Division 29: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 29 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

94

100.0

2,262

100.0

333

100.0

2,689

100.0

Gender

Men

47

50.0

1,397

61.8

241

72.4

1,685

62.7

Women

47

50.0

865

38.2

92

27.6

1,004

37.3

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

3

.1

1

.3

4

.1

Asian

0

.0

30

1.3

5

1.5

35

1.3

Hispanic

3

3.2

37

1.6

5

1.5

45

1.7

Black

1

1.1

32

1.4

11

3.3

44

1.6

White

75

79.8

2,007

88.7

306

91.9

2,388

88.8

Other

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

1.1

9

.4

1

.3

11

.4

Not specified

14

14.9

143

6.3

4

1.2

161

6.0

Age

Under 30

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

30 - 34

1

1.1

15

.7

0

.0

16

.6

35 - 39

1

1.1

33

1.5

1

.3

35

1.3

40 - 44

2

2.1

34

1.5

9

2.7

45

1.7

45 - 49

3

3.2

77

3.4

8

2.4

88

3.3

50 – 54

2

2.1

194

8.6

14

4.2

210

7.8

55 – 59

15

16.0

377

16.7

49

14.7

441

16.4

60 – 64

20

21.3

572

25.3

58

17.4

650

24.2

65 – 69

13

13.8

354

15.6

56

16.8

423

15.7

70 or older

30

31.9

504

22.3

129

38.7

663

24.7

Not specified

7

7.4

101

4.5

9

2.7

117

4.4

Mean

66.1

 

63.5

 

68.0

 

64.1

 

SD

12.1

 

11.0

 

12.0

 

11.3

 

Region

New England

4

4.3

233

10.3

21

6.3

258

9.6

Middle Atlantic

29

30.9

565

25.0

84

25.2

678

25.2

East North Central

12

12.8

327

14.5

48

14.4

387

14.4

West North Central

7

7.4

82

3.6

10

3.0

99

3.7

South Atlantic

9

9.6

328

14.5

62

18.6

399

14.8

East South Central

1

1.1

81

3.6

12

3.6

94

3.5

West South Central

2

2.1

105

4.6

12

3.6

119

4.4

Mountain

1

1.1

106

4.7

23

6.9

130

4.8

Pacific

22

23.4

373

16.5

49

14.7

444

16.5

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

3

.1

2

.6

5

.2

Canada

5

5.3

30

1.3

7

2.1

42

1.6

Other

2

2.1

29

1.3

3

.9

34

1.3

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 29 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

94

100.0

2,262

100.0

333

100.0

2,689

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

28

29.8

1,911

84.5

315

94.6

2,254

83.8

Ed.D.

3

3.2

125

5.5

13

3.9

141

5.2

Psy.D.

1

1.1

149

6.6

4

1.2

154

5.7

M.D.

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

1

1.1

38

1.7

1

.3

40

1.5

Master’s

48

51.1

25

1.1

0

.0

73

2.7

Baccalaureate/Associate

3

3.2

2

.1

0

.0

5

.2

Not specified

10

10.6

11

.5

0

.0

21

.8

Years since degree

Less than 5

3

3.2

27

1.2

0

.0

30

1.1

5 – 9

2

2.1

55

2.4

3

.9

60

2.2

10 – 14

3

3.2

91

4.0

6

1.8

100

3.7

15 – 19

7

7.4

170

7.5

7

2.1

184

6.8

20 – 24

15

16.0

313

13.8

10

3.0

338

12.6

25 or more

54

57.4

1,554

68.7

305

91.6

1,913

71.1

Not specified

10

10.6

52

2.3

2

.6

64

2.4

Mean

31.8

 

30.1

 

38.5

 

31.2

 

SD

15.0

 

11.2

 

11.7

 

11.8

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 29 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

