Division 9: 2010

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 9 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

35

100.0

634

100.0

481

100.0

1,150

100.0

Gender

Men

13

37.1

329

51.9

303

63.0

645

56.1

Women

22

62.9

305

48.1

178

37.0

505

43.9

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

4

.6

0

.0

4

.3

Asian

1

2.9

15

2.4

13

2.7

29

2.5

Hispanic

1

2.9

20

3.2

11

2.3

32

2.8

Black

2

5.7

32

5.0

22

4.6

56

4.9

White

25

71.4

496

78.2

423

87.9

944

82.1

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

1

2.9

8

1.3

3

.6

12

1.0

Not specified

5

14.3

59

9.3

9

1.9

73

6.3

Age

Under 30

1

2.9

2

.3

0

.0

3

.3

30 - 34

2

5.7

6

.9

0

.0

8

.7

35 - 39

2

5.7

18

2.8

3

.6

23

2.0

40 - 44

4

11.4

31

4.9

5

1.0

40

3.5

45 - 49

0

.0

36

5.7

16

3.3

52

4.5

50 - 54

1

2.9

38

6.0

23

4.8

62

5.4

55 - 59

2

5.7

54

8.5

53

11.0

109

9.5

60 - 64

4

11.4

71

11.2

73

15.2

148

12.9

65 - 69

2

5.7

52

8.2

52

10.8

106

9.2

70 or older

16

45.7

284

44.8

239

49.7

539

46.9

Not specified

1

2.9

42

6.6

17

3.5

60

5.2

Mean

62.4

67.4

70.3

68.5

SD

17.6

15.7

12.8

14.7

Region

New England

4

11.4

69

10.9

58

12.1

131

11.4

Middle Atlantic

11

31.4

149

23.5

105

21.8

265

23.0

East North Central

4

11.4

78

12.3

70

14.6

152

13.2

West North Central

0

.0

27

4.3

19

4.0

46

4.0

South Atlantic

7

20.0

89

14.0

53

11.0

149

13.0

East South Central

1

2.9

10

1.6

5

1.0

16

1.4

West South Central

1

2.9

21

3.3

11

2.3

33

2.9

Mountain

0

.0

29

4.6

21

4.4

50

4.3

Pacific

5

14.3

124

19.6

114

23.7

243

21.1

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

3

.5

1

.2

4

.3

Canada

1

2.9

25

3.9

11

2.3

37

3.2

Other

1

2.9

10

1.6

13

2.7

24

2.1

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 9 Members, 2010

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

35

100.0

634

100.0

481

100.0

1,150

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

13

37.1

583

92.0

469

97.5

1,065

92.6

Ed.D.

1

2.9

21

3.3

8

1.7

30

2.6

Psy.D.

0

.0

5

.8

0

.0

5

.4

M.D.

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

10

1.6

2

.4

12

1.0

Masters

16

45.7

10

1.6

1

.2

27

2.3

Baccalaubreate/Associate

1

2.9

1

.2

0

.0

2

.2

Certificate/diploma

1

2.9

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

3

8.6

2

.3

1

.2

6

.5

Years since degree

Less than 5

4

11.4

13

2.1

0

.0

17

1.5

5 – 9

4

11.4

22

3.5

1

.2

27

2.3

10 – 14

4

11.4

31

4.9

6

1.2

41

3.6

15 – 19

4

11.4

58

9.1

20

4.2

82

7.1

20 – 24

1

2.9

46

7.3

28

5.8

75

6.5

25 or more

17

48.6

450

71.0

423

87.9

890

77.4

Not specified

1

2.9

14

2.2

3

.6

18

1.6

Mean

25.9

34.7

41.1

37.1

SD

17.6

14.9

13.0

14.7

Source: 2010 APA Directory.Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 9 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

