Division 51: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 51 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

12

100.0

312

100.0

90

100.0

414

100.0

Gender

Men

8

66.7

257

82.4

70

77.8

335

80.9

Women

4

33.3

55

17.6

20

22.2

79

19.1

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Asian

0

.0

4

1.3

3

3.3

7

1.7

Hispanic

0

.0

9

2.9

5

5.6

14

3.4

Black

0

.0

9

2.9

5

5.6

14

3.4

White

6

50.0

232

74.4

74

82.2

312

75.4

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

3

1.0

0

.0

3

.7

Not specified

6

50.0

54

17.3

3

3.3

63

15.2

Age

Under 30

2

16.7

1

.3

0

.0

3

.7

30 - 34

1

8.3

15

4.8

0

.0

16

3.9

35 - 39

1

8.3

25

8.0

2

2.2

28

6.8

40 - 44

1

8.3

27

8.7

3

3.3

31

7.5

45 - 49

0

.0

32

10.3

4

4.4

36

8.7

50 - 54

1

8.3

30

9.6

7

7.8

38

9.2

55 - 59

0

.0

46

14.7

12

13.3

58

14.0

60 - 64

1

8.3

61

19.6

14

15.6

76

18.4

65 - 69

1

8.3

36

11.5

22

24.4

59

14.3

70 or older

2

16.7

29

9.3

24

26.7

55

13.3

Not specified

2

16.7

10

3.2

2

2.2

14

3.4

Mean

49.8

 

55.0

 

64.3

 

56.9

 

SD

19.6

 

12.1

 

11.4

 

12.8

 

Region

New England

2

16.7

40

12.8

11

12.2

53

12.8

Middle Atlantic

3

25.0

55

17.6

24

26.7

82

19.8

East North Central

0

.0

46

14.7

9

10.0

55

13.3

West North Central

0

.0

18

5.8

4

4.4

22

5.3

South Atlantic

1

8.3

43

13.8

14

15.6

58

14.0

East South Central

0

.0

6

1.9

4

4.4

10

2.4

West South Central

0

.0

18

5.8

3

3.3

21

5.1

Mountain

0

.0

13

4.2

4

4.4

17

4.1

Pacific

5

41.7

64

20.5

14

15.6

83

20.0

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Canada

0

.0

6

1.9

2

2.2

8

1.9

Other

1

8.3

1

.3

1

1.1

3

.7

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 51 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

12

100.0

312

100.0

90

100.0

414

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

1

8.3

249

79.8

83

92.2

333

80.4

Ed.D.

1

8.3

18

5.8

5

5.6

24

5.8

Psy.D.

1

8.3

36

11.5

2

2.2

39

9.4

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

1

8.3

5

1.6

0

.0

6

1.4

Masters

8

66.7

2

.6

0

.0

10

2.4

Not specified

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Years since degree

Less than 5

3

25.0

29

9.3

0

.0

32

7.7

5 - 9

1

8.3

44

14.1

3

3.3

48

11.6

10 - 14

2

16.7

42

13.5

3

3.3

47

11.4

15 – 19

2

16.7

40

12.8

2

2.2

44

10.6

20 – 24

0

.0

35

11.2

9

10.0

44

10.6

25 or more

3

25.0

116

37.2

72

80.0

191

46.1

Not specified

1

8.3

6

1.9

1

1.1

8

1.9

Mean

16.2

 

20.5

 

34.4

 

23.5

 

SD

13.5

 

12.5

 

12.0

 

13.7

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 51 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

