Division 8: 2011

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 8 Members, 2011

       

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

108

100.0

1,461

100.0

640

100.0

2,209

100.0

Gender

Men

60

55.6

843

57.7

472

73.8

1,375

62.2

Women

47

43.5

612

41.9

168

26.3

827

37.4

Not specified

1

.9

6

.4

0

.0

7

.3

Race/

Ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

4

.3

1

.2

5

.2

Asian

10

9.3

67

4.6

13

2.0

90

4.1

Hispanic

3

2.8

31

2.1

6

.9

40

1.8

Black

4

3.7

26

1.8

9

1.4

39

1.8

White

62

57.4

1,109

75.9

594

92.8

1,765

79.9

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

11

.8

1

.2

12

.5

Not specified

29

26.9

213

14.6

16

2.5

258

11.7

Age

Under 30

1

.9

3

.2

0

.0

4

.2

30 - 34

4

3.7

26

1.8

0

.0

30

1.4

35 - 39

7

6.5

74

5.1

2

.3

83

3.8

40 - 44

5

4.6

124

8.5

7

1.1

136

6.2

45 - 49

8

7.4

150

10.3

25

3.9

183

8.3

50 - 54

9

8.3

144

9.9

37

5.8

190

8.6

55 - 59

12

11.1

161

11.0

69

10.8

242

11.0

60 - 64

15

13.9

223

15.3

104

16.3

342

15.5

65 - 69

9

8.3

172

11.8

105

16.4

286

12.9

70 or older

31

28.7

290

19.8

273

42.7

594

26.9

Not specified

7

6.5

94

6.4

18

2.8

119

5.4

Mean

60.7

 

59.4

 

69.0

 

62.3

 

SD

15.9

 

14.3

 

12.4

 

14.5

 

Region

New England

8

7.4

110

7.5

60

9.4

178

8.1

Middle Atlantic

23

21.3

264

18.1

118

18.4

405

18.3

East North Central

9

8.3

206

14.1

95

14.8

310

14.0

West North Central

6

5.6

90

6.2

38

5.9

134

6.1

South Atlantic

14

13.0

219

15.0

91

14.2

324

14.7

East South Central

1

.9

39

2.7

9

1.4

49

2.2

West South Central

6

5.6

82

5.6

26

4.1

114

5.2

Mountain

1

.9

70

4.8

36

5.6

107

4.8

Pacific

22

20.4

214

14.6

117

18.3

353

16.0

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Canada

3

2.8

79

5.4

25

3.9

107

4.8

Other

15

13.9

87

6.0

25

3.9

127

5.7

Source: 2011 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 8 Members, 2011

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

108

100.0

1,461

100.0

640

100.0

2,209

100.0

Highest degree

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PhD

22

20.4

1,307

89.5

628

98.1

1,957

88.6

EdD

5

4.6

32

2.2

6

.9

43

1.9

PsyD

0

.0

58

4.0

0

.0

58

2.6

MD

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

2

1.9

39

2.7

5

.8

46

2.1

Masters

72

66.7

17

1.2

1

.2

90

4.1

Baccalaureate/Associate

1

.9

1

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Not specified

6

5.6

6

.4

0

.0

12

.5

Years since degree

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Less than 5

7

6.5

36

2.5

0

.0

43

1.9

5 – 9

11

10.2

123

8.4

0

.0

134

6.1

10 – 14

12

11.1

199

13.6

12

1.9

223

10.1

15 – 19

13

12.0

195

13.3

19

3.0

227

10.3

20 – 24

12

11.1

152

10.4

38

5.9

202

9.1

25 or more

44

40.7

719

49.2

567

88.6

1,330

60.2

Not specified

9

8.3

37

2.5

4

.6

50

2.3

Mean

25.9

 

26.5

 

40.4

 

30.6

 

SD

16.6

 

14.7

 

12.5

 

15.5

 

Source: 2011 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 8 Members, 2011

