Division 24: 2012

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 24 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

15

100.0

262

100.0

99

100.0

376

100.0

Gender

Men

11

73.3

202

77.1

84

84.8

297

79.0

Women

4

26.7

60

22.9

15

15.2

79

21.0

Race/ethnicity

Asian

1

6.7

5

1.9

0

.0

6

1.6

Hispanic

1

6.7

2

.8

1

1.0

4

1.1

Black

0

.0

2

.8

2

2.0

4

1.1

White

6

40.0

201

76.7

87

87.9

294

78.2

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.3

Not specified

7

46.7

52

19.8

8

8.1

67

17.8

Age

Under 30

1

6.7

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

30 - 34

1

6.7

5

1.9

0

.0

6

1.6

35 - 39

1

6.7

6

2.3

0

.0

7

1.9

40 - 44

1

6.7

13

5.0

1

1.0

15

4.0

45 - 49

1

6.7

14

5.3

3

3.0

18

4.8

50 - 54

2

13.3

19

7.3

4

4.0

25

6.6

55 - 59

3

20.0

28

10.7

7

7.1

38

10.1

60 - 64

1

6.7

37

14.1

19

19.2

57

15.2

65 - 69

1

6.7

32

12.2

9

9.1

42

11.2

70 or older

3

20.0

88

33.6

53

53.5

144

38.3

Not specified

0

.0

20

7.6

3

3.0

23

6.1

Mean

53.5

 

64.6

 

71.8

 

66.1

 

SD

14.4

 

14.4

 

12.6

 

14.5

 

Region

New England

1

6.7

24

9.2

15

15.2

40

10.6

Middle Atlantic

3

20.0

60

22.9

22

22.2

85

22.6

East North Central

2

13.3

31

11.8

6

6.1

39

10.4

West North Central

0

.0

13

5.0

4

4.0

17

4.5

South Atlantic

1

6.7

24

9.2

23

23.2

48

12.8

East South Central

0

.0

9

3.4

0

.0

9

2.4

West South Central

1

6.7

15

5.7

3

3.0

19

5.1

Mountain

2

13.3

16

6.1

5

5.1

23

6.1

Pacific

1

6.7

39

14.9

14

14.1

54

14.4

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

1

6.7

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

Canada

1

6.7

23

8.8

5

5.1

29

7.7

Other

2

13.3

8

3.1

2

2.0

12

3.2

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 24 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

15

100.0

262

100.0

99

100.0

376

100.0

Highest degree

               

PhD

1

6.7

235

89.7

94

94.9

330

87.8

EdD

0

.0

5

1.9

1

1.0

6

1.6

PsyD

0

.0

11

4.2

1

1.0

12

3.2

MD

0

.0

1

.4

1

1.0

2

.5

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

6

2.3

1

1.0

7

1.9

Masters

13

86.7

1

.4

1

1.0

15

4.0

Not specified

1

6.7

3

1.1

0

.0

4

1.1

Years since degree

               

Less than 5

3

20.0

15

5.7

0

.0

18

4.8

5 - 9

2

13.3

15

5.7

0

.0

17

4.5

10 - 14

1

6.7

16

6.1

2

2.0

19

5.1

15 - 19

0

.0

22

8.4

3

3.0

25

6.6

20 - 24

1

6.7

30

11.5

5

5.1

36

9.6

25 or more

7

46.7

157

59.9

88

88.9

252

67.0

Not specified

1

6.7

7

2.7

1

1.0

9

2.4

Mean

20.4

 

29.7

 

41.6

 

32.5

 

SD

14.4

 

15.6

 

13.7

 

16.1

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 24 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

