Division 6: 2010

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 6 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

6

100.0

173

100.0

303

100.0

482

100.0

Gender

Men

5

83.3

121

69.9

244

80.5

370

76.8

Women

1

16.7

50

28.9

59

19.5

110

22.8

Not specified

0

.0

2

1.2

0

.0

2

.4

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Asian

0

.0

5

2.9

2

.7

7

1.5

Hispanic

1

16.7

4

2.3

6

2.0

11

2.3

Black

0

.0

3

1.7

4

1.3

7

1.5

White

4

66.7

134

77.5

278

91.7

416

86.3

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

1

.6

2

.7

3

.6

Not specified

1

16.7

26

15.0

10

3.3

37

7.7

Age

30 - 34

0

.0

2

1.2

0

.0

2

.4

35 - 39

0

.0

12

6.9

1

.3

13

2.7

40 - 44

0

.0

11

6.4

7

2.3

18

3.7

45 - 49

0

.0

12

6.9

11

3.6

23

4.8

50 - 54

1

16.7

11

6.4

9

3.0

21

4.4

55 - 59

1

16.7

23

13.3

26

8.6

50

10.4

60 - 64

0

.0

29

16.8

45

14.9

74

15.4

65 - 69

2

33.3

18

10.4

49

16.2

69

14.3

70 or older

2

33.3

40

23.1

147

48.5

189

39.2

Not specified

0

.0

15

8.7

8

2.6

23

4.8

Mean

66.0

60.7

69.8

66.6

SD

10.2

14.0

12.1

13.5

Region

New England

0

.0

19

11.0

33

10.9

52

10.8

Middle Atlantic

1

16.7

27

15.6

58

19.1

86

17.8

East North Central

2

33.3

16

9.2

31

10.2

49

10.2

West North Central

0

.0

14

8.1

15

5.0

29

6.0

South Atlantic

1

16.7

30

17.3

68

22.4

99

20.5

East South Central

0

.0

2

1.2

8

2.6

10

2.1

West South Central

0

.0

8

4.6

24

7.9

32

6.6

Mountain

0

.0

9

5.2

11

3.6

20

4.1

Pacific

2

33.3

34

19.7

34

11.2

70

14.5

Canada

0

.0

3

1.7

12

4.0

15

3.1

Other

0

.0

11

6.4

9

3.0

20

4.1

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

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 6 Members, 2010

 

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

6

100.0

173

100.0

303

100.0

482

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

1

16.7

159

91.9

296

97.7

456

94.6

Ed.D.

0

.0

1

.6

1

.3

2

.4

Psy.D.

0

.0

6

3.5

0

.0

6

1.2

M.D.

0

.0

1

.6

3

1.0

4

.8

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

6

3.5

1

.3

7

1.5

Masters

5

83.3

0

.0

0

.0

5

1.0

Not specified

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.4

Years since degree

Less than 5

0

.0

5

2.9

0

.0

5

1.0

5 – 9

0

.0

11

6.4

1

.3

12

2.5

10 – 14

0

.0

20

11.6

6

2.0

26

5.4

15 – 19

0

.0

14

8.1

11

3.6

25

5.2

20 – 24

2

33.3

15

8.7

7

2.3

24

5.0

25 or more

4

66.7

103

59.5

277

91.4

384

79.7

Not specified

0

.0

5

2.9

1

.3

6

1.2

Mean

33.5

29.0

41.2

36.8

SD

10.9

14.5

12.0

14.2

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

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 6 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

