Division 45: 2009

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 45 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

26

100.0

777

100.0

229

100.0

1,032

100.0

Gender

Men

11

42.3

287

36.9

109

47.6

407

39.4

Women

15

57.7

490

63.1

120

52.4

625

60.6

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

16

2.1

3

1.3

19

1.8

Asian

6

23.1

119

15.3

39

17.0

164

15.9

Hispanic

4

15.4

147

18.9

42

18.3

193

18.7

Black

6

23.1

221

28.4

61

26.6

288

27.9

White

5

19.2

149

19.2

77

33.6

231

22.4

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

21

2.7

4

1.7

25

2.4

Not specified

5

19.2

104

13.4

3

1.3

112

10.9

Age

Under 30

2

7.7

3

.4

0

.0

5

.5

30 - 34

0

.0

47

6.0

0

.0

47

4.6

35 - 39

1

3.8

92

11.8

2

.9

95

9.2

40 - 44

3

11.5

101

13.0

7

3.1

111

10.8

45 - 49

2

7.7

86

11.1

11

4.8

99

9.6

50 - 54

5

19.2

114

14.7

23

10.0

142

13.8

55 - 59

5

19.2

103

13.3

55

24.0

163

15.8

60 - 64

2

7.7

109

14.0

45

19.7

156

15.1

65 - 69

2

7.7

42

5.4

34

14.8

78

7.6

70 or older

1

3.8

41

5.3

41

17.9

83

8.0

Not specified

3

11.5

39

5.0

11

4.8

53

5.1

Mean

52.4

 

51.3

 

61.7

 

53.6

 

SD

11.5

 

12.0

 

10.4

 

12.4

 

Region

New England

0

.0

71

9.1

17

7.4

88

8.5

Middle Atlantic

6

23.1

129

16.6

33

14.4

168

16.3

East North Central

1

3.8

104

13.4

40

17.5

145

14.1

West North Central

0

.0

37

4.8

9

3.9

46

4.5

South Atlantic

4

15.4

110

14.2

34

14.8

148

14.3

East South Central

0

.0

22

2.8

2

.9

24

2.3

West South Central

1

3.8

36

4.6

12

5.2

49

4.7

Mountain

0

.0

43

5.5

8

3.5

51

4.9

Pacific

12

46.2

206

26.5

69

30.1

287

27.8

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

0

.0

7

.9

3

1.3

10

1.0

Canada

0

.0

4

.5

1

.4

5

.5

Other

2

7.7

8

1.0

1

.4

11

1.1

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 45 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

26

100.0

777

100.0

229

100.0

1,032

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

11

42.3

670

86.2

211

92.1

892

86.4

Ed.D.

0

.0

29

3.7

11

4.8

40

3.9

Psy.D.

0

.0

58

7.5

3

1.3

61

5.9

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

13

1.7

3

1.3

16

1.6

Masters

15

57.7

5

.6

1

.4

21

2.0

Not specified

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Years since degree

Less than 5

5

19.2

66

8.5

0

.0

71

6.9

5 - 9

2

7.7

135

17.4

2

.9

139

13.5

10 - 14

4

15.4

137

17.6

9

3.9

150

14.5

15 – 19

7

26.9

102

13.1

14

6.1

123

11.9

20 – 24

3

11.5

107

13.8

21

9.2

131

12.7

25 or more

5

19.2

208

26.8

179

78.2

392

38.0

Not specified

0

.0

22

2.8

4

1.7

26

2.5

Mean

16.2

 

18.1

 

30.9

 

20.9

 

SD

10.9

 

11.1

 

9.8

 

12.0

 

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 45 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