12

100.0

312

100.0

90

100.0

414

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

7

2.2

0

.0

7

1.7

Clinical

2

16.7

141

45.2

42

46.7

185

44.7

Counseling psychology

3

25.0

73

23.4

25

27.8

101

24.4

Family Psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.2

2

.5

Forensic

0

.0

3

1.0

1

1.1

4

1.0

Health

0

.0

3

1.0

1

1.1

4

1.0

School

0

.0

1

.3

2

2.2

3

.7

Sport psychology

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Subtotal

5

41.7

230

73.7

73

81.1

308

74.4

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

2

.6

1

1.1

3

.7

Community

1

8.3

5

1.6

0

.0

6

1.4

Comparative

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Developmental

0

.0

11

3.5

0

.0

11

2.7

Educational

0

.0

5

1.6

0

.0

5

1.2

Experimental

0

.0

2

.6

3

3.3

5

1.2

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

1

.3

3

3.3

4

1.0

Industrial/Organizational

1

8.3

2

.6

1

1.1

4

1.0

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.2

Social

0

.0

9

2.9

2

2.2

11

2.7

Subtotal

2

16.7

38

12.2

11

12.2

51

12.3

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Business or Management

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Counseling

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Education, Teaching

1

8.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Genetics

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Law

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.6

2

2.2

4

1.0

Social Work

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Other

1

8.3

2

.6

2

2.2

5

1.2

Subtotal

2

16.7

13

4.2

4

4.4

19

4.6

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

3

25.0

12

3.8

2

2.2

17

4.1

Core science

0

.0

34

10.9

12

13.3

46

11.1

Neither

6

50.0

235

75.3

74

82.2

315

76.1

Not specified

3

25.0

31

9.9

2

2.2

36

8.7

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 51 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

12

100.0

312

100.0

90

100.0

414

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

3

25.0

144

46.2

52

57.8

199

48.1

Working part time

2

16.7

31

9.9

3

3.3

36

8.7

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Not working and not seeking work

1

8.3

1

.3

1

1.1

3

.7

Retired and not working

0

.0

6

1.9

8

8.9

14

3.4

Retired and still working

0

.0

1

.3

3

3.3

4

1.0

Employed; status not known

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Not specified

6

50.0

126

40.4

23

25.6

155

37.4

 

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

4

33.3

203

65.1

73

81.1

280

67.6

Not licensed/unknown

8

66.7

109

34.9

17

18.9

134

32.4

 

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

40

27.8

26

50.0

66

33.2

Four-year colleges

0

.0

5

3.5

1

1.9

6

3.0

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

9

6.3

3

5.8

12

6.0

Other academic settings

0

.0

4

2.8

5

9.6

9

4.5

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

2

1.4

0

.0

2

1.0

Independent practice

1

33.3

49

34.0

10

19.2

60

30.2

Hospital

0

.0

7

4.9

0

.0

7

3.5

Clinic

1

33.3

4

2.8

0

.0

5

2.5

Other human service

0

.0

13

9.0

3

5.8

16

8.0

Business & industry

0

.0

1

.7

0

.0

1

.5

Government

1

33.3

4

2.8

1

1.9

6

3.0

Other

0

.0

6

4.2

3

5.8

9

4.5

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

53

36.8

36

69.2

89

44.7

Education

1

33.3

73

50.7

41

78.8

115

57.8

Health/mental health services

3

100.0

93

64.6

32

61.5

128

64.3

Educational services

0

.0

37

25.7

10

19.2

47

23.6

Other applied psychology

0

.0

39

27.1

16

30.8

55

27.6

Management/administration

0

.0

53

36.8

29

55.8

82

41.2

Other activities

2

66.7

33

22.9

20

38.5

55

27.6

Not specified

0

.0

16

11.1

4

7.7

20

10.1

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

11

7.6

8

15.4

19

9.5

Education

1

33.3

27

18.8

18

34.6

46

23.1

Mental Health Services

2

66.7

69

47.9

9

17.3

80

40.2

Educational Services

0

.0

3

2.1

0

.0

3

1.5

Applied Psychology

0

.0

2

1.4

1

1.9

3

1.5

Management/administration

0

.0

16

11.1

13

25.0

29

14.6

Not specified

0

.0

16

11.1

3

5.8

19

9.5

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 51 Members by Membership Status, 2009

