20

2.2

Other

2

6.3

6

.8

2

1.5

10

1.1

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 44 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

32

100.0

741

100.0

132

100.0

905

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

8

25.0

590

79.6

123

93.2

721

79.7

Ed.D.

0

.0

26

3.5

4

3.0

30

3.3

Psy.D.

1

3.1

102

13.8

4

3.0

107

11.8

M.D.

0

.0

0

.0

1

.8

1

.1

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

1

3.1

15

2.0

0

.0

16

1.8

Masters

20

62.5

5

.7

0

.0

25

2.8

Not specified

2

6.3

3

.4

0

.0

5

.6

Years since degree

Less than 5

3

9.4

69

9.3

0

.0

72

8.0

5 - 9

4

12.5

85

11.5

0

.0

89

9.8

10 - 14

1

3.1

110

14.8

7

5.3

118

13.0

15 - 19

6

18.8

134

18.1

9

6.8

149

16.5

20 - 24

7

21.9

89

12.0

13

9.8

109

12.0

25 or more

8

25.0

238

32.1

102

77.3

348

38.5

Not specified

3

9.4

16

2.2

1

.8

20

2.2

Mean

19.7

 

19.4

 

31.0

 

21.1

 

SD

11.0

 

11.2

 

9.8

 

11.8

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 44 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

32

100.0

741

100.0

132

100.0

905

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

13

1.8

0

.0

13

1.4

Clinical

10

31.3

402

54.3

49

37.1

461

50.9

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

5

.7

0

.0

5

.6

Counseling psychology

4

12.5

125

16.9

29

22.0

158

17.5

Family Psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.8

1

.1

Forensic

0

.0

4

.5

0

.0

4

.4

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.8

2

.2

Health

0

.0

8

1.1

7

5.3

15

1.7

School

2

6.3

9

1.2

3

2.3

14

1.5

Sport psychology

0

.0

2

.3

1

.8

3

.3

Subtotal

16

50.0

569

76.8

91

68.9

676

74.7

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

5

.7

0

.0

5

.6

Community

1

3.1

12

1.6

3

2.3

16

1.8

Developmental

0

.0

15

2.0

5

3.8

20

2.2

Educational

1

3.1

7

.9

0

.0

8

.9

Environmental

1

3.1

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

Experimental

0

.0

1

.1

1

.8

2

.2

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

2

.3

1

.8

3

.3

Industrial/Organizational

1

3.1

7

.9

0

.0

8

.9

Neurosciences

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Personality

0

.0

1

.1

2

1.5

3

.3

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

0

.0

1

.8

1

.1

Social

0

.0

17

2.3

12

9.1

29

3.2

Subtotal

4

12.5

69

9.3

25

18.9

98

10.8

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

3

.4

1

.8

4

.4

Business or Management

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

0

.0

1

.8

1

.1

Counseling

3

9.4

0

.0

0

.0

3

.3

Counselor Education

0

.0

0

.0

2

1.5

2

.2

Economics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Education, Teaching

1

3.1

8

1.1

1

.8

10

1.1

Epidemiology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.8

1

.1

Genetics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Law

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Health

0

.0

1

.1

2

1.5

3

.3

Rehabilitation

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Social Work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Theology/Religion

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Other

3

9.4

20

2.7

6

4.5

29

3.2

Subtotal

7

21.9

43

5.8

14

10.6

64

7.1

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

3

9.4

39

5.3

13

9.8

55

6.1

Core science

2

6.3

55

7.4

23

17.4

80

8.8

Neither

22

68.8

587

79.2

94

71.2

703

77.7

Not specified

5

15.6

60

8.1

2

1.5

67

7.4

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 44 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

