Division 48: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 48 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

33

100.0

378

100.0

107

100.0

518

100.0

Gender

Men

12

36.4

191

50.5

73

68.2

276

53.3

Women

21

63.6

185

48.9

34

31.8

240

46.3

Transgender

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Not specified

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Asian

1

3.0

8

2.1

0

.0

9

1.7

Hispanic

0

.0

7

1.9

4

3.7

11

2.1

Black

0

.0

8

2.1

4

3.7

12

2.3

White

25

75.8

292

77.2

96

89.7

413

79.7

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

4

1.1

1

.9

5

1.0

Not specified

7

21.2

57

15.1

2

1.9

66

12.7

Age

Under 30

2

6.1

0

.0

0

.0

2

.4

30 - 34

1

3.0

3

.8

0

.0

4

.8

35 - 39

1

3.0

11

2.9

1

.9

13

2.5

40 - 44

1

3.0

11

2.9

0

.0

12

2.3

45 - 49

1

3.0

25

6.6

0

.0

26

5.0

50 - 54

3

9.1

30

7.9

7

6.5

40

7.7

55 - 59

5

15.2

64

16.9

7

6.5

76

14.7

60 - 64

2

6.1

72

19.0

18

16.8

92

17.8

65 - 69

6

18.2

56

14.8

17

15.9

79

15.3

70 or older

8

24.2

80

21.2

56

52.3

144

27.8

Not specified

3

9.1

26

6.9

1

.9

30

5.8

Mean

60.1

 

62.2

 

72.1

 

64.2

 

SD

16.2

 

12.3

 

12.7

 

13.3

 

Region

New England

2

6.1

42

11.1

16

15.0

60

11.6

Middle Atlantic

8

24.2

90

23.8

23

21.5

121

23.4

East North Central

4

12.1

36

9.5

8

7.5

48

9.3

West North Central

2

6.1

15

4.0

4

3.7

21

4.1

South Atlantic

5

15.2

47

12.4

16

15.0

68

13.1

East South Central

1

3.0

7

1.9

0

.0

8

1.5

West South Central

1

3.0

9

2.4

0

.0

10

1.9

Mountain

1

3.0

22

5.8

4

3.7

27

5.2

Pacific

8

24.2

97

25.7

30

28.0

135

26.1

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Canada

0

.0

5

1.3

0

.0

5

1.0

Other

1

3.0

6

1.6

6

5.6

13

2.5

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 48 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

33

100.0

378

100.0

107

100.0

518

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

6

18.2

309

81.7

98

91.6

413

79.7

Ed.D.

2

6.1

22

5.8

7

6.5

31

6.0

Psy.D.

2

6.1

26

6.9

0

.0

28

5.4

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

13

3.4

1

.9

14

2.7

Masters

22

66.7

5

1.3

1

.9

28

5.4

Not specified

1

3.0

3

.8

0

.0

4

.8

Years since degree

Less than 5

5

15.2

16

4.2

0

.0

21

4.1

5 - 9

3

9.1

17

4.5

2

1.9

22

4.2

10 - 14

3

9.1

36

9.5

0

.0

39

7.5

15 – 19

4

12.1

50

13.2

0

.0

54

10.4

20 – 24

3

9.1

37

9.8

7

6.5

47

9.1

25 or more

13

39.4

207

54.8

96

89.7

316

61.0

Not specified

2

6.1

15

4.0

2

1.9

19

3.7

Mean

23.3

 

27.0

 

42.0

 

29.9

 

SD

16.1

 

13.5

 

13.2

 

14.9

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 48 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

33

100.0

378

100.0

107

100.0

518

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

6

1.6

0

.0

6

1.2

Clinical

8

24.2

190

50.3

24

22.4

222

42.9

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Counseling psychology

6

18.2

38

10.1

7

6.5

51

9.8

Forensic

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.3

1

.9

2

.4

Health

0

.0

8

2.1

1

.9

9

1.7

School

2

6.1

6

1.6

0

.0

8

1.5

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Subtotal

16

48.5

253

66.9

33

30.8

302

58.3

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

4

1.1

2

1.9

6

1.2

Community

2

6.1

2

.5

3

2.8

7

1.4

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

.9

1

.2

Developmental

0

.0

11

2.9

4

3.7

15

2.9

Educational

1

3.0

8

2.1

3

2.8

12

2.3

Experimental

2

6.1

4

1.1

6

5.6

12

2.3

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

6

1.6

2

1.9

8

1.5

Industrial/Organizational

1

3.0

1

.3

4

3.7

6

1.2

Neurosciences

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Personality

1

3.0

2

.5

3

2.8

6

1.2

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.9

1

.2

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

1

.3

1

.9

2

.4

Social

1

3.0

20

5.3

26

24.3

47

9.1

Subtotal

8

24.2

61

16.1

56

52.3

125

24.1

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Business or Management

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Counseling

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Criminology/Criminal Justice