Total

26

100.0

777

100.0

229

100.0

1,032

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

26

3.3

1

.4

27

2.6

Clinical

10

38.5

337

43.4

84

36.7

431

41.8

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

4

.5

1

.4

5

.5

Counseling psychology

5

19.2

139

17.9

56

24.5

200

19.4

Family Psychology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.4

2

.2

Forensic

0

.0

3

.4

0

.0

3

.3

Geropsychology

0

.0

2

.3

1

.4

3

.3

Health

0

.0

14

1.8

6

2.6

20

1.9

School

2

7.7

20

2.6

5

2.2

27

2.6

Sport psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Subtotal

17

65.4

547

70.4

155

67.7

719

69.7

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

1

.1

2

.9

3

.3

Community

0

.0

16

2.1

13

5.7

29

2.8

Comparative

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Developmental

0

.0

22

2.8

13

5.7

35

3.4

Educational

1

3.8

8

1.0

4

1.7

13

1.3

Experimental

0

.0

3

.4

1

.4

4

.4

General/Methods & Systems

1

3.8

3

.4

1

.4

5

.5

Industrial/Organizational

1

3.8

10

1.3

0

.0

11

1.1

Neurosciences

0

.0

0

.0

2

.9

2

.2

Personality

0

.0

8

1.0

0

.0

8

.8

Physiological/Psychobiology

1

3.8

2

.3

0

.0

3

.3

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

2

.3

1

.4

3

.3

Social

1

3.8

23

3.0

19

8.3

43

4.2

Subtotal

5

19.2

98

12.6

57

24.9

160

15.5

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

1

.1

1

.4

2

.2

Business or Management

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Computer Science

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Counselor Education

0

.0

5

.6

1

.4

6

.6

Education, Teaching

1

3.8

7

.9

0

.0

8

.8

Genetics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Medicine

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Organizational Behavior

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Psychiatry

0

.0

3

.4

1

.4

4

.4

Public Admin

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Public Health

0

.0

4

.5

2

.9

6

.6

Rehabilitation

0

.0

3

.4

1

.4

4

.4

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Social Work

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Other

0

.0

8

1.0

7

3.1

15

1.5

Subtotal

1

3.8

45

5.8

13

5.7

59

5.7

Science designation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General science

2

7.7

50

6.4

21

9.2

73

7.1

Core science

4

15.4

77

9.9

44

19.2

125

12.1

Neither

17

65.4

563

72.5

160

69.9

740

71.7

Not specified

3

11.5

87

11.2

4

1.7

94

9.1

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 45 Members by Membership Status, 2009

 

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

 

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

 

N=

26

100.0

777

100.0

229

100.0

1,032

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

7

26.9

398

51.2

153

66.8

558

54.1

Working part time

4

15.4

31

4.0

9

3.9

44

4.3

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

4

.5

0

.0

4

.4

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Retired and not working

1

3.8

6

.8

10

4.4

17

1.6

Retired and still working

1

3.8

5

.6

7

3.1

13

1.3

Employed; status not known

0

.0

2

.3

0

.0

2

.2

Not specified

13

50.0

329

42.3

49

21.4

391

37.9

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

11

42.3

453

58.3

139

60.7

603

58.4

Not licensed/unknown

15

57.7

324

41.7

90

39.3

429

41.6

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

1

14.3

184

46.2

104

68.0

289

51.8

Four-year colleges

0

.0

26

6.5

5

3.3

31

5.6

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

22

5.5

9

5.9

31

5.6

Other academic settings

0

.0

18

4.5

6

3.9

24

4.3

Schools & other educational settings

1

14.3

7

1.8

0

.0

8

1.4

Independent practice

0

.0

38

9.5

7

4.6

45

8.1

Hospital

2

28.6

18

4.5

4

2.6

24

4.3

Clinic

0

.0

15

3.8

1

.7

16

2.9

Other human service

0

.0

37

9.3

6

3.9

43

7.7

Business & industry

0

.0

3

.8

0

.0

3

.5

Government

1

14.3

13

3.3

4

2.6

18

3.2

Other

2

28.6

14

3.5

6

3.9

22

3.9

Not specified

0

.0

3

.8

1

.7

4

.7

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

3

42.9

236

59.3

119

77.8

358

64.2

Education

3

42.9

269

67.6

122

79.7

394

70.6

Health/mental health services

6

85.7

207

52.0

56

36.6

269

48.2

Educational services

4

57.1

97

24.4

28

18.3

129

23.1

Other applied psychology

5

71.4

98

24.6

35

22.9

138

24.7

Management/administration

4

57.1

182

45.7

94

61.4

280

50.2

Other activities

1

14.3

86

21.6

36

23.5

123

22.0

Not specified

1

14.3

44

11.1

10

6.5

55

9.9

Primary activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

14.3

88

22.1

55

35.9

144

25.8

Education

1

14.3

115

28.9

39

25.5

155

27.8

Mental Health Services

3

42.9

89

22.4

12

7.8

104

18.6

Educational Services

1

14.3

4

1.0

2

1.3

7

1.3

Applied Psychology

0

.0

7

1.8

0

.0

7

1.3

Management/administration

1

14.3

55

13.8

34

22.2

90

16.1

Other activities

0

.0

3

.8

3

2.0

6

1.1

Not specified

0

.0

37

9.3

8

5.2

45

8.1

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 45 Members by Membership Status, 2009

