Division 49: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division49 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

22

100.0

374

100.0

83

100.0

479

100.0

Gender

Men

10

45.5

238

63.6

59

71.1

307

64.1

Women

12

54.5

136

36.4

24

28.9

172

35.9

Race/ethnicity

Asian

0

.0

3

.8

0

.0

3

.6

Hispanic

1

4.5

10

2.7

3

3.6

14

2.9

Black

3

13.6

5

1.3

3

3.6

11

2.3

White

15

68.2

319

85.3

77

92.8

411

85.8

Not specified

3

13.6

37

9.9

0

.0

40

8.4

Age

30 - 34

0

.0

7

1.9

0

.0

7

1.5

35 - 39

0

.0

9

2.4

0

.0

9

1.9

40 - 44

2

9.1

9

2.4

0

.0

11

2.3

45 - 49

0

.0

13

3.5

1

1.2

14

2.9

50 - 54

1

4.5

34

9.1

2

2.4

37

7.7

55 - 59

2

9.1

51

13.6

10

12.0

63

13.2

60 - 64

5

22.7

61

16.3

11

13.3

77

16.1

65 - 69

2

9.1

56

15.0

16

19.3

74

15.4

70 or older

7

31.8

114

30.5

41

49.4

162

33.8

Not specified

3

13.6

20

5.3

2

2.4

25

5.2

Mean

65.8

 

64.2

 

71.2

 

65.5

 

SD

12.3

 

13.1

 

11.0

 

12.9

 

Region

New England

1

4.5

31

8.3

7

8.4

39

8.1

Middle Atlantic

8

36.4

113

30.2

23

27.7

144

30.1

East North Central

3

13.6

44

11.8

5

6.0

52

10.9

West North Central

0

.0

11

2.9

4

4.8

15

3.1

South Atlantic

4

18.2

54

14.4

22

26.5

80

16.7

East South Central

0

.0

13

3.5

0

.0

13

2.7

West South Central

1

4.5

29

7.8

8

9.6

38

7.9

Mountain

1

4.5

16

4.3

4

4.8

21

4.4

Pacific

4

18.2

56

15.0

7

8.4

67

14.0

Canada

0

.0

4

1.1

3

3.6

7

1.5

Other

0

.0

3

.8

0

.0

3

.6

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 49 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

22

100.0

374

100.0

83

100.0

479

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

4

18.2

303

81.0

77

92.8

384

80.2

Ed.D.

1

4.5

28

7.5

6

7.2

35

7.3

Psy.D.

0

.0

30

8.0

0

.0

30

6.3

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

5

1.3

0

.0

5

1.0

Masters

15

68.2

2

.5

0

.0

17

3.5

Baccalaureate/Associate

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Not specified

2

9.1

5

1.3

0

.0

7

1.5

Years since degree

Less than 5

1

4.5

14

3.7

1

1.2

16

3.3

5 - 9

0

.0

22

5.9

0

.0

22

4.6

10 – 14

2

9.1

21

5.6

0

.0

23

4.8

15 – 19

3

13.6

31

8.3

0

.0

34

7.1

20 – 24

1

4.5

44

11.8

2

2.4

47

9.8

25 or more

11

50.0

232

62.0

80

96.4

323

67.4

Not specified

4

18.2

10

2.7

0

.0

14

2.9

Mean

30.3

 

29.3

 

40.2

 

31.3

 

SD

14.6

 

14.0

 

11.2

 

14.1

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 49 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

22

100.0

374

100.0

83

100.0

479

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

2

.5

1

1.2

3

.6

Clinical

11

50.0

224

59.9

49

59.0

284

59.3

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

Counseling psychology

3

13.6

73

19.5

14

16.9

90

18.8

Forensic

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Geropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

