Division 46: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 46 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

19

100.0

295

100.0

97

100.0

411

100.0

Gender

Men

6

31.6

130

44.1

55

56.7

191

46.5

Women

13

68.4

165

55.9

42

43.3

220

53.5

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Asian

0

.0

2

.7

3

3.1

5

1.2

Hispanic

1

5.3

4

1.4

2

2.1

7

1.7

Black

0

.0

11

3.7

4

4.1

15

3.6

White

14

73.7

244

82.7

87

89.7

345

83.9

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Not specified

4

21.1

32

10.8

1

1.0

37

9.0

Age

30 - 34

1

5.3

4

1.4

0

.0

5

1.2

35 - 39

1

5.3

14

4.7

1

1.0

16

3.9

40 - 44

0

.0

11

3.7

1

1.0

12

2.9

45 - 49

2

10.5

18

6.1

1

1.0

21

5.1

50 - 54

5

26.3

23

7.8

4

4.1

32

7.8

55 - 59

1

5.3

49

16.6

14

14.4

64

15.6

60 - 64

2

10.5

64

21.7

15

15.5

81

19.7

65 - 69

3

15.8

38

12.9

17

17.5

58

14.1

70 or older

3

15.8

56

19.0

40

41.2

99

24.1

Not specified

1

5.3

18

6.1

4

4.1

23

5.6

Mean

58.3

 

60.6

 

68.1

 

62.3

 

SD

14.1

 

12.4

 

10.9

 

12.5

 

Region

New England

0

.0

26

8.8

4

4.1

30

7.3

Middle Atlantic

3

15.8

91

30.8

29

29.9

123

29.9

East North Central

3

15.8

29

9.8

9

9.3

41

10.0

West North Central

0

.0

11

3.7

2

2.1

13

3.2

South Atlantic

1

5.3

37

12.5

24

24.7

62

15.1

East South Central

1

5.3

5

1.7

1

1.0

7

1.7

West South Central

0

.0

9

3.1

2

2.1

11

2.7

Mountain

2

10.5

8

2.7

2

2.1

12

2.9

Pacific

6

31.6

72

24.4

20

20.6

98

23.8

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Canada

2

10.5

3

1.0

3

3.1

8

1.9

Other

1

5.3

3

1.0

1

1.0

5

1.2

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 46 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

19

100.0

295

100.0

97

100.0

411

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

7

36.8

251

85.1

87

89.7

345

83.9

Ed.D.

0

.0

14

4.7

7

7.2

21

5.1

Psy.D.

2

10.5

22

7.5

3

3.1

27

6.6

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

6

2.0

0

.0

6

1.5

Master’s

9

47.4

1

.3

0

.0

10

2.4

Not specified

1

5.3

1

.3

0

.0

2

.5

Years since degree

Less than 5

0

.0

9

3.1

0

.0

9

2.2

5 - 9

2

10.5

21

7.1

1

1.0

24

5.8

10 - 14

2

10.5

21

7.1

0

.0

23

5.6

15 – 19

2

10.5

13

4.4

2

2.1

17

4.1

20 – 24

2

10.5

41

13.9

7

7.2

50

12.2

25 or more

8

42.1

182

61.7

85

87.6

275

66.9

Not specified

3

15.8

8

2.7

2

2.1

13

3.2

Mean

25.7

 

27.9

 

37.0

 

30.0

 

SD

13.6

 

12.7

 

10.7

 

12.9

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 46 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

