.To improve the treatment, rehabilitation and care of people with mental disorders, mental retardation and other emotional conditions.

.To promote scientific investigation, professional education in Psychiatry and other related areas and to prevent disability due to mental disorders.

.To optimize service standards in all psychiatric organizations.

.To encourage collaboration among all who are concerned about the medical, psychological, social and legal aspects of mental disorders.

.To enable access of all knowledge in Psychiatry to other physicians, scientists and other areas of human knowledge and to the general public.

.To support the best interests of patients and of those who actually or potentially use mental health services.

.To advocate for psychiatrists.