51

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

1

8.3

8

2.6

17

18.9

26

6.3

2. Teaching of Psychology

0

.0

15

4.8

11

12.2

26

6.3

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

1

.3

7

7.8

8

1.9

5. Evaluation & Measurement

0

.0

2

.6

6

6.7

8

1.9

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

2

.6

4

4.4

6

1.4

7. Developmental Psychology

1

8.3

3

1.0

2

2.2

6

1.4

8. Personality & Social

1

8.3

16

5.1

11

12.2

28

6.8

9. SPSSI

0

.0

8

2.6

19

21.1

27

6.5

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

8.3

5

1.6

6

6.7

12

2.9

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

17

5.4

26

28.9

43

10.4

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

8

2.6

7

7.8

15

3.6

14. SIOP

0

.0

4

1.3

3

3.3

7

1.7

15. Educational Psychology

0

.0

6

1.9

8

8.9

14

3.4

16. School Psychology

0

.0

5

1.6

8

8.9

13

3.1

17. Counseling Psychology

2

16.7

52

16.7

33

36.7

87

21.0

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

8.3

4

1.3

5

5.6

10

2.4

19. Society for Military Psychology

1

8.3

4

1.3

2

2.2

7

1.7

20. Adult Development & Aging

0

.0

8

2.6

8

8.9

16

3.9

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

2

.6

2

2.2

4

1.0

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

3

1.0

3

3.3

6

1.4

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

1

.3

3

3.3

4

1.0

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

3

1.0

5

5.6

8

1.9

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

2

.6

3

3.3

5

1.2

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

1

.3

9

10.0

10

2.4

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

5

1.6

9

10.0

14

3.4

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

8.3

1

.3

2

2.2

4

1.0

29. Psychotherapy

0

.0

35

11.2

32

35.6

67

16.2

30. Psychological Hypnosis

1

8.3

9

2.9

4

4.4

14

3.4

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

5

1.6

16

17.8

21

5.1

32. Humanistic Psychology

1

8.3

13

4.2

6

6.7

20

4.8

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

2

.6

2

2.2

4

1.0

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

2

.6

3

3.3

5

1.2

35. Psychology of Women

1

8.3

38

12.2

29

32.2

68

16.4

36. Psychology of Religion

3

25.0

21

6.7

6

6.7

30

7.2

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

0

.0

12

3.8

8

8.9

20

4.8

38. Health Psychology

0

.0

9

2.9

9

10.0

18

4.3

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

18

5.8

8

8.9

26

6.3

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

8.3

4

1.3

4

4.4

9

2.2

41. Psychology-Law Society

1

8.3

10

3.2

11

12.2

22

5.3

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

44

14.1

28

31.1

72

17.4

43. Family Psychology

1

8.3

31

9.9

32

35.6

64

15.5

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

2

16.7

40

12.8

21

23.3

63

15.2

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

1

8.3

23

7.4

20

22.2

44

10.6

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

5

1.6

15

16.7

20

4.8

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

1

8.3

10

3.2

4

4.4

15

3.6

48. Peace Psychology

4

33.3

9

2.9

9

10.0

22

5.3

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

0

.0

12

3.8

14

15.6

26

6.3

50. Addictions

3

25.0

11

3.5

9

10.0

23

5.6

51. Men & Masculinity

12

100.0

312

100.0

90

100.0

414

100.0

52. International

0

.0

13

4.2

29

32.2

42

10.1

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

1

8.3

10

3.2

5

5.6

16

3.9

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

2

.6

5

5.6

7

1.7

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

6

1.9

8

8.9

14

3.4

56. Trauma Psychology

1

8.3

19

6.1

16

17.8

36

8.7

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

3

25.0

74

23.7

5

5.6

82

19.8

Two

0

.0

94

30.1

10

11.1

104

25.1

Three

3

25.0

68

21.8

9

10.0

80

19.3

Four or more

6

50.0

76

24.4

66

73.3

148

35.7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

4

33.3

144

46.2

49

54.4

197

47.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

4

1.3

9

10.0

13

3.1

Counseling

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.2

2

.5

School

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.6

0

.0

2

.5

Forensic

0

.0

1

.3

2

2.2

3

.7

Family psychology

0

.0

2

.6

10

11.1

12

2.9

Clinical health

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.2

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.2

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Group psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.2

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.1

1

.2

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

3

25.0

149

47.8

35

38.9

187

45.2

Total

12

100.0

312

100.0

90

100.0

414

100.0

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