19

100.0

295

100.0

97

100.0

411

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

2

10.5

6

2.0

1

1.0

9

2.2

Clinical

10

52.6

173

58.6

48

49.5

231

56.2

Counseling psychology

2

10.5

18

6.1

7

7.2

27

6.6

Family Psychology

0

.0

0

.0

3

3.1

3

.7

Forensic

0

.0

3

1.0

1

1.0

4

1.0

Geropsychology

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.0

2

.5

Health

1

5.3

4

1.4

4

4.1

9

2.2

School

0

.0

3

1.0

2

2.1

5

1.2

Sport psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.2

Subtotal

15

78.9

208

70.5

68

70.1

291

70.8

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

1

5.3

3

1.0

2

2.1

6

1.5

Community

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.0

2

.5

Developmental

0

.0

10

3.4

5

5.2

15

3.6

Educational

0

.0

5

1.7

2

2.1

7

1.7

Environmental

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Experimental

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.0

2

.5

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

6

2.0

1

1.0

7

1.7

Neurosciences

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Personality

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Social

0

.0

10

3.4

6

6.2

16

3.9

Subtotal

1

5.3

42

14.2

18

18.6

61

14.8

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Business or Management

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.1

2

.5

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

6

2.0

2

2.1

8

1.9

Computer Science

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Counseling

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Education, Teaching

1

5.3

3

1.0

0

.0

4

1.0

Industrial Relations

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Information Science

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Rehabilitation

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.0

2

.5

Social Work

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Other

1

5.3

5

1.7

3

3.1

9

2.2

Subtotal

2

10.5

24

8.1

8

8.2

34

8.3

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

2

10.5

17

5.8

7

7.2

26

6.3

Core science

1

5.3

38

12.9

17

17.5

56

13.6

Neither

15

78.9

219

74.2

70

72.2

304

74.0

Not specified

1

5.3

21

7.1

3

3.1

25

6.1

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 46 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

19

100.0

295

100.0

97

100.0

411

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

5

26.3

117

39.7

53

54.6

175

42.6

Working part time

3

15.8

34

11.5

9

9.3

46

11.2

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.5

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

1

.3

1

1.0

2

.5

Retired and not working

0

.0

4

1.4

11

11.3

15

3.6

Retired and still working

0

.0

7

2.4

5

5.2

12

2.9

Employed; status not known

2

10.5

1

.3

0

.0

3

.7

Not specified

9

47.4

128

43.4

18

18.6

155

37.7

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

12

63.2

221

74.9

71

73.2

304

74.0

Not licensed/unknown

7

36.8

74

25.1

26

26.8

107

26.0

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

22

18.8

24

45.3

46

26.3

Four-year colleges

0

.0

6

5.1

2

3.8

8

4.6

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

2

1.7

4

7.5

6

3.4

Other academic settings

0

.0

3

2.6

3

5.7

6

3.4

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

3

2.6

0

.0

3

1.7

Independent practice

3

60.0

56

47.9

9

17.0

68

38.9

Hospital

0

.0

4

3.4

4

7.5

8

4.6

Clinic

0

.0

1

.9

0

.0

1

.6

Other human service

0

.0

4

3.4

1

1.9

5

2.9

Business & industry

0

.0

2

1.7

0

.0

2

1.1

Government

1

20.0

0

.0

0

.0

1

.6

Other

1

20.0

12

10.3

6

11.3

19

10.9

Not specified

0

.0

2

1.7

0

.0

2

1.1

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

39

33.3

35

66.0

74

42.3

Education

1

20.0

52

44.4

31

58.5

84

48.0

Health/mental health services

3

60.0

66

56.4

30

56.6

99

56.6

Educational services

2

40.0

33

28.2

10

18.9

45

25.7

Other applied psychology

0

.0

27

23.1

14

26.4

41

23.4

Management/administration

1

20.0

42

35.9

23

43.4

66

37.7

Other activities

0

.0

45

38.5

16

30.2

61

34.9

Not specified

2

40.0

19

16.2

6

11.3

27

15.4

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

15

12.8

8

15.1

23

13.1

Education

0

.0

15

12.8

15

28.3

30

17.1

Mental Health Services

2

40.0

50

42.7

10

18.9

62

35.4

Educational Services

1

20.0

0

.0

1

1.9

2

1.1

Applied Psychology

0

.0

5

4.3

1

1.9

6

3.4

Management/administration

0

.0

9

7.7

10

18.9

19

10.9

Other activities

0

.0

2

1.7

2

3.8

4

2.3

Not specified

2

40.0

21

17.9

6

11.3

29

16.6

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 46 Members by Membership Status, 2009

