Division 53: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 53 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

32

100.0

1,588

100.0

187

100.0

1,807

100.0

Gender

Men

5

15.6

575

36.2

128

68.4

708

39.2

Women

27

84.4

1,011

63.7

59

31.6

1,097

60.7

Not specified

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Race/ethnicity

Asian

1

3.1

25

1.6

2

1.1

28

1.5

Hispanic

0

.0

35

2.2

1

.5

36

2.0

Black

1

3.1

29

1.8

2

1.1

32

1.8

White

21

65.6

1,110

69.9

177

94.7

1,308

72.4

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

13

.8

1

.5

14

.8

Not specified

9

28.1

376

23.7

4

2.1

389

21.5

Age

Under 30

2

6.3

17

1.1

0

.0

19

1.1

30 - 34

6

18.8

164

10.3

0

.0

170

9.4

35 - 39

1

3.1

214

13.5

1

.5

216

12.0

40 - 44

2

6.3

203

12.8

6

3.2

211

11.7

45 - 49

5

15.6

169

10.6

9

4.8

183

10.1

50 - 54

4

12.5

162

10.2

9

4.8

175

9.7

55 - 59

3

9.4

208

13.1

35

18.7

246

13.6

60 - 64

2

6.3

192

12.1

45

24.1

239

13.2

65 - 69

3

9.4

120

7.6

33

17.6

156

8.6

70 or older

3

9.4

91

5.7

43

23.0

137

7.6

Not specified

1

3.1

48

3.0

6

3.2

55

3.0

Mean

50.0

 

50.2

 

63.1

 

51.5

 

SD

15.5

 

12.7

 

9.1

 

13.0

 

Region

New England

4

12.5

154

9.7

13

7.0

171

9.5

Middle Atlantic

7

21.9

253

15.9

31

16.6

291

16.1

East North Central

4

12.5

248

15.6

30

16.0

282

15.6

West North Central

0

.0

117

7.4

13

7.0

130

7.2

South Atlantic

5

15.6

311

19.6

47

25.1

363

20.1

East South Central

1

3.1

65

4.1

9

4.8

75

4.2

West South Central

1

3.1

101

6.4

16

8.6

118

6.5

Mountain

0

.0

79

5.0

5

2.7

84

4.6

Pacific

7

21.9

204

12.8

19

10.2

230

12.7

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Canada

2

6.3

31

2.0

4

2.1

37

2.0

Other

1

3.1

23

1.4

0

.0

24

1.3

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 53 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

32

100.0

1,588

100.0

187

100.0

1,807

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

10

31.3

1,304

82.1

179

95.7

1,493

82.6

EdD

1

3.1

18

1.1

5

2.7

24

1.3

PsyD

1

3.1

243

15.3

2

1.1

246

13.6

MD

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

17

1.1

1

.5

18

1.0

Masters

16

50.0

3

.2

0

.0

19

1.1

Baccalaureate/ Associate

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

4

12.5

1

.1

0

.0

5

.3

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

4

12.5

185

11.6

0

.0

189

10.5

5 – 9

6

18.8

263

16.6

0

.0

269

14.9

10 – 14

1

3.1

249

15.7

4

2.1

254

14.1

15 – 19

9

28.1

237

14.9

9

4.8

255

14.1

20 – 24

2

6.3

206

13.0

16

8.6

224

12.4

25 or more

8

25.0

430

27.1

157

84.0

595

32.9

Not specified

2

6.3

18

1.1

1

.5

21

1.2

Mean

18.0

 

18.0

 

34.3

 

19.7

 

SD

12.4

 

11.7

 

9.4

 

12.5

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 53 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