Total

6

100.0

169

100.0

303

100.0

478

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Clinical

1

16.7

26

15.0

21

6.9

48

10.0

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

7

4.0

6

2.0

13

2.7

Counseling psychology

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.2

Forensic

0

.0

1

.6

1

.3

2

.4

Health

1

16.7

2

1.2

8

2.6

11

2.3

School

1

16.7

1

.6

0

.0

2

.4

Subtotal

3

50.0

38

22.0

37

12.2

78

16.2

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

2

1.2

8

2.6

10

2.1

Comparative

0

.0

7

4.0

22

7.3

29

6.0

Developmental

0

.0

3

1.7

12

4.0

15

3.1

Educational

1

16.7

2

1.2

0

.0

3

.6

Environmental

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Evolutionary psychology

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.2

Experimental

1

16.7

30

17.3

58

19.1

89

18.5

General/Methods & Systems

0

.0

1

.6

2

.7

3

.6

Industrial/Organizational

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.2

Neurosciences

0

.0

22

12.7

46

15.2

68

14.1

Personality

0

.0

1

.6

1

.3

2

.4

Physiological/Psychobiology

0

.0

31

17.9

63

20.8

94

19.5

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

3

1.7

20

6.6

23

4.8

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Social

0

.0

0

.0

3

1.0

3

.6

Subtotal

2

33.3

104

60.1

237

78.2

343

71.2

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

1

.6

3

1.0

4

.8

Business or Management

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.4

Cognitive science

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Computer Science

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.2

Education, Teaching

0

.0

1

.6

1

.3

2

.4

Medicine

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.2

Public Health

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Rehabilitation

0

.0

1

.6

1

.3

2

.4

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Social Work

1

16.7

0

.0

0

.0

1

.2

Other

0

.0

5

2.9

14

4.6

19

3.9

Subtotal

1

16.7

10

5.8

25

8.3

36

7.5

Science designation

General science

1

16.7

6

3.5

12

4.0

19

3.9

Core science

2

33.3

103

59.5

239

78.9

344

71.4

Neither

3

50.0

43

24.9

48

15.8

94

19.5

Not specified

0

.0

21

12.1

4

1.3

25

5.2

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

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 6 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

40

100.0

690

100.0

267

100.0

997

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

16

40.0

377

54.6

158

59.2

551

55.3

Working part time

3

7.5

23

3.3

6

2.2

32

3.2

Postdoctoral study

0

.0

6

.9

2

.7

8

.8

Not working and not seeking work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Retired and not working