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

108

100.0

1,461

100.0

640

100.0

2,209

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

6

.4

0

.0

6

.3

Clinical

18

16.7

311

21.3

91

14.2

420

19.0

Clinical neuropsychology

1

.9

2

.1

2

.3

5

.2

Counseling psychology

9

8.3

65

4.4

14

2.2

88

4.0

Family

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.1

Forensic

3

2.8

8

.5

0

.0

11

.5

Geropsychology

1

.9

3

.2

4

.6

8

.4

Health

2

1.9

24

1.6

24

3.8

50

2.3

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

1

.1

2

.3

3

.1

School

5

4.6

15

1.0

1

.2

21

1.0

Sport psychology

0

.0

3

.2

2

.3

5

.2

Subtotal

39

36.1

441

30.2

140

21.9

620

28.1

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

9

.6

4

.6

13

.6

Community

4

3.7

5

.3

6

.9

15

.7

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.0

Developmental

3

2.8

38

2.6

29

4.5

70

3.2

Educational

1

.9

29

2.0

9

1.4

39

1.8

Engineering psychology/ Human factors

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Environmental

0

.0

3

.2

11

1.7

14

.6

Evolutionary psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.0

Experimental

1

.9

13

.9

3

.5

17

.8

General/Methods & Systems

4

3.7

7

.5

10

1.6

21

1.0

Industrial/Organizational

14

13.0

83

5.7

30

4.7

127

5.7

Neurosciences

0

.0

1

.1

4

.6

5

.2

Personality

3

2.8

71

4.9

53

8.3

127

5.7

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

1

.9

18

1.2

12

1.9

31

1.4

Social

13

12.0

449

30.7

268

41.9

730

33.0

Subtotal

44

40.7

727

49.8

441

68.9

1,212

54.9

Other fields

Anthropology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

6

.4

2

.3

8

.4

Business or Management

1

.9

16

1.1

4

.6

21

1.0

Cognitive science

1

.9

2

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

7

.5

0

.0

7

.3

Computer Science

1

.9

0

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Counseling

1

.9

7

.5

0

.0

8

.4

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Criminology/Criminal Justice

1

.9

2

.1

1

.2

4

.2

Economics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Education, Teaching

2

1.9

14

1.0

3

.5

19

.9

Engineering

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Epidemiology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Genetics

1

.9

0

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Law

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Nursing

0

.0

2

.1

1

.2

3

.1

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

12

.8

6

.9

18

.8

Political Science

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Public Health

0

.0

5

.3

1

.2

6

.3

Rehabilitation

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.1

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

10

.7

1

.2

11

.5

Social Work

0

.0

2

.1

1

.2

3

.1

Sociology

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Special Education

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Theology/Religion

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Other

3

2.8

56

3.8

29

4.5

88

4.0

Subtotal

11

10.2

160

11.0

51

8.0

222

10.0

Science designation

                 

General science

23

21.3

136

9.3

70

10.9

229

10.4

Core science

29

26.9

670

45.9

412

64.4

1,111

50.3

Neither

42

38.9

522

35.7

150

23.4

714

32.3

Not specified

14

13.0

133

9.1

8

1.3

155

7.0

Source: 2011 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 8 Members, 2011

Division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 1. General Psychology