Health

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

School

1

4.5

4

1.1

1

1.2

6

1.3

Subtotal

15

68.2

305

81.6

68

81.9

388

81.0

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Community

1

4.5

0

.0

1

1.2

2

.4

Comparative

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Educational

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

General/Methods & Systems

1

4.5

1

.3

0

.0

2

.4

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

3

.8

2

2.4

5

1.0

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.2

2

.4

Social

0

.0

12

3.2

6

7.2

18

3.8

Subtotal

2

9.1

21

5.6

11

13.3

34

7.1

Other fields

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Counseling

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Counselor Education

0

.0

2

.5

1

1.2

3

.6

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Education, Teaching

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Medicine

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

5

1.3

0

.0

5

1.0

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Social/Behavioral Sciences

1

4.5

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Social Work

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Other

0

.0

9

2.4

3

3.6

12

2.5

Subtotal

1

4.5

25

6.7

4

4.8

30

6.3

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

1

4.5

4

1.1

5

6.0

10

2.1

Core science

2

9.1

23

6.1

8

9.6

33

6.9

Neither

15

68.2

324

86.6

70

84.3

409

85.4

Not specified

4

18.2

23

6.1

0

.0

27

5.6

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 49 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

22

100.0

374

100.0

83

100.0

479

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

8

36.4

160

42.8

44

53.0

212

44.3

Working part time

2

9.1

37

9.9

8

9.6

47

9.8

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

Not working and seeking work

1

4.5

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.2

2

.4

Retired and not working

1

4.5

11

2.9

9

10.8

21

4.4

Retired and still working

0

.0

9

2.4

4

4.8

13

2.7

Employed; status not known

1

4.5

3

.8

0

.0

4

.8

Not specified

9

40.9

153

40.9

16

19.3

178

37.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

11

50.0

306

81.8

69

83.1

386

80.6

Not licensed/unknown

11

50.0

68

18.2

14

16.9

93

19.4

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

1

12.5

31

19.4

17

38.6

49

23.1

Four-year colleges

0

.0

2

1.3

0

.0

2

.9

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

6

3.8

3

6.8

9

4.2

Other academic settings

0

.0

5

3.1

2

4.5

7

3.3

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.5

Independent practice

4

50.0

68

42.5

12

27.3

84

39.6

Hospital

1

12.5

14

8.8

6

13.6

21

9.9

Clinic

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.5

Other human service

2

25.0

18

11.3

2

4.5

22

10.4

Business & industry

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.5

Government

0

.0

3

1.9

0

.0

3

1.4

Other

0

.0

7

4.4

2

4.5

9

4.2

Not specified

0

.0

3

1.9

0

.0

3

1.4

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

50

31.3

27

61.4

77

36.3

Education

1

12.5

86

53.8

27

61.4

114

53.8

Health/mental health services

4

50.0

105

65.6

25

56.8

134

63.2

Educational services

3

37.5

35

21.9

11

25.0

49

23.1

Other applied psychology

2

25.0

35

21.9

12

27.3

49

23.1

Management/administration

2

25.0

53

33.1

15

34.1

70

33.0

Other activities

0

.0

28

17.5

5

11.4

33

15.6

Not specified

5

62.5

37

23.1

7

15.9

49

23.1

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

10

6.3

5

11.4

15

7.1

Education

0

.0

21

13.1

13

29.5

34

16.0

Mental Health Services

4

50.0

82

51.3

15

34.1

101

47.6

Applied Psychology

0

.0

3

1.9

0

.0

3

1.4

Management/administration

0

.0

11

6.9

5

11.4

16

7.5

Not specified

4

50.0

33

20.6

6

13.6

43

20.3

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 49 Members by Membership Status, 2009

