Division 20: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 20 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

30

100.0

774

100.0

252

100.0

1,056

100.0

Gender

Men

8

26.7

341

44.1

154

61.1

503

47.6

Women

22

73.3

431

55.7

98

38.9

551

52.2

Not specified

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Asian

1

3.3

22

2.8

5

2.0

28

2.7

Hispanic

0

.0

19

2.5

2

.8

21

2.0

Black

1

3.3

13

1.7

2

.8

16

1.5

White

23

76.7

625

80.7

237

94.0

885

83.8

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Not specified

5

16.7

93

12.0

5

2.0

103

9.8

Age

Under 30

2

6.7

1

.1

0

.0

3

.3

30 - 34

1

3.3

31

4.0

0

.0

32

3.0

35 - 39

0

.0

53

6.8

4

1.6

57

5.4

40 - 44

1

3.3

59

7.6

9

3.6

69

6.5

45 - 49

2

6.7

72

9.3

9

3.6

83

7.9

50 - 54

2

6.7

69

8.9

19

7.5

90

8.5

55 - 59

1

3.3

105

13.6

41

16.3

147

13.9

60 - 64

6

20.0

110

14.2

48

19.0

164

15.5

65 - 69

2

6.7

76

9.8

36

14.3

114

10.8

70 or older

12

40.0

154

19.9

77

30.6

243

23.0

Not specified

1

3.3

44

5.7

9

3.6

54

5.1

Mean

63.7

 

58.5

 

65.6

 

60.4

 

SD

17.2

 

15.0

 

13.1

 

14.9

 

Region

New England

3

10.0

53

6.8

20

7.9

76

7.2

Middle Atlantic

6

20.0

143

18.5

42

16.7

191

18.1

East North Central

7

23.3

112

14.5

40

15.9

159

15.1

West North Central

1

3.3

42

5.4

10

4.0

53

5.0

South Atlantic

2

6.7

129

16.7

67

26.6

198

18.8

East South Central

0

.0

33

4.3

5

2.0

38

3.6

West South Central

3

10.0

43

5.6

9

3.6

55

5.2

Mountain

0

.0

40

5.2

11

4.4

51

4.8

Pacific

6

20.0

140

18.1

33

13.1

179

17.0

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Canada

1

3.3

17

2.2

10

4.0

28

2.7

Other

1

3.3

21

2.7

5

2.0

27

2.6

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 20 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

30

100.0

774

100.0

252

100.0

1,056

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

9

30.0

673

87.0

241

95.6

923

87.4

Ed.D.

2

6.7

34

4.4

5

2.0

41

3.9

Psy.D.

0

.0

41

5.3

1

.4

42

4.0

M.D.

0

.0

0

.0

2

.8

2

.2

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

14

1.8

2

.8

16

1.5

Masters

16

53.3

6

.8

1

.4

23

2.2

Baccalaureate/Associate

1

3.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Not specified

2

6.7

6

.8

0

.0

8

.8

Years since degree

Less than 5

2

6.7

35

4.5

0

.0

37

3.5

5 – 9

3

10.0

87

11.2

2

.8

92

8.7

10 – 14

0

.0

88

11.4

11

4.4

99

9.4

15 – 19

8

26.7

111

14.3

9

3.6

128

12.1

20 – 24

2

6.7

95

12.3

16

6.3

113

10.7

25 or more

13

43.3

338

43.7

212

84.1

563

53.3

Not specified

2

6.7

20

2.6

2

.8

24

2.3

Mean

27.1

 

24.4

 

36.4

 

27.4

 

SD

17.5

 

14.1

 

13.1

 

14.8

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 20 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