1

3.0

0

.0

1

.9

2

.4

Education, Teaching

0

.0

1

.3

1

.9

2

.4

Nursing

0

.0

0

.0

1

.9

1

.2

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Public Health

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

1

.3

1

.9

2

.4

Sociology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Special Education

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Other

2

6.1

12

3.2

13

12.1

27

5.2

Subtotal

3

9.1

25

6.6

17

15.9

45

8.7

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

3

9.1

14

3.7

10

9.3

27

5.2

Core science

5

15.2

61

16.1

50

46.7

116

22.4

Neither

19

57.6

264

69.8

46

43.0

329

63.5

Not specified

6

18.2

39

10.3

1

.9

46

8.9

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 10 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

33

100.0

378

100.0

107

100.0

518

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

5

15.2

151

39.9

46

43.0

202

39.0

Working part time

3

9.1

43

11.4

7

6.5

53

10.2

Postdoctoral study

1

3.0

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Retired and not working

4

12.1

18

4.8

24

22.4

46

8.9

Retired and still working

1

3.0

4

1.1

10

9.3

15

2.9

Other

0

.0

1

.3

1

.9

2

.4

Employed; status not known

0

.0

4

1.1

1

.9

5

1.0

Not specified

19

57.6

155

41.0

18

16.8

192

37.1

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

12

36.4

250

66.1

45

42.1

307

59.3

Not licensed/unknown

21

63.6

128

33.9

62

57.9

211

40.7

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

26

17.2

20

43.5

46

22.8

Four-year colleges

0

.0

9

6.0

6

13.0

15

7.4

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

3

2.0

1

2.2

4

2.0

Other academic settings

0

.0

7

4.6

1

2.2

8

4.0

Schools & other educational settings

1

20.0

3

2.0

0

.0

4

2.0

Independent practice

2

40.0

57

37.7

6

13.0

65

32.2

Hospital

1

20.0

10

6.6

0

.0

11

5.4

Clinic

0

.0

5

3.3

0

.0

5

2.5

Other human service

1

20.0

13

8.6

0

.0

14

6.9

Business & industry

0

.0

2

1.3

0

.0

2

1.0

Government

0

.0

3

2.0

2

4.3

5

2.5

Other

0

.0

10

6.6

9

19.6

19

9.4

Not specified

0

.0

3

2.0

1

2.2

4

2.0

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

54

35.8

28

60.9

82

40.6

Education

1

20.0

65

43.0

31

67.4

97

48.0

Health/mental health services

5

100.0

86

57.0

10

21.7

101

50.0

Educational services

1

20.0

42

27.8

6

13.0

49

24.3

Other applied psychology

3

60.0

33

21.9

9

19.6

45

22.3

Management/administration

3

60.0

46

30.5

22

47.8

71

35.1

Other activities

1

20.0

35

23.2

12

26.1

48

23.8

Not specified

1

20.0

34

22.5

9

19.6

44

21.8

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

9

6.0

9

19.6

18

8.9

Education

1

20.0

26

17.2

17

37.0

44

21.8

Mental Health Services

3

60.0

70

46.4

3

6.5

76

37.6

Educational Services

1

20.0

3

2.0

1

2.2

5

2.5

Applied Psychology

0

.0

5

3.3

2

4.3

7

3.5

Management/administration

0

.0

6

4.0

3

6.5

9

4.5

Other activities

0

.0

2

1.3

2

4.3

4

2.0

Not specified

0

.0

30

19.9

9

19.6

39

19.3

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 48 Members by Membership Status, 2009