94

100.0

2,262

100.0

333

100.0

2,689

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

1.1

27

1.2

2

.6

30

1.1

Clinical

59

62.8

1,679

74.2

240

72.1

1,978

73.6

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.1

1

.3

3

.1

Counseling psychology

11

11.7

284

12.6

50

15.0

345

12.8

Family Psychology

0

.0

1

.0

3

.9

4

.1

Forensic

0

.0

9

.4

3

.9

12

.4

Geropsychology

0

.0

3

.1

1

.3

4

.1

Health

0

.0

11

.5

6

1.8

17

.6

School

1

1.1

31

1.4

3

.9

35

1.3

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.0

2

.6

3

.1

Subtotal

72

76.6

2,048

90.5

311

93.4

2,431

90.4

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

1

1.1

2

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Community

1

1.1

10

.4

1

.3

12

.4

Developmental

1

1.1

8

.4

0

.0

9

.3

Educational

1

1.1

7

.3

0

.0

8

.3

Experimental

0

.0

1

.0

1

.3

2

.1

General/Methods & Systems

1

1.1

7

.3

1

.3

9

.3

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

9

.4

0

.0

9

.3

Neurosciences

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Personality

0

.0

7

.3

0

.0

7

.3

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Social

0

.0

5

.2

1

.3

6

.2

Subtotal

5

5.3

62

2.7

4

1.2

71

2.6

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

4

.2

1

.3

5

.2

Business or Management

0

.0

4

.2

2

.6

6

.2

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Counseling

2

2.1

10

.4

2

.6

14

.5

Counselor Education

0

.0

3

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Education, Teaching

0

.0

4

.2

0

.0

4

.1

Epidemiology

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Law

0

.0

2

.1

1

.3

3

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.0

1

.3

2

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Rehabilitation

0

.0

8

.4

1

.3

9

.3

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

Social Work

1

1.1

2

.1

0

.0

3

.1

Special Education

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Speech & Hearing

0

.0

1

.0

0

.0

1

.0

Theology/Religion

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Other

0

.0

23

1.0

7

2.1

30

1.1

Subtotal

3

3.2

69

3.1

16

4.8

88

3.3

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

1

1.1

41

1.8

9

2.7

51

1.9

Core science

4

4.3

45

2.0

4

1.2

53

2.0

Neither

75

79.8

2,093

92.5

318

95.5

2,486

92.5

Not specified

14

14.9

83

3.7

2

.6

99

3.7

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 29 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

94

100.0

2,262

100.0

333

100.0

2,689

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

22

23.4

957

42.3

186

55.9

1,165

43.3

Working part time

10

10.6

295

13.0

47

14.1

352

13.1

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

5

.2

1

.3

6

.2

Not working and seeking work

2

2.1

2

.1

0

.0

4

.1

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

5

.2

2

.6

7

.3

Retired and not working

7

7.4

67

3.0

23

6.9

97

3.6

Retired and still working

2

2.1

37

1.6

15

4.5

54

2.0

Employed; status not known

2

2.1

19

.8

1

.3

22

.8

Not specified

49

52.1

875

38.7

58

17.4

982

36.5

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

57

60.6

2,058

91.0

312

93.7

2,427

90.3

Not licensed/unknown

37

39.4

204

9.0

21

6.3

262

9.7

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

9.1

102

10.7

77

41.4

181

15.5

Four-year colleges

0

.0

8

.8

4

2.2

12

1.0

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

30

3.1

10

5.4

40

3.4

Other academic settings

1

4.5

27

2.8

11

5.9

39

3.3

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

15

1.6

2

1.1

17

1.5

Independent practice

16

72.7

553

57.8

51

27.4

620

53.2

Hospital

1

4.5

54

5.6

11

5.9

66

5.7

Clinic

0

.0

36

3.8

1

.5

37

3.2

Other human service

1

4.5

72

7.5

8

4.3

81

7.0

Business & industry

0

.0

5

.5

1

.5

6

.5

Government

0

.0

17

1.8

5

2.7

22

1.9

Other

1

4.5

28

2.9

5

2.7

34

2.9

Not specified

0

.0

10

1.0

0

.0

10

.9

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

4.5

183

19.1

99

53.2

283

24.3

Education

7

31.8

351

36.7

115

61.8

473

40.6

Health/mental health services

17

77.3

803

83.9

123

66.1

943

80.9

Educational services

6

27.3

246

25.7

35

18.8

287

24.6

Other applied psychology

3

13.6

196

20.5

33

17.7

232

19.9

Management/administration

8

36.4

324

33.9

76

40.9

408

35.0

Other activities

7

31.8

182

19.0

34

18.3

223

19.1

Not specified

6

27.3

117

12.2

34

18.3

157

13.5

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

25

2.6

22

11.8

47

4.0

Education

1

4.5

89

9.3

50

26.9

140

12.0

Mental Health Services

14

63.6

632

66.0

57

30.6

703

60.3

Educational Services

0

.0

13

1.4

2

1.1

15

1.3

Applied Psychology

0

.0

13

1.4

3

1.6

16

1.4

Management/administration

2

9.1

65

6.8

20

10.8

87

7.5

Other activities

0

.0

5

.5

1

.5

6

.5

Not specified

5

22.7

115

12.0

31

16.7

151

13.0

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 29 Members by Membership Status, 2009