49

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

2

9.1

16

4.3

15

18.1

33

6.9

2. Teaching of Psychology

1

4.5

7

1.9

7

8.4

15

3.1

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

1

.3

4

4.8

5

1.0

5. Evaluation & Measurement

0

.0

3

.8

3

3.6

6

1.3

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

2

.5

4

4.8

6

1.3

7. Developmental Psychology

0

.0

2

.5

3

3.6

5

1.0

8. Personality & Social

4

18.2

37

9.9

14

16.9

55

11.5

9. SPSSI

1

4.5

18

4.8

15

18.1

34

7.1

10. Psychology & the Arts

0

.0

14

3.7

2

2.4

16

3.3

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

62

16.6

38

45.8

100

20.9

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

24

6.4

14

16.9

38

7.9

14. SIOP

0

.0

12

3.2

7

8.4

19

4.0

15. Educational Psychology

3

13.6

6

1.6

7

8.4

16

3.3

16. School Psychology

1

4.5

5

1.3

8

9.6

14

2.9

17. Counseling Psychology

5

22.7

40

10.7

21

25.3

66

13.8

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

8

2.1

5

6.0

13

2.7

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

4

1.1

4

4.8

8

1.7

20. Adult Development & Aging

1

4.5

14

3.7

10

12.0

25

5.2

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

1

.3

3

3.6

4

.8

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

6

1.6

4

4.8

10

2.1

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

1

.3

2

2.4

3

.6

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

16

4.3

3

3.6

19

4.0

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

2

.5

3

3.6

5

1.0

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

5

1.3

11

13.3

16

3.3

27. Community Psychology

1

4.5

10

2.7

8

9.6

19

4.0

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

2

9.1

7

1.9

5

6.0

14

2.9

29. Psychotherapy

6

27.3

107

28.6

38

45.8

151

31.5

30. Psychological Hypnosis

0

.0

18

4.8

4

4.8

22

4.6

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

9

2.4

13

15.7

22

4.6

32. Humanistic Psychology

2

9.1

22

5.9

9

10.8

33

6.9

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

6

1.6

3

3.6

9

1.9

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

5

1.3

4

4.8

9

1.9

35. Psychology of Women

2

9.1

25

6.7

17

20.5

44

9.2

36. Psychology of Religion

0

.0

20

5.3

5

6.0

25

5.2

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

1

4.5

6

1.6

12

14.5

19

4.0

38. Health Psychology

0

.0

24

6.4

8

9.6

32

6.7

39. Psychoanalysis

2

9.1

67

17.9

17

20.5

86

18.0

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

4.5

12

3.2

9

10.8

22

4.6

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

15

4.0

9

10.8

24

5.0

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

109

29.1

26

31.3

135

28.2

43. Family Psychology

3

13.6

30

8.0

13

15.7

46

9.6

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

1

4.5

10

2.7

7

8.4

18

3.8

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

2

9.1

10

2.7

7

8.4

19

4.0

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

12

3.2

13

15.7

25

5.2

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

11

2.9

6

7.2

17

3.5

48. Peace Psychology

1

4.5

16

4.3

5

6.0

22

4.6

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

22

100.0

374

100.0

83

100.0

479

100.0

50. Addictions

2

9.1

19

5.1

9

10.8

30

6.3

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

12

3.2

14

16.9

26

5.4

52. International

1

4.5

16

4.3

26

31.3

43

9.0

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

1

4.5

4

1.1

6

7.2

11

2.3

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

6

1.6

9

10.8

15

3.1

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

9

2.4

7

8.4

16

3.3

56. Trauma Psychology

0

.0

12

3.2

12

14.5

24

5.0

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

8

36.4

81

21.7

4

4.8

93

19.4

Two

5

22.7

85

22.7

10

12.0

100

20.9

Three

2

9.1

71

19.0

7

8.4

80

16.7

Four or more

7

31.8

137

36.6

62

74.7

206

43.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

12

54.5

252

67.4

57

68.7

321

67.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

26

7.0

18

21.7

44

9.2

Counseling

0

.0

1

.3

3

3.6

4

.8

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.2

2

.4

School

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

Forensic

0

.0

2

.5

1

1.2

3

.6

Family psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.4

2

.4

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

Clinical health

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

3

.8

2

2.4

5

1.0

Group psychology

0

.0

22

5.9

9

10.8

31

6.5

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

4

18.2

160

42.8

24

28.9

188

39.2

Total

22

100.0

374

100.0

83

100.0

479

100.0

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