32

100.0

1,588

100.0

187

100.0

1,807

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Behavior analysis

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Child clinical

7

21.9

548

34.5

45

24.1

600

33.2

Clinical

9

28.1

609

38.4

93

49.7

711

39.3

Clinical neuropsychology

1

3.1

7

.4

1

.5

9

.5

Counseling psychology

3

9.4

33

2.1

0

.0

36

2.0

Family

0

.0

3

.2

2

1.1

5

.3

Forensic

0

.0

9

.6

0

.0

9

.5

Health

0

.0

7

.4

5

2.7

12

.7

School

2

6.3

53

3.3

15

8.0

70

3.9

Subtotal

22

68.8

1,271

80.0

161

86.1

1,454

80.5

Research and other subfields

Community

0

.0

2

.1

3

1.6

5

.3

Developmental

1

3.1

29

1.8

7

3.7

37

2.0

Educational

0

.0

5

.3

1

.5

6

.3

Experimental

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.1

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Neurosciences

0

.0

2

.1

1

.5

3

.2

Personality

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Social

0

.0

1

.1

1

.5

2

.1

Subtotal

1

3.1

43

2.7

14

7.5

58

3.2

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Counseling

1

3.1

5

.3

0

.0

6

.3

Law

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Public Health

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Rehabilitation

0

.0

0

.0

1

.5

1

.1

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Social Work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Special Education

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Other

1

3.1

25

1.6

9

4.8

35

1.9

Subtotal

2

6.3

40

2.5

11

5.9

53

2.9

Science designation

                 

General science

0

.0

12

.8

8

4.3

20

1.1

Core science

1

3.1

41

2.6

11

5.9

53

2.9

Neither

24

75.0

1,301

81.9

167

89.3

1,492

82.6

Not specified

7

21.9

234

14.7

1

.5

242

13.4

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 53 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

32

100.0

1,588

100.0

187

100.0

1,807

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

9

28.1

687

43.3

122

65.2

818

45.3

Working part time

2

6.3

132

8.3

10

5.3

144

8.0

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

25

1.6

0

.0

25

1.4

Not working and seeking work

1

3.1

8

.5

0

.0

9

.5

Not working and not seeking work

1

3.1

10

.6

0

.0

11

.6

Retired and not working

2

6.3

14

.9

5

2.7

21

1.2

Retired and still working

0

.0

9

.6

7

3.7

16

.9

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Employed; status not known

1

3.1

6

.4

1

.5

8

.4

Not specified

16

50.0

696

43.8

42

22.5

754

41.7

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

11

34.4

1,195

75.3

166

88.8

1,372

75.9

Not licensed/unknown

21

65.6

393

24.7

21

11.2

435

24.1

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

1

11.1

144

21.0

69

56.6

214

26.2

Four-year colleges

0

.0

12

1.7

3

2.5

15

1.8

Medical school/ Academic medical center

1

11.1

84

12.2

26

21.3

111

13.6

Other academic settings

1

11.1

11

1.6

3

2.5

15

1.8

Schools & other educational settings

3

33.3

33

4.8

1

.8

37

4.5

Independent practice

2

22.2

202

29.4

8

6.6

212

25.9

Hospital

0

.0

68

9.9

7

5.7

75

9.2

Clinic

0

.0

50

7.3

0

.0

50

6.1

Other human service

0

.0

37

5.4

1

.8

38

4.6

Business & industry

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Government

1

11.1

17

2.5

0

.0

18

2.2

Other

0

.0

23

3.3

3

2.5

26

3.2

Not specified

0

.0

4

.6

1

.8

5

.6

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

11.1

281

40.9

102

83.6

384

46.9

Education

3

33.3

369

53.7

100

82.0

472

57.7

Health/mental health services

5

55.6

556

80.9

62

50.8

623

76.2

Educational services

6

66.7

287

41.8

14

11.5

307

37.5

Other applied psychology

1

11.1

122

17.8

13

10.7

136

16.6

Management/administration

2

22.2

276

40.2

76

62.3

354

43.3

Other employment activities

3

33.3

100

14.6

13

10.7

116

14.2

Not specified

2

22.2

38

5.5

8

6.6

48

5.9

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

11.1

111

16.2

48

39.3

160

19.6

Education

0

.0

79

11.5

21

17.2

100

12.2

Mental Health Services

4

44.4

341

49.6

17

13.9

362

44.3

Educational Services

2

22.2

36

5.2

1

.8

39

4.8

Applied Psychology

0

.0

3

.4

1

.8

4

.5

Management/administration

0

.0

68

9.9

24

19.7

92

11.2

Other activities

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.4

Not specified

2

22.2

46

6.7

10

8.2

58

7.1

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