Division 52: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 52 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

16

100.0

387

100.0

290

100.0

693

100.0

Gender

Men

3

18.8

179

46.3

179

61.7

361

52.1

Women

13

81.3

206

53.2

111

38.3

330

47.6

Not specified

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.3

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

2

.5

3

1.0

5

.7

Asian

0

.0

26

6.7

17

5.9

43

6.2

Hispanic

0

.0

22

5.7

9

3.1

31

4.5

Black

1

6.3

15

3.9

8

2.8

24

3.5

White

11

68.8

263

68.0

251

86.6

525

75.8

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

3

.8

0

.0

3

.4

Not specified

4

25.0

56

14.5

2

.7

62

8.9

Age

Under 30

1

6.3

1

.3

0

.0

2

.3

30 - 34

2

12.5

5

1.3

0

.0

7

1.0

35 - 39

1

6.3

19

4.9

2

.7

22

3.2

40 - 44

0

.0

30

7.8

4

1.4

34

4.9

45 - 49

2

12.5

26

6.7

6

2.1

34

4.9

50 - 54

1

6.3

44

11.4

16

5.5

61

8.8

55 - 59

2

12.5

55

14.2

29

10.0

86

12.4

60 - 64

4

25.0

67

17.3

43

14.8

114

16.5

65 - 69

0

.0

46

11.9

46

15.9

92

13.3

70 or older

2

12.5

68

17.6

136

46.9

206

29.7

Not specified

1

6.3

26

6.7

8

2.8

35

5.1

Mean

52.7

 

59.1

 

69.1

 

63.3

 

SD

15.4

 

13.0

 

11.4

 

13.4

 

Region

New England

0

.0

22

5.7

21

7.2

43

6.2

Middle Atlantic

4

25.0

110

28.4

70

24.1

184

26.6

East North Central

2

12.5

43

11.1

29

10.0

74

10.7

West North Central

0

.0

22

5.7

16

5.5

38

5.5

South Atlantic

3

18.8

54

14.0

59

20.3

116

16.7

East South Central

0

.0

13

3.4

8

2.8

21

3.0

West South Central

0

.0

17

4.4

10

3.4

27

3.9

Mountain

0

.0

11

2.8

12

4.1

23

3.3

Pacific

5

31.3

57

14.7

42

14.5

104

15.0

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

6

1.6

1

.3

7

1.0

Canada

0

.0

6

1.6

9

3.1

15

2.2

Other

2

12.5

26

6.7

13

4.5

41

5.9

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 52 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

16

100.0

387

100.0

290

100.0

693

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

6

37.5

315

81.4

272

93.8

593

85.6

Ed.D.

1

6.3

20

5.2

14

4.8

35

5.1

Psy.D.

1

6.3

35

9.0

2

.7

38

5.5

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

10

2.6

2

.7

12

1.7

Master’s

7

43.8

3

.8

0

.0

10

1.4

Not specified

1

6.3

4

1.0

0

.0

5

.7

Years since degree

Less than 5

3

18.8

19

4.9

1

.3

23

3.3

5 - 9

3

18.8

33

8.5

2

.7

38

5.5

10 - 14

2

12.5

47

12.1

4

1.4

53

7.6

15 – 19

2

12.5

45

11.6

10

3.4

57

8.2

20 – 24

1

6.3

57

14.7

19

6.6

77

11.1

25 or more

3

18.8

173

44.7

250

86.2

426

61.5

Not specified

2

12.5

13

3.4

4

1.4

19

2.7

Mean

14.1

 

24.2

 

38.3

 

30.0

 

SD

10.0

 

13.0

 

12.1

 

14.5

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 52 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

