The objectives of the MAP are:

  1. to unite and represent psychiatrists in Malta;
  2. to set standards and promote the highest quality of psychiatric care for individuals suffering from mental health problems;
  3. to promote the continuous professional development and the highest level of professional competence of psychiatrists in Malta;
  4. to promote collaboration with professional and patient associations on both national and international levels in order to further its objectives;
  5. to serve as a public voice in issues related to mental health.