Division 35: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 35 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

45

100.0

1,548

100.0

415

100.0

2,008

100.0

Gender

Men

0

.0

40

2.6

27

6.5

67

3.3

Women

45

100.0

1,507

97.4

388

93.5

1,940

96.6

Not specified

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

5

.3

1

.2

6

.3

Asian

2

4.4

36

2.3

14

3.4

52

2.6

Hispanic

1

2.2

29

1.9

16

3.9

46

2.3

Black

2

4.4

69

4.5

27

6.5

98

4.9

White

30

66.7

1,225

79.1

348

83.9

1,603

79.8

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

10

.6

2

.5

12

.6

Not specified

10

22.2

173

11.2

7

1.7

190

9.5

Age

Under 30

2

4.4

5

.3

0

.0

7

.3

30 - 34

0

.0

51

3.3

0

.0

51

2.5

35 - 39

2

4.4

89

5.7

3

.7

94

4.7

40 - 44

4

8.9

111

7.2

8

1.9

123

6.1

45 - 49

0

.0

124

8.0

20

4.8

144

7.2

50 - 54

7

15.6

177

11.4

32

7.7

216

10.8

55 - 59

2

4.4

218

14.1

55

13.3

275

13.7

60 - 64

8

17.8

277

17.9

98

23.6

383

19.1

65 - 69

2

4.4

121

7.8

68

16.4

191

9.5

70 or older

11

24.4

269

17.4

113

27.2

393

19.6

Not specified

7

15.6

106

6.8

18

4.3

131

6.5

Mean

60.0

 

58.3

 

64.7

 

59.6

 

SD

16.3

 

14.1

 

11.0

 

13.8

 

Region

New England

6

13.3

183

11.8

48

11.6

237

11.8

Middle Atlantic

9

20.0

347

22.4

95

22.9

451

22.5

East North Central

6

13.3

196

12.7

56

13.5

258

12.8

West North Central

2

4.4

84

5.4

23

5.5

109

5.4

South Atlantic

3

6.7

201

13.0

58

14.0

262

13.0

East South Central

2

4.4

42

2.7

10

2.4

54

2.7

West South Central

2

4.4

86

5.6

13

3.1

101

5.0

Mountain

1

2.2

81

5.2

20

4.8

102

5.1

Pacific

10

22.2

278

18.0

77

18.6

365

18.2

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

2

4.4

3

.2

2

.5

7

.3

Canada

0

.0

36

2.3

11

2.7

47

2.3

Other

2

4.4

11

.7

2

.5

15

.7

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 35 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

45

100.0

1,548

100.0

415

100.0

2,008

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

13

28.9

1,276

82.4

397

95.7

1,686

84.0

Ed.D.

2

4.4

81

5.2

15

3.6

98

4.9

Psy.D.

0

.0

130

8.4

3

.7

133

6.6

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

1

2.2

42

2.7

0

.0

43

2.1

Master’s

25

55.6

15

1.0

0

.0

40

2.0

Not specified

4

8.9

4

.3

0

.0

8

.4

Years since degree

Less than 5

4

8.9

80

5.2

0

.0

84

4.2

5 – 9

0

.0

120

7.8

3

.7

123

6.1

10 – 14

4

8.9

170

11.0

8

1.9

182

9.1

15 – 19

8

17.8

218

14.1

22

5.3

248

12.4

20 – 24

5

11.1

222

14.3

34

8.2

261

13.0

25 or more

21

46.7

697

45.0

346

83.4

1,064

53.0

Not specified

3

6.7

41

2.6

2

.5

46

2.3

Mean

25.9

 

24.1

 

34.0

 

26.2

 

SD

13.6

 

12.8

 

10.5

 

13.0

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 35 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