Total

33

100.0

626

100.0

481

100.0

1,140

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

2.9

5

.8

0

.0

6

.5

Clinical

8

22.9

189

29.8

78

16.2

275

23.9

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling psychology

3

8.6

29

4.6

11

2.3

43

3.7

Family Psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.4

2

.2

Forensic

0

.0

2

.3

2

.4

4

.3

Geropsychology

0

.0

3

.5

6

1.2

9

.8

Health

0

.0

6

.9

10

2.1

16

1.4

School

3

8.6

4

.6

2

.4

9

.8

Subtotal

15

42.9

239

37.7

111

23.1

365

31.7

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

3

.5

6

1.2

9

.8

Community

2

5.7

14

2.2

19

4.0

35

3.0

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Developmental

2

5.7

29

4.6

35

7.3

66

5.7

Educational

0

.0

11

1.7

8

1.7

19

1.7

Engineering psychology/ Human factors

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Environmental

0

.0

5

.8

13

2.7

18

1.6

Experimental

1

2.9

3

.5

6

1.2

10

.9

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

7

1.1

8

1.7

15

1.3

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

30

4.7

16

3.3

46

4.0

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

.4

2

.2

Personality

0

.0

13

2.1

12

2.5

25

2.2

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

1

.2

1

.2

2

.2

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

0

.0

3

.6

3

.3

Social

3

8.6

167

26.3

183

38.0

353

30.7

Subtotal

8

22.9

283

44.6

315

65.5

606

52.7

Other fields

Anthropology

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

3

.5

1

.2

4

.3

Business or Management

0

.0

2

.3

1

.2

3

.3

Communications/Journalism

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

1

.1

Criminology/Criminal Justice

1

2.9

0

.0

2

.4

3

.3

Education, Teaching

3

8.6

7

1.1

3

.6

13

1.1

Epidemiology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.4

2

.2

Law

0

.0

1

.2

1

.2

2

.2

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

2

.3

4

.8

6

.5

Political Science

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.3

Public Admin

1

2.9

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Public Health

0

.0

1

.2

4

.8

5

.4

Rehabilitation

0

.0

3

.5

0

.0

3

.3

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

5

.8

6

1.2

11

1.0

Social Work

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Sociology

0

.0

2

.3

2

.4

4

.3

Special Education

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Statistics

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Theology/Religion

1

2.9

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Other

3

8.6

37

5.8

22

4.6

62

5.4

Subtotal

9

25.7

72

11.4

49

10.2

130

11.3

Science designation

General science

5

14.3

63

9.9

56

11.6

124

10.8

Core science

6

17.1

252

39.7

293

60.9

551

47.9

Neither

21

60.0

279

44.0

126

26.2

426

37.0

Not specified

3

8.6

40

6.3

6

1.2

49

4.3

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 9 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