5

4.6

70

4.8

124

19.4

199

9.0

 2. Teaching of Psychology

4

3.7

136

9.3

64

10.0

204

9.2

 3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

6

.4

60

9.4

66

3.0

 5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

.9

78

5.3

75

11.7

154

7.0

 6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

1

.9

2

.1

15

2.3

18

.8

 7. Developmental Psychology

2

1.9

40

2.7

70

10.9

112

5.1

 8. Personality & Social

108

100.0

1,461

100.0

640

100.0

2,209

100.0

 9. SPSSI

5

4.6

170

11.6

239

37.3

414

18.7

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

.9

32

2.2

22

3.4

55

2.5

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

81

5.5

82

12.8

163

7.4

13. Consulting Psychology

2

1.9

44

3.0

19

3.0

65

2.9

14. SIOP

7

6.5

111

7.6

65

10.2

183

8.3

15. Educational Psychology

11

10.2

55

3.8

48

7.5

114

5.2

16. School Psychology

5

4.6

16

1.1

6

.9

27

1.2

17. Counseling Psychology

5

4.6

40

2.7

19

3.0

64

2.9

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

.9

18

1.2

8

1.3

27

1.2

19. Society for Military Psychology

1

.9

9

.6

14

2.2

24

1.1

20. Adult Development & Aging

1

.9

40

2.7

40

6.3

81

3.7

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

6

.4

8

1.3

14

.6

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

1

.9

11

.8

8

1.3

20

.9

23. Consumer Psychology

3

2.8

45

3.1

23

3.6

71

3.2

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

2

1.9

34

2.3

26

4.1

62

2.8

25. Behavior Analysis

3

2.8

11

.8

11

1.7

25

1.1

26. History of Psychology

1

.9

19

1.3

44

6.9

64

2.9

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

13

.9

34

5.3

47

2.1

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

.9

17

1.2

9

1.4

27

1.2

29. Psychotherapy

5

4.6

59

4.0

24

3.8

88

4.0

30. Psychological Hypnosis

3

2.8

23

1.6

11

1.7

37

1.7

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

9

.6

14

2.2

23

1.0

32. Humanistic Psychology

1

.9

24

1.6

14

2.2

39

1.8

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

1

.9

7

.5

5

.8

13

.6

34. Environmental, Population, and Conservation Psychology

1

.9

29

2.0

49

7.7

79

3.6

35. Psychology of Women

2

1.9

93

6.4

81

12.7

176

8.0

36. Psychology of Religion & Spirituality

4

3.7

43

2.9

17

2.7

64

2.9

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

2

1.9

19

1.3

13

2.0

34

1.5

38. Health Psychology

2

1.9

103

7.0

95

14.8

200

9.1

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

28

1.9

13

2.0

41

1.9

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

3

2.8

26

1.8

10

1.6

39

1.8

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

58

4.0

34

5.3

92

4.2

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

54

3.7

15

2.3

69

3.1

43. Family Psychology

8

7.4

43

2.9

19

3.0

70

3.2

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

18

1.2

20

3.1

38

1.7

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

2

1.9

27

1.8

26

4.1

55

2.5

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

20

1.4

17

2.7

37

1.7

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

23

1.6

11

1.7

34

1.5

48. Peace Psychology

2

1.9

24

1.6

36

5.6

62

2.8

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

2

1.9

24

1.6

18

2.8

44

2.0

50. Addiction Psychology

1

.9

23

1.6

16

2.5

40

1.8

51. Men & Masculinity

1

.9

12

.8

13

2.0

26

1.2

52. International

0

.0

24

1.6

65

10.2

89

4.0

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

19

1.3

6

.9

25

1.1

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

6

.4

5

.8

11

.5

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

10

.7

4

.6

14

.6

56. Trauma Psychology

0

.0

17

1.2

17

2.7

34

1.5

Number of divisions                

One

51

47.2

519

35.5

59

9.2

629

28.5

Two

32

29.6

459

31.4

178

27.8

669

30.3

Three

12

11.1

267

18.3

127

19.8

406

18.4

Four or more

13

12.0

216

14.8

276

43.1

505

22.9

                 

Number belonging to state associations

27

25.0

311

21.3

87

13.6

425

19.2

                 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

11

.8

19

3.0

30

1.4

Counseling

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

1

.1

2

.3

3

.1

School

0

.0

3

.2

1

.2

4

.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.0

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

2

.3

2

.1

Family psychology

0

.0

2

.1

1

.2

3

.1

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

1

.1

2

.3

3

.1

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

                 

Paid the Practice Assessment

7

6.5

201

13.8

22

3.4

230

10.4

Did not pay

101

93.5

1,260

86.2

618

96.6

1,979

89.6

Total

108

100.0

1,461

100.0

640

100.0

2,209

100.0

Source: 2011 APA Directory. Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.