16

100.0

387

100.0

290

100.0

693

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

6.3

8

2.1

1

.3

10

1.4

Clinical

4

25.0

179

46.3

95

32.8

278

40.1

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

4

1.0

1

.3

5

.7

Counseling psychology

3

18.8

43

11.1

34

11.7

80

11.5

Family Psychology

0

.0

1

.3

1

.3

2

.3

Forensic

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.1

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.1

Health

0

.0

9

2.3

8

2.8

17

2.5

School

2

12.5

17

4.4

12

4.1

31

4.5

Subtotal

10

62.5

263

68.0

152

52.4

425

61.3

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

4

1.0

6

2.1

10

1.4

Community

0

.0

4

1.0

3

1.0

7

1.0

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.1

Developmental

0

.0

8

2.1

10

3.4

18

2.6

Educational

0

.0

7

1.8

5

1.7

12

1.7

Environmental

0

.0

0

.0

3

1.0

3

.4

Experimental

1

6.3

8

2.1

14

4.8

23

3.3

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

5

1.3

7

2.4

12

1.7

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

10

2.6

13

4.5

23

3.3

Neurosciences

0

.0

1

.3

1

.3

2

.3

Personality

0

.0

2

.5

8

2.8

10

1.4

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.3

3

1.0

4

.6

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.3

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

1

.3

5

1.7

6

.9

Social

0

.0

17

4.4

27

9.3

44

6.3

Subtotal

1

6.3

68

17.6

108

37.2

177

25.5

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.5

1

.3

3

.4

Business or Management

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.3

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.1

Education, Teaching

2

12.5

4

1.0

4

1.4

10

1.4

Medicine

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.1

Nursing

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.1

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.3

Public Admin

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.3

Public Health

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.1

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.5

1

.3

3

.4

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

3

.8

4

1.4

7

1.0

Social Work

1

6.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Special Education

0

.0

1

.3

1

.3

2

.3

Other

0

.0

9

2.3

14

4.8

23

3.3

Subtotal

3

18.8

29

7.5

27

9.3

59

8.5

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

2

12.5

30

7.8

29

10.0

61

8.8

Core science

1

6.3

57

14.7

98

33.8

156

22.5

Neither

11

68.8

273

70.5

160

55.2

444

64.1

Not specified

2

12.5

27

7.0

3

1.0

32

4.6

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 52 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

16

100.0

387

100.0

290

100.0

693

100.0

Employment status

 

Working full time

8

50.0

169

43.7

149

51.4

326

47.0

Working part time

2

12.5

31

8.0

31

10.7

64

9.2

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

3

.8

1

.3

4

.6

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

3

.8

0

.0

3

.4

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

1

.3

2

.7

3

.4

Retired and not working

0

.0

7

1.8

45

15.5

52

7.5

Retired and still working

0

.0

10

2.6

20

6.9

30

4.3

Other

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.1

Employed; status not known

0

.0

2

.5

2

.7

4

.6

Not specified

6

37.5

160

41.3

40

13.8

206

29.7

 

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

4

25.0

251

64.9

166

57.2

421

60.8

Not licensed/unknown

12

75.0

136

35.1

124

42.8

272

39.2

 

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

59

34.9

95

63.8

154

47.2

Four-year colleges

1

12.5

10

5.9

10

6.7

21

6.4

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

8

4.7

6

4.0

14

4.3

Other academic settings

2

25.0

6

3.6

6

4.0

14

4.3

Schools & other educational settings

1

12.5

2

1.2

0

.0

3

.9

Independent practice

2

25.0

37

21.9

10

6.7

49

15.0

Hospital

1

12.5

9

5.3

3

2.0

13

4.0

Clinic

0

.0

4

2.4

1

.7

5

1.5

Other human service

0

.0

14

8.3

5

3.4

19

5.8

Business & industry

0

.0

2

1.2

0

.0

2

.6

Government

1

12.5

7

4.1

2

1.3

10

3.1

Other

0

.0

10

5.9

11

7.4

21

6.4

Not specified

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.3

 

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

2

25.0

90

53.3

111

74.5

203

62.3

Education

5

62.5

103

60.9

115

77.2

223

68.4

Health/mental health services

7

87.5

93

55.0

42

28.2

142

43.6

Educational services

2

25.0

41

24.3

28

18.8

71

21.8

Other applied psychology

3

37.5

44

26.0

31

20.8

78

23.9

Management/administration

3

37.5

82

48.5

77

51.7

162

49.7

Other activities

2

25.0

32

18.9

32

21.5

66

20.2

Not specified

0

.0

19

11.2

18

12.1

37

11.3

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

16

9.5

36

24.2

52

16.0

Education

3

37.5

52

30.8

55

36.9

110

33.7

Mental Health Services

5

62.5

55

32.5

10

6.7

70

21.5

Educational Services

0

.0

3

1.8

1

.7

4

1.2

Applied Psychology

0

.0

3

1.8

5

3.4

8

2.5

Management/administration

0

.0

22

13.0

22

14.8

44

13.5

Other activities

0

.0

0

.0

2

1.3

2

.6

Not specified

0

.0

18

10.7

18

12.1

36

11.0

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 52 Members by Membership Status, 2009