35

100.0

634

100.0

481

100.0

1,150

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

14

40.0

245

38.6

246

51.1

505

43.9

Working part time

3

8.6

56

8.8

37

7.7

96

8.3

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

4

.6

5

1.0

9

.8

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

1

.2

1

.2

2

.2

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

6

.9

1

.2

7

.6

Retired and not working

5

14.3

81

12.8

71

14.8

157

13.7

Retired and still working

1

2.9

18

2.8

25

5.2

44

3.8

Other

0

.0

0

.0

2

.4

2

.2

Employed; status not known

0

.0

10

1.6

5

1.0

15

1.3

Not specified

12

34.3

213

33.6

88

18.3

313

27.2

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

9

25.7

280

44.2

141

29.3

430

37.4

Not licensed/unknown

26

74.3

354

55.8

340

70.7

720

62.6

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

3

21.4

122

49.8

175

71.1

300

59.4

Four-year colleges

2

14.3

24

9.8

8

3.3

34

6.7

Medical school/ Academic medical center

1

7.1

9

3.7

10

4.1

20

4.0

Other academic settings

0

.0

11

4.5

10

4.1

21

4.2

Schools & other educational settings

2

14.3

1

.4

2

.8

5

1.0

Independent practice

2

14.3

36

14.7

9

3.7

47

9.3

Hospital

0

.0

6

2.4

4

1.6

10

2.0

Clinic

0

.0

2

.8

0

.0

2

.4

Other human service

1

7.1

5

2.0

4

1.6

10

2.0

Government

3

21.4

10

4.1

5

2.0

18

3.6

Other

0

.0

15

6.1

16

6.5

31

6.1

Not specified

0

.0

4

1.6

3

1.2

7

1.4

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

5

35.7

142

58.0

186

75.6

333

65.9

Education

5

35.7

136

55.5

184

74.8

325

64.4

Health/mental health services

5

35.7

47

19.2

24

9.8

76

15.0

Educational services

4

28.6

29

11.8

25

10.2

58

11.5

Other applied psychology

2

14.3

47

19.2

45

18.3

94

18.6

Management/administration

2

14.3

89

36.3

124

50.4

215

42.6

Other employment activities

4

28.6

51

20.8

54

22.0

109

21.6

Not specified

6

42.9

75

30.6

44

17.9

125

24.8

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

7.1

50

20.4

94

38.2

145

28.7

Education

3

21.4

69

28.2

61

24.8

133

26.3

Mental Health Services

1

7.1

23

9.4

6

2.4

30

5.9

Educational Services

2

14.3

1

.4

0

.0

3

.6

Applied Psychology

0

.0

4

1.6

4

1.6

8

1.6

Management/administration

1

7.1

19

7.8

30

12.2

50

9.9

Other activities

0

.0

4

1.6

5

2.0

9

1.8

Not specified

6

42.9

75

30.6

46

18.7

127

25.1

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 9 Members, 2010

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

1

2.9

20

3.2

88

18.3

109

9.5

2. Teaching of Psychology

5

14.3

52

8.2

59

12.3

116

10.1

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

4

.6

37

7.7

41

3.6

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

2.9

14

2.2

23

4.8

38

3.3

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

2

.3

13

2.7

15

1.3

7. Developmental Psychology

1

2.9

25

3.9

55

11.4

81

7.0

8. Personality & Social

9

25.7

192

30.3

252

52.4

453

39.4

9. SPSSI

35

100.0

634

100.0

481

100.0

1,150

100.0

10. Psychology & the Arts

1

2.9

15

2.4

14

2.9

30

2.6

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

43

6.8

70

14.6

113

9.8

13. Consulting Psychology

1

2.9

19

3.0

16

3.3

36

3.1

14. SIOP

1

2.9

33

5.2

38

7.9

72

6.3

15. Educational Psychology

3

8.6

25

3.9

40

8.3

68

5.9

16. School Psychology

4

11.4

6

.9

13

2.7

23

2.0

17. Counseling Psychology

3

8.6

26

4.1

21

4.4

50

4.3

18. Psychologists in Public Service

2

5.7

12

1.9

9

1.9

23

2.0

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

4

.6

6

1.2

10

.9

20. Adult Development & Aging

2

5.7

32

5.0

35

7.3

69

6.0

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

3

.5

7

1.5

10

.9

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

2

5.7

9

1.4

6

1.2

17

1.5

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

6

.9

11

2.3

17

1.5

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

15

2.4

23

4.8

38

3.3

25. Behavior Analysis

1

2.9

6

.9

7

1.5

14

1.2

26. History of Psychology

1

2.9

13

2.1

51

10.6

65

5.7

27. Community Psychology

4

11.4

46

7.3

62

12.9

112

9.7

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

2.9

9

1.4

8

1.7

18

1.6

29. Psychotherapy

3

8.6

40

6.3

31

6.4

74

6.4

30. Psychological Hypnosis

1

2.9

16

2.5

6

1.2

23

2.0

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

8

1.3

16

3.3

24

2.1

32. Humanistic Psychology

2

5.7

15

2.4

12

2.5

29

2.5

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

1

2.9

4

.6

6

1.2

11

1.0

34. Environmental, Population, and Conservation Psychology

2

5.7

24

3.8

47

9.8

73

6.3

35. Psychology of Women

2

5.7

100

15.8

120

24.9

222

19.3

36. Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

3

8.6

20

3.2

15

3.1

38

3.3

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

3

8.6

11

1.7

23

4.8

37

3.2

38. Health Psychology

0

.0

44

6.9

48

10.0

92

8.0

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

31

4.9

11

2.3

42

3.7

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

0

.0

15

2.4

7

1.5

22

1.9

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

33

5.2

36

7.5

69

6.0

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

44

6.9

21

4.4

65

5.7

43. Family Psychology

2

5.7

26

4.1

23

4.8

51

4.4

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

27

4.3

42

8.7

69

6.0

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

5

14.3

49

7.7

63

13.1

117

10.2

46. Media Psychology

1

2.9

15

2.4

22

4.6

38

3.3

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

8

1.3

7

1.5

15

1.3

48. Peace Psychology

1

2.9

49

7.7

64

13.3

114

9.9

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

1

2.9

17

2.7

17

3.5

35

3.0

50. Addiction Psychology

0

.0

6

.9

12

2.5

18

1.6

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

9

1.4

18

3.7

27

2.3

52. International

1

2.9

28

4.4

73

15.2

102

8.9

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

1

2.9

10

1.6

8

1.7

19

1.7

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

6

.9

4

.8

10

.9

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

5

.8

5

1.0

10

.9

56. Trauma Psychology

2

5.7

19

3.0

31

6.4

52

4.5

Number of divisions

One

12

34.3

128

20.2

17

3.5

157

13.7

Two

5

14.3

177

27.9

88

18.3

270

23.5

Three

8

22.9

152

24.0

96

20.0

256

22.3

Four or more

10

28.6

177

27.9

280

58.2

467

40.6

Number belonging to state associations

11

31.4

201

31.7

105

21.8

317

27.6

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

19

3.0

26

5.4

45

3.9

Counseling

0

.0

1

.2

2

.4

3

.3

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

3

.5

2

.4

5

.4

School

0

.0

1

.2

2

.4

3

.3

Forensic

0

.0

5

.8

4

.8

9

.8

Family psychology

0

.0

3

.5

3

.6

6

.5

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

3

.5

3

.6

6

.5

Group psychology

0

.0

1

.2

0

.0

1

.1

Paid the 2010 practice assessment

0

.0

59

9.3

25

5.2

84

7.3

Total

35

100.0

634

100.0

481

100.0

1,150

100.0

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.