46

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

1

5.3

7

2.4

19

19.6

27

6.6

2. Teaching of Psychology

1

5.3

10

3.4

14

14.4

25

6.1

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

1

.3

9

9.3

10

2.4

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

5.3

6

2.0

7

7.2

14

3.4

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

2

.7

2

2.1

4

1.0

7. Developmental Psychology

0

.0

10

3.4

9

9.3

19

4.6

8. Personality & Social

0

.0

21

7.1

19

19.6

40

9.7

9. SPSSI

1

5.3

14

4.7

24

24.7

39

9.5

10. Psychology & the Arts

2

10.5

21

7.1

12

12.4

35

8.5

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

42

14.2

31

32.0

73

17.8

13. Consulting Psychology

1

5.3

22

7.5

16

16.5

39

9.5

14. SIOP

0

.0

6

2.0

4

4.1

10

2.4

15. Educational Psychology

1

5.3

9

3.1

15

15.5

25

6.1

16. School Psychology

0

.0

6

2.0

16

16.5

22

5.4

17. Counseling Psychology

1

5.3

10

3.4

9

9.3

20

4.9

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

4

1.4

4

4.1

8

1.9

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

3

1.0

4

4.1

7

1.7

20. Adult Development & Aging

1

5.3

9

3.1

11

11.3

21

5.1

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

3

1.0

4

4.1

7

1.7

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

1

5.3

7

2.4

5

5.2

13

3.2

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

4

1.4

6

6.2

10

2.4

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

8

2.7

6

6.2

14

3.4

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

1

.3

3

3.1

4

1.0

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

3

1.0

12

12.4

15

3.6

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

8

2.7

11

11.3

19

4.6

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

0

.0

3

1.0

3

3.1

6

1.5

29. Psychotherapy

2

10.5

48

16.3

34

35.1

84

20.4

30. Psychological Hypnosis

0

.0

22

7.5

6

6.2

28

6.8

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

12

4.1

20

20.6

32

7.8

32. Humanistic Psychology

1

5.3

14

4.7

10

10.3

25

6.1

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

1

.3

3

3.1

4

1.0

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

4

1.4

6

6.2

10

2.4

35. Psychology of Women

1

5.3

28

9.5

27

27.8

56

13.6

36. Psychology of Religion

1

5.3

14

4.7

8

8.2

23

5.6

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

1

5.3

9

3.1

15

15.5

25

6.1

38. Health Psychology

4

21.1

27

9.2

22

22.7

53

12.9

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

26

8.8

7

7.2

33

8.0

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

5.3

18

6.1

6

6.2

25

6.1

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

15

5.1

13

13.4

28

6.8

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

85

28.8

36

37.1

121

29.4

43. Family Psychology

3

15.8

23

7.8

27

27.8

53

12.9

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

6

2.0

7

7.2

13

3.2

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

0

.0

10

3.4

11

11.3

21

5.1

46. Media Psychology

19

100.0

295

100.0

97

100.0

411

100.0

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

20

6.8

11

11.3

31

7.5

48. Peace Psychology

2

10.5

8

2.7

9

9.3

19

4.6

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

0

.0

12

4.1

13

13.4

25

6.1

50. Addictions

0

.0

8

2.7

9

9.3

17

4.1

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

5

1.7

15

15.5

20

4.9

52. International

1

5.3

17

5.8

31

32.0

49

11.9

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

9

3.1

11

11.3

20

4.9

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

8

2.7

6

6.2

14

3.4

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

13

4.4

13

13.4

26

6.3

56. Trauma Psychology

1

5.3

15

5.1

23

23.7

39

9.5

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

9

47.4

72

24.4

6

6.2

87

21.2

Two

7

36.8

74

25.1

6

6.2

87

21.2

Three

0

.0

39

13.2

14

14.4

53

12.9

Four or more

3

15.8

110

37.3

71

73.2

184

44.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

7

36.8

179

60.7

58

59.8

244

59.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

13

4.4

18

18.6

31

7.5

Counseling

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.2

School

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.2

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

5

5.2

5

1.2

Family psychology

0

.0

3

1.0

5

5.2

8

1.9

Clinical health

0

.0

0

.0

2

2.1

2

.5

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

3

1.0

1

1.0

4

1.0

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.2

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

5

26.3

143

48.5

27

27.8

175

42.6

Total

19

100.0

295

100.0

97

100.0

411

100.0

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