Division 49: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 49 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

16

100.0

287

100.0

83

100.0

386

100.0

Gender

Men

7

43.8

172

59.9

57

68.7

236

61.1

Women

9

56.3

115

40.1

26

31.3

150

38.9

Race/ethnicity

Asian

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Hispanic

1

6.3

6

2.1

3

3.6

10

2.6

Black

2

12.5

4

1.4

3

3.6

9

2.3

White

11

68.8

231

80.5

77

92.8

319

82.6

Not specified

2

12.5

44

15.3

0

.0

46

11.9

Age

Under 30

2

12.5

1

.3

0

.0

3

.8

30 - 34

1

6.3

9

3.1

1

1.2

11

2.8

35 - 39

0

.0

8

2.8

0

.0

8

2.1

40 - 44

0

.0

8

2.8

0

.0

8

2.1

45 - 49

0

.0

9

3.1

1

1.2

10

2.6

50 - 54

0

.0

16

5.6

1

1.2

17

4.4

55 - 59

0

.0

26

9.1

6

7.2

32

8.3

60 - 64

4

25.0

52

18.1

9

10.8

65

16.8

65 - 69

2

12.5

35

12.2

14

16.9

51

13.2

70 or older

6

37.5

107

37.3

49

59.0

162

42.0

Not specified

1

6.3

16

5.6

2

2.4

19

4.9

Mean

62.9

 

65.3

 

72.7

 

66.8

 

SD

19.5

 

13.9

 

11.5

 

14.0

 

Region

New England

0

.0

23

8.0

8

9.6

31

8.0

Middle Atlantic

7

43.8

78

27.2

20

24.1

105

27.2

East North Central

3

18.8

35

12.2

6

7.2

44

11.4

West North Central

0

.0

6

2.1

3

3.6

9

2.3

South Atlantic

3

18.8

49

17.1

21

25.3

73

18.9

East South Central

0

.0

11

3.8

0

.0

11

2.8

West South Central

1

6.3

19

6.6

9

10.8

29

7.5

Mountain

0

.0

13

4.5

4

4.8

17

4.4

Pacific

2

12.5

45

15.7

9

10.8

56

14.5

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Canada

0

.0

4

1.4

3

3.6

7

1.8

Other

0

.0

3

1.0

0

.0

3

.8

Source: 2012 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 49 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

16

100.0

287

100.0

83

100.0

386

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

4

25.0

222

77.4

74

89.2

300

77.7

EdD

1

6.3

22

7.7

9

10.8

32

8.3

PsyD

0

.0

31

10.8

0

.0

31

8.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

8

2.8

0

.0

8

2.1

Masters

10

62.5

1

.3

0

.0

11

2.8

Baccalaureate/ Associate

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Not specified

1

6.3

2

.7

0

.0

3

.8

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

2

12.5

17

5.9

0

.0

19

4.9

5 - 9

1

6.3

14

4.9

1

1.2

16

4.1

10 - 14

0

.0

13

4.5

0

.0

13

3.4

15 - 19

2

12.5

17

5.9

1

1.2

20

5.2

20 - 24

1

6.3

27

9.4

0

.0

28

7.3

25 or more

8

50.0

191

66.6

81

97.6

280

72.5

Not specified

2

12.5

8

2.8

0

.0

10

2.6

Mean

28.3

 

30.4

 

42.6

 

33.0

 

SD

17.1

 

14.7

 

10.7

 

14.9

 
Source: 2012 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 49 Members by Membership Status, 2012

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

16

100.0

287

100.0

83

100.0

386

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.2

2

.5

Clinical

8

50.0

170

59.2

41

49.4

219

56.7

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.4

2

.5

Counseling psychology

3

18.8

38

13.2

12

14.5

53

13.7

Forensic

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Geropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.4

2

.5

Health

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.4

2

.5

School

1

6.3

4

1.4

2

2.4

7

1.8

Subtotal

12

75.0

214

74.6

62

74.7

288

74.6

Research and other subfields

Community

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.3

Comparative

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Educational

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

General/Methods & Systems

1

6.3

1

.3

0

.0

2

.5

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

4

1.4

2

2.4

6

1.6

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.3

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Social

0

.0

7

2.4

7

8.4

14

3.6

Subtotal

1

6.3

15

5.2

11

13.3

27

7.0

Other fields

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Counseling

1

6.3

11

3.8

3

3.6

15

3.9

Counselor Education

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Education, Teaching

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.3

Medicine

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

3

1.0

0

.0

3

.8

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Social Work

1

6.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

Other

0

.0

7

2.4

5

6.0

12

3.1

Subtotal

2

12.5

27

9.4

9

10.8

38

9.8

Science designation

General science

0

.0

4

1.4

8

9.6

12

3.1

Core science

1

6.3

14

4.9

8

9.6

23

6.0

Neither

14

87.5

238

82.9

66

79.5

318

82.4

Not specified

1

6.3

31

10.8

1

1.2

33

8.5

Source: 2012 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 49 Members by Membership Status, 2012

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

16

100.0

287

100.0

83

100.0

386

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

8

50.0

113

39.4

48

57.8

169

43.8

Working part time

2

12.5

25

8.7

7

8.4

34

8.8

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.3

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Retired and not working

0

.0

10

3.5

7

8.4

17

4.4

Retired and still working

0

.0

6

2.1

6

7.2

12

3.1

Other

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Employed; status not known

0

.0

4

1.4

0

.0

4

1.0

Not specified

6

37.5

127

44.3

14

16.9

147

38.1

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

8

50.0

227

79.1

68

81.9

303

78.5

Not licensed/unknown

8

50.0

60

20.9

15

18.1

83

21.5

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

25.0

19

16.8

19

39.6

40

23.7

Four-year colleges

0

.0

2

1.8

0

.0

2

1.2

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

2

1.8

3

6.3

5

3.0

Other academic settings

0

.0

2

1.8

3

6.3

5

3.0

Independent practice

4

50.0

53

46.9

12

25.0

69

40.8

Hospital

1

12.5

11

9.7

7

14.6

19

11.2

Clinic

0

.0

2

1.8

0

.0

2

1.2

Other human service

0

.0

14

12.4

1

2.1

15

8.9

Business & industry

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.6

Government

0

.0

2

1.8

0

.0

2

1.2

Other

1

12.5

4

3.5

3

6.3

8

4.7

Not specified

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.6

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

12.5

34

30.1

32

66.7

67

39.6

Education

2

25.0

61

54.0

33

68.8

96

56.8

Health/mental health services

3

37.5

75

66.4

27

56.3

105

62.1

Educational services

4

50.0

25

22.1

14

29.2

43

25.4

Other applied psychology

2

25.0

27

23.9

12

25.0

41

24.3

Management/administration

2

25.0

39

34.5

19

39.6

60

35.5

Other employment activities

1

12.5

18

15.9

7

14.6

26

15.4

Not specified

3

37.5

22

19.5

5

10.4

30

17.8

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

5

4.4

7

14.6

12

7.1

Education

1

12.5

12

10.6

14

29.2

27

16.0

Mental Health Services

3

37.5

63

55.8

15

31.3

81

47.9

Applied Psychology

1

12.5

1

.9

0

.0

2

1.2

Management/administration

0

.0

9

8.0

6

12.5

15

8.9

Other activities

0

.0

0

.0

1

2.1

1

.6

Not specified

3

37.5

23

20.4

5

10.4

31

18.3

Source: 2012 APA Directory and 2010 Employment Update, supplemented with earlier surveys. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.