29

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

3

3.2

77

3.4

32

9.6

112

4.2

2. Teaching of Psychology

2

2.1

28

1.2

14

4.2

44

1.6

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

2

.1

7

2.1

9

.3

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

1.1

21

.9

15

4.5

37

1.4

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

5

.2

3

.9

8

.3

7. Developmental Psychology

1

1.1

17

.8

7

2.1

25

.9

8. Personality & Social

8

8.5

75

3.3

27

8.1

110

4.1

9. SPSSI

3

3.2

43

1.9

31

9.3

77

2.9

10. Psychology & the Arts

2

2.1

27

1.2

11

3.3

40

1.5

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

482

21.3

201

60.4

683

25.4

13. Consulting Psychology

1

1.1

42

1.9

28

8.4

71

2.6

14. SIOP

1

1.1

15

.7

6

1.8

22

.8

15. Educational Psychology

3

3.2

19

.8

9

2.7

31

1.2

16. School Psychology

4

4.3

47

2.1

17

5.1

68

2.5

17. Counseling Psychology

7

7.4

162

7.2

60

18.0

229

8.5

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

1.1

38

1.7

18

5.4

57

2.1

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

5

.2

5

1.5

10

.4

20. Adult Development & Aging

1

1.1

45

2.0

13

3.9

59

2.2

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

1

.0

3

.9

4

.1

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

3

3.2

38

1.7

14

4.2

55

2.0

23. Consumer Psychology

1

1.1

3

.1

3

.9

7

.3

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

41

1.8

14

4.2

55

2.0

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

11

.5

5

1.5

16

.6

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

18

.8

15

4.5

33

1.2

27. Community Psychology

1

1.1

32

1.4

21

6.3

54

2.0

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

1.1

30

1.3

9

2.7

40

1.5

29. Psychotherapy

94

100.0

2,262

100.0

333

100.0

2,689

100.0

30. Psychological Hypnosis

5

5.3

138

6.1

19

5.7

162

6.0

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

56

2.5

64

19.2

120

4.5

32. Humanistic Psychology

9

9.6

80

3.5

25

7.5

114

4.2

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

1

1.1

14

.6

4

1.2

19

.7

34. Population & Environmental

1

1.1

10

.4

6

1.8

17

.6

35. Psychology of Women

4

4.3

138

6.1

56

16.8

198

7.4

36. Psychology of Religion

2

2.1

89

3.9

17

5.1

108

4.0

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

5

5.3

51

2.3

21

6.3

77

2.9

38. Health Psychology

1

1.1

108

4.8

38

11.4

147

5.5

39. Psychoanalysis

5

5.3

278

12.3

58

17.4

341

12.7

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

3

3.2

121

5.3

17

5.1

141

5.2

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

101

4.5

29

8.7

130

4.8

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

819

36.2

133

39.9

952

35.4

43. Family Psychology

7

7.4

162

7.2

69

20.7

238

8.9

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

1

1.1

50

2.2

20

6.0

71

2.6

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

1

1.1

37

1.6

33

9.9

71

2.6

46. Media Psychology

2

2.1

48

2.1

34

10.2

84

3.1

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

2

2.1

48

2.1

13

3.9

63

2.3

48. Peace Psychology

2

2.1

33

1.5

10

3.0

45

1.7

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

6

6.4

107

4.7

38

11.4

151

5.6

50. Addictions

2

2.1

89

3.9

22

6.6

113

4.2

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

35

1.5

32

9.6

67

2.5

52. International

1

1.1

49

2.2

58

17.4

108

4.0

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

3

3.2

74

3.3

14

4.2

91

3.4

54. Pediatric Psychology

2

2.1

26

1.1

8

2.4

36

1.3

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

63

2.8

34

10.2

97

3.6

56. Trauma Psychology

2

2.1

74

3.3

42

12.6

118

4.4

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

36

38.3

507

22.4

7

2.1

550

20.5

Two

32

34.0

653

28.9

49

14.7

734

27.3

Three

9

9.6

497

22.0

54

16.2

560

20.8

Four or more

17

18.1

605

26.7

223

67.0

845

31.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

54

57.4

1,709

75.6

245

73.6

2,008

74.7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

123

5.4

106

31.8

229

8.5

Counseling

0

.0

15

.7

10

3.0

25

.9

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.0

School

0

.0

4

.2

3

.9

7

.3

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.1

1

.3

3

.1

Forensic

0

.0

4

.2

9

2.7

13

.5

Family psychology

0

.0

9

.4

25

7.5

34

1.3

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

8

.4

6

1.8

14

.5

Clinical health

0

.0

2

.1

7

2.1

9

.3

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

12

.5

7

2.1

19

.7

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

1

.0

2

.6

3

.1

Group psychology

0

.0

7

.3

5

1.5

12

.4

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

1

.0

2

.6

3

.1

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

5

.2

5

1.5

10

.4

Experimental hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

2

.6

2

.1

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

33

35.1

1,418

62.7

141

42.3

1,592

59.2

Total

94

100.0

2,262

100.0

333

100.0

2,689

100.0

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