15

100.0

262

100.0

99

100.0

376

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Clinical

4

26.7

109

41.6

29

29.3

142

37.8

Counseling psychology

0

.0

22

8.4

6

6.1

28

7.4

Forensic

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Health

0

.0

2

.8

2

2.0

4

1.1

Subtotal

4

26.7

135

51.5

37

37.4

176

46.8

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

5

1.9

2

2.0

7

1.9

Community

0

.0

1

.4

1

1.0

2

.5

Developmental

0

.0

6

2.3

3

3.0

9

2.4

Educational

0

.0

4

1.5

0

.0

4

1.1

Environmental

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.3

Experimental

0

.0

4

1.5

7

7.1

11

2.9

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

11

4.2

12

12.1

23

6.1

Industrial/Organizational

1

6.7

4

1.5

0

.0

5

1.3

Neurosciences

0

.0

2

.8

0

.0

2

.5

Personality

0

.0

10

3.8

4

4.0

14

3.7

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

2

.8

1

1.0

3

.8

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.8

1

1.0

3

.8

Social

0

.0

6

2.3

10

10.1

16

4.3

Subtotal

1

6.7

58

22.1

42

42.4

101

26.9

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Cognitive science

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Counseling

1

6.7

1

.4

0

.0

2

.5

Counselor Education

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Education, Teaching

2

13.3

6

2.3

0

.0

8

2.1

Industrial Relations

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Public Admin

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Rehabilitation

0

.0

2

.8

0

.0

2

.5

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.8

1

1.0

3

.8

Theology/Religion

0

.0

2

.8

1

1.0

3

.8

Other

0

.0

19

7.3

16

16.2

35

9.3

Subtotal

3

20.0

37

14.1

18

18.2

58

15.4

Science designation

                 

General science

3

20.0

14

5.3

3

3.0

20

5.3

Core science

0

.0

56

21.4

42

42.4

98

26.1

Neither

5

33.3

160

61.1

52

52.5

217

57.7

Not specified

7

46.7

32

12.2

2

2.0

41

10.9

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 24 Members by Membership Status, 2012

 

Membership Status

Total

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

15

100.0

262

100.0

99

100.0

376

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

2

13.3

82

31.3

39

39.4

123

32.7

Working part time

1

6.7

23

8.8

6

6.1

30

8.0

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

2

.8

0

.0

2

.5

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

0

.0

1

1.0

1

.3

Retired and not working

1

6.7

18

6.9

17

17.2

36

9.6

Retired and still working

0

.0

8

3.1

9

9.1

17

4.5

Employed; status not known

0

.0

1

.4

0

.0

1

.3

Not specified

11

73.3

127

48.5

27

27.3

165

43.9

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

4

26.7

144

55.0

41

41.4

189

50.3

Not licensed/unknown

11

73.3

118

45.0

58

58.6

187

49.7

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

0

.0

33

40.2

27

69.2

60

48.8

Four-year colleges

0

.0

11

13.4

4

10.3

15

12.2

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

1

1.2

0

.0

1

.8

Other academic settings

1

50.0

5

6.1

1

2.6

7

5.7

Schools & other educational settings

0

.0

0

.0

1

2.6

1

.8

Independent practice

1

50.0

18

22.0

2

5.1

21

17.1

Hospital

0

.0

6

7.3

1

2.6

7

5.7

Clinic

0

.0

1

1.2

0

.0

1

.8

Other human service

0

.0

3

3.7

0

.0

3

2.4

Government

0

.0

2

2.4

1

2.6

3

2.4

Other

0

.0

2

2.4

2

5.1

4

3.3

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

2

100.0

51

62.2

31

79.5

84

68.3

Education

2

100.0

51

62.2

31

79.5

84

68.3

Health/mental health services

2

100.0

44

53.7

13

33.3

59

48.0

Educational services

0

.0

15

18.3

5

12.8

20

16.3

Other applied psychology

0

.0

18

22.0

5

12.8

23

18.7

Management/administration

1

50.0

32

39.0

23

59.0

56

45.5

Other employment activities

1

50.0

16

19.5

11

28.2

28

22.8

Not specified

0

.0

11

13.4

4

10.3

15

12.2

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

0

.0

12

14.6

13

33.3

25

20.3

Education

1

50.0

25

30.5

13

33.3

39

31.7

Mental Health Services

1

50.0

24

29.3

2

5.1

27

22.0

Management/administration

0

.0

8

9.8

6

15.4

14

11.4

Other activities

0

.0

0

.0

1

2.6

1

.8

Not specified

0

.0

13

15.9

4

10.3

17

13.8

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