45

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

1

3.8

14

1.8

28

12.2

43

4.2

2. Teaching of Psychology

2

7.7

41

5.3

18

7.9

61

5.9

3. Experimental Psychology

1

3.8

3

.4

11

4.8

15

1.5

5. Evaluation & Measurement

1

3.8

21

2.7

9

3.9

31

3.0

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

0

.0

2

.3

7

3.1

9

.9

7. Developmental Psychology

1

3.8

18

2.3

16

7.0

35

3.4

8. Personality & Social

3

11.5

28

3.6

26

11.4

57

5.5

9. SPSSI

5

19.2

51

6.6

63

27.5

119

11.5

10. Psychology & the Arts

0

.0

9

1.2

3

1.3

12

1.2

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

96

12.4

61

26.6

157

15.2

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

17

2.2

9

3.9

26

2.5

14. SIOP

0

.0

13

1.7

6

2.6

19

1.8

15. Educational Psychology

3

11.5

18

2.3

17

7.4

38

3.7

16. School Psychology

4

15.4

22

2.8

11

4.8

37

3.6

17. Counseling Psychology

6

23.1

148

19.0

79

34.5

233

22.6

18. Psychologists in Public Service

1

3.8

30

3.9

12

5.2

43

4.2

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

3

.4

6

2.6

9

.9

20. Adult Development & Aging

0

.0

11

1.4

12

5.2

23

2.2

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

1

.1

3

1.3

4

.4

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

9

1.2

5

2.2

14

1.4

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

3

.4

2

.9

5

.5

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

6

.8

9

3.9

15

1.5

25. Behavior Analysis

2

7.7

2

.3

5

2.2

9

.9

26. History of Psychology

0

.0

5

.6

19

8.3

24

2.3

27. Community Psychology

2

7.7

45

5.8

44

19.2

91

8.8

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

3.8

4

.5

6

2.6

11

1.1

29. Psychotherapy

1

3.8

37

4.8

33

14.4

71

6.9

30. Psychological Hypnosis

1

3.8

9

1.2

4

1.7

14

1.4

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

10

1.3

24

10.5

34

3.3

32. Humanistic Psychology

2

7.7

7

.9

9

3.9

18

1.7

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

2

.3

6

2.6

8

.8

34. Population & Environmental

0

.0

4

.5

5

2.2

9

.9

35. Psychology of Women

3

11.5

116

14.9

92

40.2

211

20.4

36. Psychology of Religion

3

11.5

15

1.9

8

3.5

26

2.5

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

2

7.7

24

3.1

15

6.6

41

4.0

38. Health Psychology

1

3.8

43

5.5

31

13.5

75

7.3

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

39

5.0

3

1.3

42

4.1

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

3.8

31

4.0

10

4.4

42

4.1

41. Psychology-Law Society

1

3.8

18

2.3

7

3.1

26

2.5

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

37

4.8

24

10.5

61

5.9

43. Family Psychology

3

11.5

25

3.2

26

11.4

54

5.2

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

72

9.3

47

20.5

119

11.5

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

26

100.0

777

100.0

229

100.0

1,032

100.0

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

10

1.3

11

4.8

21

2.0

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

2

7.7

11

1.4

8

3.5

21

2.0

48. Peace Psychology

1

3.8

21

2.7

12

5.2

34

3.3

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

2

7.7

10

1.3

7

3.1

19

1.8

50. Addictions

1

3.8

22

2.8

9

3.9

32

3.1

51. Men & Masculinity

1

3.8

23

3.0

20

8.7

44

4.3

52. International

1

3.8

51

6.6

42

18.3

94

9.1

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

1

3.8

29

3.7

8

3.5

38

3.7

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

14

1.8

9

3.9

23

2.2

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

7

.9

14

6.1

21

2.0

56. Trauma Psychology

1

3.8

38

4.9

26

11.4

65

6.3

Number of divisions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One

6

23.1

156

20.1

2

.9

164

15.9

Two

7

26.9

261

33.6

38

16.6

306

29.7

Three

5

19.2

204

26.3

43

18.8

252

24.4

Four or more

8

30.8

156

20.1

146

63.8

310

30.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number belonging to state associations

7

26.9

260

33.5

90

39.3

357

34.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

11

1.4

21

9.2

32

3.1

Counseling

0

.0

1

.1

6

2.6

7

.7

Forensic

0

.0

1

.1

1

.4

2

.2

Family psychology

0

.0

1

.1

5

2.2

6

.6

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Clinical health

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

2

.3

1

.4

3

.3

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.9

2

.2

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Paid the 2009 practice assessment

8

30.8

304

39.1

68

29.7

380

36.8

Total

26

100.0

777

100.0

229

100.0

1,032

100.0

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