30

100.0

774

100.0

252

100.0

1,056

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

3.3

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

Clinical

7

23.3

287

37.1

52

20.6

346

32.8

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

19

2.5

3

1.2

22

2.1

Counseling psychology

3

10.0

49

6.3

8

3.2

60

5.7

Forensic

0

.0

4

.5

0

.0

4

.4

Geropsychology

2

6.7

97

12.5

37

14.7

136

12.9

Health

0

.0

16

2.1

7

2.8

23

2.2

School

1

3.3

3

.4

0

.0

4

.4

Subtotal

14

46.7

476

61.5

107

42.5

597

56.5

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

36

4.7

20

7.9

56

5.3

Community

2

6.7

6

.8

0

.0

8

.8

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Developmental

7

23.3

81

10.5

41

16.3

129

12.2

Educational

1

3.3

11

1.4

1

.4

13

1.2

Environmental

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Experimental

0

.0

15

1.9

17

6.7

32

3.0

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

3

.4

3

1.2

6

.6

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

16

2.1

4

1.6

20

1.9

Neurosciences

0

.0

7

.9

7

2.8

14

1.3

Personality

0

.0

4

.5

6

2.4

10

.9

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

2

.3

3

1.2

5

.5

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.3

3

1.2

5

.5

Social

0

.0

17

2.2

19

7.5

36

3.4

Subtotal

10

33.3

202

26.1

126

50.0

338

32.0

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Business or Management

0

.0

2

.3

1

.4

3

.3

Counseling

1

3.3

2

.3

0

.0

3

.3

Criminology/Criminal Justice

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Education, Teaching

0

.0

4

.5

1

.4

5

.5

Engineering

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Epidemiology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

1

.4

2

.2

Nursing

0

.0

1

.1

1

.4

2

.2

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Public Admin

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Rehabilitation

0

.0

3

.4

1

.4

4

.4

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

1

.1

1

.4

2

.2

Social Work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Sociology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.4

2

.2

Special Education

1

3.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Speech & Hearing

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Theology/Religion

1

3.3

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Other

0

.0

15

1.9

7

2.8

22

2.1

Subtotal

3

10.0

38

4.9

16

6.3

57

5.4

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

4

13.3

140

18.1

49

19.4

193

18.3

Core science

8

26.7

183

23.6

126

50.0

317

30.0

Neither

15

50.0

393

50.8

74

29.4

482

45.6

Not specified

3

10.0

58

7.5

3

1.2

64

6.1

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 20 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

30

100.0

774

100.0

252

100.0

1,056

100.0

Employment status

 

Working full time

12

40.0

372

48.1

147

58.3

531

50.3

Working part time

5

16.7

59

7.6

8

3.2

72

6.8

Postdoctoral study

1

3.3

8

1.0

0

.0

9

.9

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

5

.6

0

.0

5

.5

Retired and not working

2

6.7

37

4.8

24

9.5

63

6.0

Retired and still working

0

.0

9

1.2

13

5.2

22

2.1

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Employed; status not known

0

.0

4

.5

1

.4

5

.5

Not specified

10

33.3

279

36.0

58

23.0

347

32.9

 

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

12

40.0

440

56.8

99

39.3

551

52.2

Not licensed/unknown

18

60.0

334

43.2

153

60.7

505

47.8

 

Primary work setting(full-time-employed only)

University settings

1

8.3

144

38.7

89

60.5

234

44.1

Four-year colleges

0

.0

20

5.4

6

4.1

26

4.9

Medical school/ Academic medical center

2

16.7

23

6.2

17

11.6

42

7.9

Other academic settings

1

8.3

6

1.6

1

.7

8

1.5

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Independent practice

2

16.7

67

18.0

11

7.5

80

15.1

Hospital

1

8.3

44

11.8

4

2.7

49

9.2

Clinic

0

.0

5

1.3

0

.0

5

.9

Other human service

2

16.7

31

8.3

1

.7

34

6.4

Business & industry

0

.0

4

1.1

0

.0

4

.8

Government

2

16.7

9

2.4

11

7.5

22

4.1

Other

0

.0

14

3.8

6

4.1

20

3.8

Not specified

1

8.3

3

.8

1

.7

5

.9

 

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

4

33.3

193

51.9

114

77.6

311

58.6

Education

5

41.7

201

54.0

104

70.7

310

58.4

Health/mental health services

7

58.3

165

44.4

32

21.8

204

38.4

Educational services

6

50.0

69

18.5

16

10.9

91

17.1

Other applied psychology

3

25.0

65

17.5

15

10.2

83

15.6

Management/administration

2

16.7

146

39.2

86

58.5

234

44.1

Other activities

3

25.0

82

22.0

31

21.1

116

21.8

Not specified

3

25.0

66

17.7

21

14.3

90

16.9

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

2

16.7

85

22.8

69

46.9

156

29.4

Education

1

8.3

75

20.2

23

15.6

99

18.6

Mental Health Services

4

33.3

111

29.8

10

6.8

125

23.5

Educational Services

0

.0

3

.8

0

.0

3

.6

Applied Psychology

0

.0

8

2.2

2

1.4

10

1.9

Management/administration

1

8.3

26

7.0

24

16.3

51

9.6

Other activities

1

8.3

5

1.3

0

.0

6

1.1

Not specified

3

25.0

59

15.9

19

12.9

81

15.3

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 20 Members by Membership Status, 2009