45

100.0

1,548

100.0

415

100.0

2,008

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

2.2

16

1.0

1

.2

18

.9

Clinical

14

31.1

687

44.4

136

32.8

837

41.7

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Counseling psychology

12

26.7

278

18.0

63

15.2

353

17.6

Family Psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.5

2

.1

Forensic

0

.0

6

.4

2

.5

8

.4

Geropsychology

0

.0

6

.4

2

.5

8

.4

Health

2

4.4

26

1.7

13

3.1

41

2.0

School

2

4.4

15

1.0

8

1.9

25

1.2

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.1

2

.5

3

.1

Subtotal

31

68.9

1,037

67.0

229

55.2

1,297

64.6

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

10

.6

4

1.0

14

.7

Community

0

.0

13

.8

13

3.1

26

1.3

Comparative

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Developmental

1

2.2

75

4.8

31

7.5

107

5.3

Educational

0

.0

29

1.9

7

1.7

36

1.8

Environmental

0

.0

4

.3

1

.2

5

.2

Experimental

2

4.4

9

.6

6

1.4

17

.8

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

11

.7

3

.7

14

.7

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

20

1.3

10

2.4

30

1.5

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

.5

2

.1

Personality

0

.0

14

.9

8

1.9

22

1.1

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

2

.1

3

.7

5

.2

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

4

.3

2

.5

6

.3

Social

0

.0

104

6.7

54

13.0

158

7.9

Subtotal

3

6.7

297

19.2

146

35.2

446

22.2

Other fields

Anthropology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

5

.3

0

.0

5

.2

Business or Management

0

.0

3

.2

1

.2

4

.2

Cognitive science

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.0

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

2

.1

1

.2

3

.1

Counseling

2

4.4

5

.3

0

.0

7

.3

Counselor Education

0

.0

5

.3

1

.2

6

.3

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

1

.1

2

.5

3

.1

Education, Teaching

2

4.4

13

.8

2

.5

17

.8

Epidemiology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Industrial Relations

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Law

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Nursing

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.1

1

.2

2

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

2

.1

0

.0

2

.1

Public Health

0

.0

2

.1

3

.7

5

.2

Rehabilitation

0

.0

4

.3

0

.0

4

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

5

.3

4

1.0

9

.4

Social Work

0

.0

5

.3

0

.0

5

.2

Speech & Hearing

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Statistics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

Other

1

2.2

38

2.5

18

4.3

57

2.8

Subtotal

5

11.1

102

6.6

37

8.9

144

7.2

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

4

8.9

83

5.4

40

9.6

127

6.3

Core science

3

6.7

273

17.6

130

31.3

406

20.2

Neither

32

71.1

1,080

69.8

242

58.3

1,354

67.4

Not specified

6

13.3

112

7.2

3

.7

121

6.0

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 35 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

45

100.0

1,548

100.0

415

100.0

2,008

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

8

17.8

673

43.5

253

61.0

934

46.5

Working part time

5

11.1

173

11.2

26

6.3

204

10.2

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

13

.8

0

.0

13

.6

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

5

.3

1

.2

6

.3

Not working and not seeking work

1

2.2

6

.4

3

.7

10

.5

Retired and not working

4

8.9

62

4.0

44

10.6

110

5.5

Retired and still working

2

4.4

19

1.2

19

4.6

40

2.0

Employed; status not known

0

.0

13

.8

0

.0

13

.6

Not specified

25

55.6

584

37.7

69

16.6

678

33.8

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

16

35.6

993

64.1

237

57.1

1,246

62.1

Not licensed/unknown

29

64.4

555

35.9

178

42.9

762

37.9

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

25.0

234

34.8

167

66.0

403

43.1

Four-year colleges

0

.0

52

7.7

15

5.9

67

7.2

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

27

4.0

9

3.6

36

3.9

Other academic settings

1

12.5

31

4.6

10

4.0

42

4.5

Schools & other educational settings

1

12.5

13

1.9

0

.0

14

1.5

Independent practice

3

37.5

177

26.3

22

8.7

202

21.6

Hospital

0

.0

24

3.6

6

2.4

30

3.2

Clinic

0

.0

13

1.9

0

.0

13

1.4

Other human service

0

.0

57

8.5

6

2.4

63

6.7

Business & industry

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.3

Government

1

12.5

15

2.2

2

.8

18

1.9

Other

0

.0

24

3.6

16

6.3

40

4.3

Not specified

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.3

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

5

62.5

322

47.8

178

70.4

505

54.1

Education

5

62.5

398

59.1

193

76.3

596

63.8

Health/mental health services

4

50.0

366

54.4

72

28.5

442

47.3

Educational services

1

12.5

139

20.7

32

12.6

172

18.4

Other applied psychology

0

.0

133

19.8

47

18.6

180

19.3

Management/administration

3

37.5

284

42.2

136

53.8

423

45.3

Other activities

1

12.5

168

25.0

59

23.3

228

24.4

Not specified

2

25.0

84

12.5

31

12.3

117

12.5

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

85

12.6

75

29.6

160

17.1

Education

2

25.0

185

27.5

72

28.5

259

27.7

Mental Health Services

3

37.5

234

34.8

23

9.1

260

27.8

Educational Services

1

12.5

7

1.0

1

.4

9

1.0

Applied Psychology

0

.0

11

1.6

6

2.4

17

1.8

Management/administration

1

12.5

69

10.3

45

17.8

115

12.3

Other activities

0

.0

5

.7

4

1.6

9

1.0

Not specified

1

12.5

77

11.4

27

10.7

105

11.2

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 35 Members by Membership Status, 2009