52

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

0

.0

27

7.0

95

32.8

122

17.6

2. Teaching of Psychology

2

12.5

31

8.0

54

18.6

87

12.6

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

6

1.6

37

12.8

43

6.2

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

6.3

7

1.8

27

9.3

35

5.1

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

5

1.3

21

7.2

26

3.8

7. Developmental Psychology

2

12.5

12

3.1

26

9.0

40

5.8

8. Personality & Social

0

.0

30

7.8

76

26.2

106

15.3

9. SPSSI

1

6.3

30

7.8

77

26.6

108

15.6

10. Psychology & the Arts

0

.0

16

4.1

13

4.5

29

4.2

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

53

13.7

96

33.1

149

21.5

13. Consulting Psychology

1

6.3

17

4.4

34

11.7

52

7.5

14. SIOP

0

.0

10

2.6

25

8.6

35

5.1

15. Educational Psychology

2

12.5

15

3.9

28

9.7

45

6.5

16. School Psychology

3

18.8

26

6.7

27

9.3

56

8.1

17. Counseling Psychology

2

12.5

36

9.3

48

16.6

86

12.4

18. Psychologists in Public Service

2

12.5

9

2.3

16

5.5

27

3.9

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

7

1.8

12

4.1

19

2.7

20. Adult Development & Aging

0

.0

18

4.7

19

6.6

37

5.3

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

2

.5

8

2.8

10

1.4

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

14

3.6

8

2.8

22

3.2

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

6

1.6

5

1.7

11

1.6

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

7

1.8

14

4.8

21

3.0

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

4

1.0

17

5.9

21

3.0

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

11

2.8

46

15.9

57

8.2

27. Community Psychology

1

6.3

17

4.4

28

9.7

46

6.6

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

0

.0

7

1.8

10

3.4

17

2.5

29. Psychotherapy

1

6.3

49

12.7

58

20.0

108

15.6

30. Psychological Hypnosis

0

.0

9

2.3

8

2.8

17

2.5

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

12

3.1

31

10.7

43

6.2

32. Humanistic Psychology

0

.0

16

4.1

23

7.9

39

5.6

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

2

.5

6

2.1

8

1.2

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

4

1.0

16

5.5

20

2.9

35. Psychology of Women

2

12.5

41

10.6

85

29.3

128

18.5

36. Psychology of Religion

2

12.5

19

4.9

18

6.2

39

5.6

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

2

12.5

13

3.4

25

8.6

40

5.8

38. Health Psychology

2

12.5

30

7.8

37

12.8

69

10.0

39. Psychoanalysis

3

18.8

26

6.7

20

6.9

49

7.1

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

4

25.0

24

6.2

18

6.2

46

6.6

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

11

2.8

19

6.6

30

4.3

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

54

14.0

50

17.2

104

15.0

43. Family Psychology

3

18.8

18

4.7

31

10.7

52

7.5

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

10

2.6

24

8.3

34

4.9

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

1

6.3

51

13.2

42

14.5

94

13.6

46. Media Psychology

1

6.3

17

4.4

31

10.7

49

7.1

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

7

1.8

12

4.1

19

2.7

48. Peace Psychology

3

18.8

46

11.9

38

13.1

87

12.6

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

1

6.3

16

4.1

26

9.0

43

6.2

50. Addictions

1

6.3

14

3.6

8

2.8

23

3.3

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

13

3.4

29

10.0

42

6.1

52. International

16

100.0

387

100.0

290

100.0

693

100.0

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

1

6.3

15

3.9

21

7.2

37

5.3

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

8

2.1

14

4.8

22

3.2

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

9

2.3

22

7.6

31

4.5

56. Trauma Psychology

1

6.3

19

4.9

37

12.8

57

8.2

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

2

12.5

68

17.6

3

1.0

73

10.5

Two

5

31.3

104

26.9

25

8.6

134

19.3

Three

4

25.0

80

20.7

33

11.4

117

16.9

Four or more

5

31.3

135

34.9

229

79.0

369

53.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

7

43.8

177

45.7

139

47.9

323

46.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

12

3.1

42

14.5

54

7.8

Counseling

0

.0

2

.5

5

1.7

7

1.0

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.3

School

0

.0

0

.0

5

1.7

5

.7

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.5

1

.3

3

.4

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

5

1.7

5

.7

Family psychology

0

.0

1

.3

6

2.1

7

1.0

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

0

.0

4

1.4

4

.6

Clinical health

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.1

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

3

.8

1

.3

4

.6

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.3

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.1

Experimental hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.1

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

2

12.5

144

37.2

49

16.9

195

28.1

Total

16

100.0

387

100.0

290

100.0

693

100.0

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