20

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

4

13.3

34

4.4

42

16.7

80

7.6

2. Teaching of Psychology

1

3.3

53

6.8

21

8.3

75

7.1

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

21

2.7

68

27.0

89

8.4

5. Evaluation & Measurement

0

.0

18

2.3

23

9.1

41

3.9

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

8

1.0

20

7.9

28

2.7

7. Developmental Psychology

1

3.3

42

5.4

30

11.9

73

6.9

8. Personality & Social

1

3.3

53

6.8

37

14.7

91

8.6

9. SPSSI

2

6.7

33

4.3

34

13.5

69

6.5

10. Psychology & the Arts

3

10.0

17

2.2

16

6.3

36

3.4

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

97

12.5

60

23.8

157

14.9

13. Consulting Psychology

1

3.3

16

2.1

9

3.6

26

2.5

14. SIOP

1

3.3

21

2.7

12

4.8

34

3.2

15. Educational Psychology

1

3.3

26

3.4

19

7.5

46

4.4

16. School Psychology

1

3.3

9

1.2

5

2.0

15

1.4

17. Counseling Psychology

1

3.3

27

3.5

14

5.6

42

4.0

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

14

1.8

12

4.8

26

2.5

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

6

.8

7

2.8

13

1.2

20. Adult Development & Aging

30

100.0

774

100.0

252

100.0

1,056

100.0

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

9

1.2

15

6.0

24

2.3

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

40

5.2

12

4.8

52

4.9

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

6

.8

5

2.0

11

1.0

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

16

2.1

9

3.6

25

2.4

25. Behavior Analysis

0

.0

7

.9

11

4.4

18

1.7

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

14

1.8

24

9.5

38

3.6

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

14

1.8

12

4.8

26

2.5

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

0

.0

8

1.0

13

5.2

21

2.0

29. Psychotherapy

1

3.3

45

5.8

13

5.2

59

5.6

30. Psychological Hypnosis

1

3.3

15

1.9

4

1.6

20

1.9

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

7

.9

16

6.3

23

2.2

32. Humanistic Psychology

2

6.7

10

1.3

6

2.4

18

1.7

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

1

3.3

9

1.2

6

2.4

16

1.5

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

8

1.0

13

5.2

21

2.0

35. Psychology of Women

1

3.3

54

7.0

29

11.5

84

8.0

36. Psychology of Religion

2

6.7

26

3.4

8

3.2

36

3.4

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

3

10.0

11

1.4

7

2.8

21

2.0

38. Health Psychology

1

3.3

89

11.5

45

17.9

135

12.8

39. Psychoanalysis

2

6.7

29

3.7

7

2.8

38

3.6

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

2

6.7

132

17.1

28

11.1

162

15.3

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

23

3.0

7

2.8

30

2.8

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

70

9.0

17

6.7

87

8.2

43. Family Psychology

2

6.7

22

2.8

9

3.6

33

3.1

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

1

3.3

13

1.7

8

3.2

22

2.1

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

0

.0

11

1.4

12

4.8

23

2.2

46. Media Psychology

1

3.3

9

1.2

11

4.4

21

2.0

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

15

1.9

7

2.8

22

2.1

48. Peace Psychology

0

.0

12

1.6

9

3.6

21

2.0

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

1

3.3

14

1.8

10

4.0

25

2.4

50. Addictions

0

.0

12

1.6

5

2.0

17

1.6

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

8

1.0

8

3.2

16

1.5

52. International

0

.0

18

2.3

19

7.5

37

3.5

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

9

1.2

4

1.6

13

1.2

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

4

.5

8

3.2

12

1.1

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

13

1.7

7

2.8

20

1.9

56. Trauma Psychology

1

3.3

9

1.2

11

4.4

21

2.0

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

17

56.7

213

27.5

31

12.3

261

24.7

Two

5

16.7

264

34.1

57

22.6

326

30.9

Three

2

6.7

137

17.7

53

21.0

192

18.2

Four or more

6

20.0

160

20.7

111

44.0

277

26.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

13

43.3

319

41.2

63

25.0

395

37.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

11

1.4

12

4.8

23

2.2

Counseling

0

.0

2

.3

3

1.2

5

.5

Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.8

2

.2

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

12

1.6

2

.8

14

1.3

Forensic

0

.0

2

.3

1

.4

3

.3

Family psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

1

.1

3

1.2

4

.4

Clinical health

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

3

.4

2

.8

5

.5

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Group psychology

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

2

.3

4

1.6

6

.6

ABPH Clinical hypnosis

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

5

16.7

271

35.0

40

15.9

316

29.9

Total

30

100.0

774

100.0

252

100.0

1,056

100.0

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