- To foster an interest in Psychology and the teaching of Psychology within Queensland secondary schools.
- To offer a forum of discussion to exchange information relevant to the teaching of Psychology.
- To facilitate and inform interested stakeholders (tertiary and co-curricular providers) regarding the teaching of Psychology within Queensland schools.
- To host and facilitate professional development events to assist teachers to gain greater competence in their teaching of Psychology.
- To communicate to PTAQ members regarding professional development and events via newsletters and social media platforms