48

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

1

3.0

15

4.0

28

26.2

44

8.5

2. Teaching of Psychology

0

.0

20

5.3

20

18.7

40

7.7

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

2

.5

13

12.1

15

2.9

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

3.0

7

1.9

8

7.5

16

3.1

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

1

3.0

3

.8

5

4.7

9

1.7

7. Developmental Psychology

2

6.1

9

2.4

8

7.5

19

3.7

8. Personality & Social

3

9.1

33

8.7

39

36.4

75

14.5

9. SPSSI

1

3.0

48

12.7

61

57.0

110

21.2

10. Psychology & the Arts

4

12.1

11

2.9

8

7.5

23

4.4

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

35

9.3

20

18.7

55

10.6

13. Consulting Psychology

1

3.0

9

2.4

4

3.7

14

2.7

14. SIOP

0

.0

6

1.6

6

5.6

12

2.3

15. Educational Psychology

2

6.1

14

3.7

17

15.9

33

6.4

16. School Psychology

3

9.1

4

1.1

4

3.7

11

2.1

17. Counseling Psychology

0

.0

19

5.0

13

12.1

32

6.2

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

3.0

10

2.6

5

4.7

16

3.1

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

10

2.6

4

3.7

14

2.7

20. Adult Development & Aging

0

.0

12

3.2

9

8.4

21

4.1

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

1

3.0

3

.8

4

3.7

8

1.5

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

6

1.6

5

4.7

11

2.1

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

1

.3

4

3.7

5

1.0

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

1

3.0

12

3.2

11

10.3

24

4.6

25. Behavior Analysis

1

3.0

5

1.3

3

2.8

9

1.7

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

6

1.6

20

18.7

26

5.0

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

9

2.4

13

12.1

22

4.2

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

2

6.1

6

1.6

5

4.7

13

2.5

29. Psychotherapy

2

6.1

33

8.7

10

9.3

45

8.7

30. Psychological Hypnosis

1

3.0

12

3.2

4

3.7

17

3.3

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

8

2.1

7

6.5

15

2.9

32. Humanistic Psychology

3

9.1

20

5.3

15

14.0

38

7.3

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

3

.8

5

4.7

8

1.5

34. Population & Environmental

1

3.0

16

4.2

9

8.4

26

5.0

35. Psychology of Women

3

9.1

33

8.7

24

22.4

60

11.6

36. Psychology of Religion

6

18.2

36

9.5

12

11.2

54

10.4

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

2

6.1

11

2.9

5

4.7

18

3.5

38. Health Psychology

2

6.1

19

5.0

5

4.7

26

5.0

39. Psychoanalysis

1

3.0

27

7.1

9

8.4

37

7.1

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

3

9.1

18

4.8

3

2.8

24

4.6

41. Psychology-Law Society

2

6.1

18

4.8

6

5.6

26

5.0

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

44

11.6

7

6.5

51

9.8

43. Family Psychology

4

12.1

22

5.8

5

4.7

31

6.0

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

1

3.0

14

3.7

9

8.4

24

4.6

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

1

3.0

21

5.6

12

11.2

34

6.6

46. Media Psychology

2

6.1

8

2.1

9

8.4

19

3.7

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

3

9.1

8

2.1

3

2.8

14

2.7

48. Peace Psychology

33

100.0

378

100.0

107

100.0

518

100.0

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

1

3.0

16

4.2

5

4.7

22

4.2

50. Addictions

2

6.1

8

2.1

5

4.7

15

2.9

51. Men & Masculinity

4

12.1

9

2.4

9

8.4

22

4.2

52. International

3

9.1

46

12.2

38

35.5

87

16.8

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

12

3.2

6

5.6

18

3.5

54. Pediatric Psychology

2

6.1

7

1.9

6

5.6

15

2.9

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

8

2.1

4

3.7

12

2.3

56. Trauma Psychology

2

6.1

29

7.7

9

8.4

40

7.7

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

6

18.2

98

25.9

4

3.7

108

20.8

Two

8

24.2

98

25.9

5

4.7

111

21.4

Three

7

21.2

77

20.4

21

19.6

105

20.3

Four or more

12

36.4

105

27.8

77

72.0

194

37.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

13

39.4

186

49.2

36

33.6

235

45.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

14

3.7

9

8.4

23

4.4

Counseling

0

.0

0

.0

2

1.9

2

.4

School

0

.0

1

.3

1

.9

2

.4

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Forensic

0

.0

2

.5

2

1.9

4

.8

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

1

.3

1

.9

2

.4

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

5

15.2

156

41.3

9

8.4

170

32.8

Total

33

100.0

378

100.0

107

100.0

518

100.0

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