35

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

3

6.7

41

2.6

62

14.9

106

5.3

2. Teaching of Psychology

3

6.7

109

7.0

41

9.9

153

7.6

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

8

.5

31

7.5

39

1.9

5. Evaluation & Measurement

0

.0

15

1.0

15

3.6

30

1.5

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

7

.5

13

3.1

20

1.0

7. Developmental Psychology

3

6.7

38

2.5

43

10.4

84

4.2

8. Personality & Social

4

8.9

110

7.1

84

20.2

198

9.9

9. SPSSI

2

4.4

108

7.0

119

28.7

229

11.4

10. Psychology & the Arts

4

8.9

21

1.4

8

1.9

33

1.6

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

133

8.6

78

18.8

211

10.5

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

24

1.6

14

3.4

38

1.9

14. SIOP

0

.0

24

1.6

20

4.8

44

2.2

15. Educational Psychology

1

2.2

30

1.9

23

5.5

54

2.7

16. School Psychology

3

6.7

20

1.3

17

4.1

40

2.0

17. Counseling Psychology

2

4.4

181

11.7

73

17.6

256

12.7

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

32

2.1

10

2.4

42

2.1

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

12

.8

7

1.7

19

.9

20. Adult Development & Aging

1

2.2

54

3.5

29

7.0

84

4.2

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

1

.1

3

.7

4

.2

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

19

1.2

11

2.7

30

1.5

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

4

.3

2

.5

6

.3

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

15

1.0

10

2.4

25

1.2

25. Behavior Analysis

2

4.4

7

.5

7

1.7

16

.8

26. History of Psychology

1

2.2

15

1.0

27

6.5

43

2.1

27. Community Psychology

1

2.2

36

2.3

40

9.6

77

3.8

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

2.2

12

.8

11

2.7

24

1.2

29. Psychotherapy

4

8.9

138

8.9

56

13.5

198

9.9

30. Psychological Hypnosis

0

.0

13

.8

7

1.7

20

1.0

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

22

1.4

35

8.4

57

2.8

32. Humanistic Psychology

1

2.2

29

1.9

8

1.9

38

1.9

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

5

.3

5

1.2

10

.5

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

13

.8

15

3.6

28

1.4

35. Psychology of Women

45

100.0

1,548

100.0

415

100.0

2,008

100.0

36. Psychology of Religion

1

2.2

34

2.2

14

3.4

49

2.4

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

3

6.7

26

1.7

18

4.3

47

2.3

38. Health Psychology

2

4.4

96

6.2

59

14.2

157

7.8

39. Psychoanalysis

4

8.9

98

6.3

12

2.9

114

5.7

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

0

.0

37

2.4

15

3.6

52

2.6

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

39

2.5

16

3.9

55

2.7

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

190

12.3

50

12.0

240

12.0

43. Family Psychology

2

4.4

62

4.0

30

7.2

94

4.7

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

3

6.7

135

8.7

69

16.6

207

10.3

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

3

6.7

116

7.5

92

22.2

211

10.5

46. Media Psychology

1

2.2

28

1.8

27

6.5

56

2.8

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

17

1.1

15

3.6

32

1.6

48. Peace Psychology

3

6.7

33

2.1

24

5.8

60

3.0

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

2

4.4

25

1.6

17

4.1

44

2.2

50. Addictions

0

.0

32

2.1

13

3.1

45

2.2

51. Men & Masculinity

1

2.2

38

2.5

29

7.0

68

3.4

52. International

2

4.4

41

2.6

85

20.5

128

6.4

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

2

4.4

23

1.5

13

3.1

38

1.9

54. Pediatric Psychology

1

2.2

14

.9

8

1.9

23

1.1

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

16

1.0

15

3.6

31

1.5

56. Trauma Psychology

2

4.4

86

5.6

44

10.6

132

6.6

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

18

40.0

379

24.5

14

3.4

411

20.5

Two

12

26.7

524

33.9

65

15.7

601

29.9

Three

4

8.9

327

21.1

91

21.9

422

21.0

Four or more

11

24.4

318

20.5

245

59.0

574

28.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

19

42.2

737

47.6

168

40.5

924

46.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

12

.8

23

5.5

35

1.7

Counseling

0

.0

1

.1

7

1.7

8

.4

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.5

2

.1

School

0

.0

2

.1

3

.7

5

.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.5

2

.1

Forensic

0

.0

3

.2

1

.2

4

.2

Family psychology

0

.0

1

.1

5

1.2

6

.3

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.5

2

.1

Clinical health

0

.0

2

.1

3

.7

5

.2

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

0

.0

2

.5

2

.1

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.0

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.0

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

9

20.0

652

42.1

96

23.1

757

37.7

Total

45

100.0

1,548

100.0

415

100.0

2,008

100.0

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