32

100.0

741

100.0

132

100.0

905

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

9

28.1

387

52.2

80

60.6

476

52.6

Working part time

3

9.4

70

9.4

7

5.3

80

8.8

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

6

.8

0

.0

6

.7

Not working and seeking work

3

9.4

1

.1

0

.0

4

.4

Not working and not seeking work

1

3.1

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

Retired and not working

0

.0

17

2.3

13

9.8

30

3.3

Retired and still working

0

.0

5

.7

7

5.3

12

1.3

Employed; status not known

0

.0

6

.8

0

.0

6

.7

Not specified

16

50.0

248

33.5

25

18.9

289

31.9

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

16

50.0

536

72.3

90

68.2

642

70.9

Not licensed/unknown

16

50.0

205

27.7

42

31.8

263

29.1

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

22.2

81

20.9

45

56.3

128

26.9

Four-year colleges

0

.0

4

1.0

1

1.3

5

1.1

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

17

4.4

6

7.5

23

4.8

Other academic settings

0

.0

26

6.7

5

6.3

31

6.5

Schools & other educational settings

1

11.1

6

1.6

0

.0

7

1.5

Independent practice

3

33.3

129

33.3

10

12.5

142

29.8

Hospital

2

22.2

29

7.5

1

1.3

32

6.7

Clinic

0

.0

11

2.8

1

1.3

12

2.5

Other human service

0

.0

49

12.7

7

8.8

56

11.8

Business & industry

1

11.1

2

.5

0

.0

3

.6

Government

0

.0

13

3.4

0

.0

13

2.7

Other

0

.0

19

4.9

4

5.0

23

4.8

Not specified

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

11.1

135

34.9

62

77.5

198

41.6

Education

2

22.2

219

56.6

66

82.5

287

60.3

Health/mental health services

6

66.7

278

71.8

37

46.3

321

67.4

Educational services

2

22.2

92

23.8

15

18.8

109

22.9

Other applied psychology

3

33.3

94

24.3

18

22.5

115

24.2

Management/administration

3

33.3

175

45.2

45

56.3

223

46.8

Other activities

4

44.4

93

24.0

20

25.0

117

24.6

Not specified

1

11.1

30

7.8

4

5.0

35

7.4

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

38

9.8

18

22.5

56

11.8

Education

1

11.1

62

16.0

21

26.3

84

17.6

Mental Health Services

4

44.4

188

48.6

15

18.8

207

43.5

Educational Services

1

11.1

8

2.1

1

1.3

10

2.1

Applied Psychology

1

11.1

10

2.6

2

2.5

13

2.7

Management/administration

1

11.1

51

13.2

18

22.5

70

14.7

Other activities

0

.0

5

1.3

1

1.3

6

1.3

Not specified

1

11.1

25

6.5

4

5.0

30

6.3

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 44 Members by Membership Status, 2009

44

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

1

3.1

7

.9

15

11.4

23

2.5

2. Teaching of Psychology

2

6.3

25

3.4

10

7.6

37

4.1

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

2

.3

5

3.8

7

.8

5. Evaluation & Measurement

0

.0

7

.9

4

3.0

11

1.2

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

1

.1

3

2.3

4

.4

7. Developmental Psychology

0

.0

9

1.2

8

6.1

17

1.9

8. Personality & Social

0

.0

16

2.2

21

15.9

37

4.1

9. SPSSI

0

.0

26

3.5

41

31.1

67

7.4

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

3.1

7

.9

4

3.0

12

1.3

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

54

7.3

29

22.0

83

9.2

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

8

1.1

5

3.8

13

1.4

14. SIOP

1

3.1

6

.8

4

3.0

11

1.2

15. Educational Psychology

1

3.1

6

.8

4

3.0

11

1.2

16. School Psychology

2

6.3

9

1.2

8

6.1

19

2.1

17. Counseling Psychology

0

.0

95

12.8

43

32.6

138

15.2

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

8

1.1

3

2.3

11

1.2

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

5

.7

4

3.0

9

1.0

20. Adult Development & Aging

1

3.1

13

1.8

8

6.1

22

2.4

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

2

.3

2

1.5

4

.4

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

12

1.6

2

1.5

14

1.5

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

3

.4

2

1.5

5

.6

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

6

.8

6

4.5

12

1.3

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

2

.3

5

3.8

7

.8

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

5

.7

9

6.8

14

1.5

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

14

1.9

13

9.8

27

3.0

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

2

6.3

5

.7

3

2.3

10

1.1

29. Psychotherapy

1

3.1

50

6.7

20

15.2

71

7.8

30. Psychological Hypnosis

0

.0

10

1.3

3

2.3

13

1.4

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

5

.7

11

8.3

16

1.8

32. Humanistic Psychology

1

3.1

15

2.0

7

5.3

23

2.5

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

4

.5

2

1.5

6

.7

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

1

.1

2

1.5

3

.3

35. Psychology of Women

3

9.4

135

18.2

69

52.3

207

22.9

36. Psychology of Religion

1

3.1

18

2.4

6

4.5

25

2.8

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

0

.0

9

1.2

6

4.5

15

1.7

38. Health Psychology

0

.0

36

4.9

16

12.1

52

5.7

39. Psychoanalysis

4

12.5

44

5.9

4

3.0

52

5.7

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

3.1

24

3.2

5

3.8

30

3.3

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

14

1.9

5

3.8

19

2.1

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

73

9.9

18

13.6

91

10.1

43. Family Psychology

0

.0

26

3.5

13

9.8

39

4.3

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

32

100.0

741

100.0

132

100.0

905

100.0

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

0

.0

72

9.7

47

35.6

119

13.1

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

6

.8

7

5.3

13

1.4

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

12

1.6

6

4.5

18

2.0

48. Peace Psychology

1

3.1

14

1.9

9

6.8

24

2.7

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

1

3.1

10

1.3

7

5.3

18

2.0

50. Addictions

1

3.1

26

3.5

6

4.5

33

3.6

51. Men & Masculinity

2

6.3

40

5.4

21

15.9

63

7.0

52. International

0

.0

10

1.3

24

18.2

34

3.8

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

13

1.8

3

2.3

16

1.8

54. Pediatric Psychology

1

3.1

6

.8

5

3.8

12

1.3

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

14

1.9

8

6.1

22

2.4

56. Trauma Psychology

1

3.1

24

3.2

18

13.6

43

4.8

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

17

53.1

241

32.5

7

5.3

265

29.3

Two

8

25.0

235

31.7

13

9.8

256

28.3

Three

2

6.3

141

19.0

26

19.7

169

18.7

Four or more

5

15.6

124

16.7

86

65.2

215

23.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

7

21.9

350

47.2

45

34.1

402

44.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

6

.8

9

6.8

15

1.7

Counseling

0

.0

4

.5

1

.8

5

.6

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.3

Forensic

0

.0

3

.4

1

.8

4

.4

Family psychology

0

.0

0

.0

3

2.3

3

.3

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.8

1

.1

Clinical health

0

.0

1

.1

1

.8

2

.2

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

1

.1

1

.8

2

.2

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.8

1

.1

Group psychology

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

12

37.5

410

55.3

43

32.6

465

51.4

Total

32

100.0

741

100.0

132

100.0

905

100.0

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