Division 55: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 55 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

8

100.0

552

100.0

82

100.0

642

100.0

Gender

Men

4

50.0

350

63.4

59

72.0

413

64.3

Women

4

50.0

202

36.6

23

28.0

229

35.7

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

3

.5

2

2.4

5

.8

Asian

2

25.0

4

.7

1

1.2

7

1.1

Hispanic

1

12.5

16

2.9

4

4.9

21

3.3

Black

0

.0

8

1.4

2

2.4

10

1.6

White

4

50.0

450

81.5

72

87.8

526

81.9

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

4

.7

1

1.2

5

.8

Not specified

1

12.5

67

12.1

0

.0

68

10.6

Age

30 - 34

3

37.5

6

1.1

0

.0

9

1.4

35 - 39

0

.0

13

2.4

0

.0

13

2.0

40 - 44

0

.0

26

4.7

0

.0

26

4.0

45 - 49

0

.0

41

7.4

1

1.2

42

6.5

50 - 54

1

12.5

36

6.5

4

4.9

41

6.4

55 - 59

0

.0

86

15.6

14

17.1

100

15.6

60 - 64

1

12.5

118

21.4

21

25.6

140

21.8

65 - 69

1

12.5

127

23.0

13

15.9

141

22.0

70 or older

1

12.5

76

13.8

28

34.1

105

16.4

Not specified

1

12.5

23

4.2

1

1.2

25

3.9

Mean

49.7

60.7

67.1

61.4

SD

18.2

10.6

10.5

11.0

Region

New England

0

.0

36

6.5

1

1.2

37

5.8

Middle Atlantic

1

12.5

62

11.2

13

15.9

76

11.8

East North Central

1

12.5

65

11.8

6

7.3

72

11.2

West North Central

0

.0

29

5.3

2

2.4

31

4.8

South Atlantic

0

.0

92

16.7

24

29.3

116

18.1

East South Central

0

.0

34

6.2

1

1.2

35

5.5

West South Central

0

.0

64

11.6

12

14.6

76

11.8

Mountain

0

.0

59

10.7

10

12.2

69

10.7

Pacific

4

50.0

96

17.4

12

14.6

112

17.4

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

1

12.5

3

.5

0

.0

4

.6

Canada

0

.0

7

1.3

1

1.2

8

1.2

Other

1

12.5

5

.9

0

.0

6

.9

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 55 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

8

100.0

552

100.0

82

100.0

642

100.0

Highest degree

PhD

3

37.5

429

77.7

73

89.0

505

78.7

EdD

1

12.5

20

3.6

6

7.3

27

4.2

PsyD

0

.0

88

15.9

3

3.7

91

14.2

MD

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

12

2.2

0

.0

12

1.9

Masters

3

37.5

1

.2

0

.0

4

.6

Certificate/diploma

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Not specified

1

12.5

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Years since degree

Less than 5

0

.0

11

2.0

0

.0

11

1.7

5 – 9

3

37.5

32

5.8

0

.0

35

5.5

10 – 14

0

.0

43

7.8

0

.0

43

6.7

15 – 19

0

.0

60

10.9

3

3.7

63

9.8

20 – 24

1

12.5

77

13.9

9

11.0

87

13.6

25 or more

3

37.5

317

57.4

70

85.4

390

60.7

Not specified

1

12.5

12

2.2

0

.0

13

2.0

Mean

20.1

26.8

35.9

27.9

SD

13.7

11.2

11.0

11.6

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 55 Members by Membership Status, 2012

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

Total

8

100.0

552

100.0

82

100.0

642

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

8

1.4

0

.0

8

1.2

Clinical

6

75.0

355

64.3

54

65.9

415

64.6

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

19

3.4

4

4.9

23

3.6

Counseling psychology

1

12.5

34

6.2

4

4.9

39

6.1

Family

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

Forensic

1

12.5

11

2.0

0

.0

12

1.9

Geropsychology

0

.0

5

.9

1

1.2

6

.9

Health

0

.0

15

2.7

5

6.1

20

3.1

School

0

.0

16

2.9

2

2.4

18

2.8

Subtotal

8

100.0

463

83.9

71

86.6

542

84.4

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Community

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Developmental

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Educational

0

.0

4

.7

0

.0

4

.6

Experimental

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.5

Neurosciences

0

.0

3

.5

1

1.2

4

.6

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

8

1.4

0

.0

8

1.2

Subtotal

0

.0

24

4.3

1

1.2

25

3.9

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

2

.4

1

1.2

3

.5

Counseling

0

.0

7

1.3

0

.0

7

1.1

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Education, Teaching

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Law

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.2

1

.2

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.2

Other

0

.0

11

2.0

6

7.3

17

2.6

Subtotal

0

.0

26

4.7

8

9.8

34

5.3

Science designation

General science

0

.0

25

4.5

7

8.5

32

5.0

Core science

0

.0

24

4.3

1

1.2

25

3.9

Neither

8

100.0

464

84.1

72

87.8

544

84.7

Not specified

0

.0

39

7.1

2

2.4

41

6.4

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 55 Members by Membership Status, 2012

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

8

100.0

552

100.0

82

100.0

642

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

3

37.5

288

52.2

50

61.0

341

53.1

Working part time

1

12.5

39

7.1

6

7.3

46

7.2

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.5

Retired and not working

0

.0

8

1.4

8

9.8

16

2.5

Retired and still working

0

.0

6

1.1

3

3.7

9

1.4

Employed; status not known

0

.0

2

.4

0

.0

2

.3

Not specified

4

50.0

204

37.0

15

18.3

223

34.7

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

6

75.0

501

90.8

77

93.9

584

91.0

Not licensed/unknown

2

25.0

51

9.2

5

6.1

58

9.0

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

22

7.6

7

14.0

29

8.5

Four-year colleges

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.6

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

5

1.7

2

4.0

7

2.1

Other academic settings

0

.0

7

2.4

3

6.0

10

2.9

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

7

2.4

0

.0

7

2.1

Independent practice

1

33.3

148

51.4

24

48.0

173

50.7

Hospital

0

.0

29

10.1

5

10.0

34

10.0

Clinic

0

.0

11

3.8

1

2.0

12

3.5

Other human service

0

.0

24

8.3

2

4.0

26

7.6

Business & industry

1

33.3

1

.3

0

.0

2

.6

Government

1

33.3

16

5.6

1

2.0

18

5.3

Other

0

.0

14

4.9

5

10.0

19

5.6

Not specified

0

.0

2

.7

0

.0

2

.6

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

33.3

65

22.6

16

32.0

82

24.0

Education

1

33.3

89

30.9

20

40.0

110

32.3

Health/mental health services

3

100.0

248

86.1

40

80.0

291

85.3

Educational services

2

66.7

101

35.1

13

26.0

116

34.0

Other applied psychology

1

33.3

69

24.0

15

30.0

85

24.9

Management/administration

0

.0

130

45.1

26

52.0

156

45.7

Other employment activities

0

.0

67

23.3

17

34.0

84

24.6

Not specified

0

.0

25

8.7

3

6.0

28

8.2

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

4

1.4

1

2.0

5

1.5

Education

0

.0

18

6.3

5

10.0

23

6.7

Mental Health Services

2

66.7

203

70.5

28

56.0

233

68.3

Educational Services

0

.0

7

2.4

1

2.0

8

2.3

Applied Psychology

0

.0

5

1.7

1

2.0

6

1.8

Management/administration

0

.0

20

6.9

11

22.0

31

9.1

Other activities

0

.0

1

.3

0

.0

1

.3

Not specified

1

33.3

30

10.4

3

6.0

34

10.0

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