0

.0

23

3.3

35

13.1

58

5.8

Retired and still working

1

2.5

4

.6

11

4.1

16

1.6

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Employed; status not known

0

.0

6

.9

1

.4

7

.7

Not specified

20

50.0

249

36.1

54

20.2

323

32.4

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

8

20.0

205

29.7

98

36.7

311

31.2

Not licensed/unknown

32

80.0

485

70.3

169

63.3

686

68.8

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

2

12.5

179

47.5

100

63.3

281

51.0

Four-year colleges

0

.0

11

2.9

3

1.9

14

2.5

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

22

5.8

8

5.1

30

5.4

Other academic settings

0

.0

13

3.4

1

.6

14

2.5

Schools & other educational settings

1

6.3

10

2.7

0

.0

11

2.0

Independent practice

1

6.3

31

8.2

5

3.2

37

6.7

Hospital

1

6.3

14

3.7

7

4.4

22

4.0

Clinic

0

.0

2

.5

0

.0

2

.4

Other human service

1

6.3

6

1.6

1

.6

8

1.5

Business & industry

1

6.3

20

5.3

4

2.5

25

4.5

Government

3

18.8

14

3.7

5

3.2

22

4.0

Other

6

37.5

54

14.3

23

14.6

83

15.1

Not specified

0

.0

1

.3

1

.6

2

.4

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

9

56.3

270

71.6

127

80.4

406

73.7

Education

9

56.3

214

56.8

105

66.5

328

59.5

Health/mental health services

7

43.8

79

21.0

20

12.7

106

19.2

Educational services

4

25.0

62

16.4

17

10.8

83

15.1

Other applied psychology

7

43.8

131

34.7

47

29.7

185

33.6

Management/administration

9

56.3

187

49.6

82

51.9

278

50.5

Other employment activities

7

43.8

109

28.9

31

19.6

147

26.7

Not specified

0

.0

44

11.7

25

15.8

69

12.5

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

6

37.5

127

33.7

70

44.3

203

36.8

Education

2

12.5

74

19.6

27

17.1

103

18.7

Mental Health Services

4

25.0

38

10.1

3

1.9

45

8.2

Educational Services

1

6.3

11

2.9

0

.0

12

2.2

Applied Psychology

1

6.3

31

8.2

8

5.1

40

7.3

Management/administration

1

6.3

42

11.1

22

13.9

65

11.8

Other activities

0

.0

7

1.9

3

1.9

10

1.8

Not specified

1

6.3

47

12.5

25

15.8

73

13.2

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

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 6 Members, 2010

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

1

16.7

13

7.5

81

26.7

95

19.7

2. Teaching of Psychology

1

16.7

25

14.5

27

8.9

53

11.0

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

42

24.3

167

55.1

209

43.4

5. Evaluation & Measurement

0

.0

4

2.3

7

2.3

11

2.3

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

6

100.0

173

100.0

303

100.0

482

100.0

7. Developmental Psychology

0

.0

8

4.6

25

8.3

33

6.8

8. Personality & Social

1

16.7

4

2.3

15

5.0

20

4.1

9. SPSSI

0

.0

2

1.2

13

4.3

15

3.1

10. Psychology & the Arts

0

.0

2

1.2

4

1.3

6

1.2

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

7

4.0

20

6.6

27

5.6

13. Consulting Psychology

0

.0

3

1.7

3

1.0

6

1.2

14. SIOP

0

.0

2

1.2

4

1.3

6

1.2

15. Educational Psychology

0

.0

3

1.7

4

1.3

7

1.5

16. School Psychology

1

16.7

1

.6

3

1.0

5

1.0

17. Counseling Psychology

0

.0

1

.6

4

1.3

5

1.0

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

3

1.7

5

1.7

8

1.7

19. Society for Military Psychology

0

.0

2

1.2

7

2.3

9

1.9

20. Adult Development & Aging

0

.0

8

4.6

20

6.6

28

5.8

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

4

2.3

4

1.3

8

1.7

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

0

.0

7

4.0

7

2.3

14

2.9

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

1

.6

6

2.0

7

1.5

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

4

2.3

8

2.6

12

2.5

25. Behavior Analysis

1

16.7

16

9.2

41

13.5

58

12.0

26. History of Psychology

1

16.7

7

4.0

42

13.9

50

10.4

27. Community Psychology

0

.0

2

1.2

4

1.3

6

1.2

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

1

16.7

25

14.5

72

23.8

98

20.3

29. Psychotherapy

0

.0

5

2.9

3

1.0

8

1.7

30. Psychological Hypnosis

0

.0

2

1.2

3

1.0

5

1.0

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

2

1.2

7

2.3

9

1.9

32. Humanistic Psychology

0

.0

1

.6

6

2.0

7

1.5

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

5

2.9

5

1.7

10

2.1

34. Environmental, Population, and Conservation Psychology

0

.0

1

.6

7

2.3

8

1.7

35. Psychology of Women

0

.0

6

3.5

14

4.6

20

4.1

36. Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

0

.0

4

2.3

6

2.0

10

2.1

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

0

.0

4

2.3

5

1.7

9

1.9

38. Health Psychology

1

16.7

11

6.4

28

9.2

40

8.3

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

2

1.2

2

.7

4

.8

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

1

16.7

35

20.2

48

15.8

84

17.4

41. Psychology-Law Society

0

.0

5

2.9

5

1.7

10

2.1

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

8

4.6

4

1.3

12

2.5

43. Family Psychology

0

.0

2

1.2

2

.7

4

.8

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

0

.0

1

.6

3

1.0

4

.8

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

0

.0

2

1.2

7

2.3

9

1.9

46. Media Psychology

0

.0

2

1.2

2

.7

4

.8

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

0

.0

2

1.2

8

2.6

10

2.1

48. Peace Psychology

2

33.3

3

1.7

5

1.7

10

2.1

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

0

.0

2

1.2

5

1.7

7

1.5

50. Addiction Psychology

0

.0

2

1.2

10

3.3

12

2.5

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

2

1.2

4

1.3

6

1.2

52. International

0

.0

4

2.3

20

6.6

24

5.0

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

0

.0

3

1.7

5

1.7

8

1.7

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

5

2.9

6

2.0

11

2.3

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

6

3.5

5

1.7

11

2.3

56. Trauma Psychology

0

.0

3

1.7

5

1.7

8

1.7

Number of divisions

One

3

50.0

47

27.2

36

11.9

86

17.8

Two

1

16.7

62

35.8

84

27.7

147

30.5

Three

0

.0

27

15.6

76

25.1

103

21.4

Four or more

2

33.3

37

21.4

107

35.3

146

30.3

Number belonging to state associations

2

33.3

34

19.7

55

18.2

91

18.9

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

4

2.3

9

3.0

13

2.7

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

4

2.3

8

2.6

12

2.5

Forensic

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Behavioral psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.4

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

1

.6

0

.0

1

.2

Group psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.3

1

.2

Rehabilitation psychology

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.4

Paid the 2010 practice assessment

0

.0

20

11.6

16

5.3

36

7.5

Total

6

100.0

173

100.0

303

100.0

482

100.0

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