Every three years IFOTES organizes an international congress together with a national member.
The objectives are to:
The organisation of this every-three-year-Congress brings together between 800 and 1000 persons.
During the congress the General Assembly is held and the President elected, according to the international statutes of IFOTES.
Aachen - Germany, July 19-22 2016: FOR LIFE TO GO ON - 50 years of providing emotional support and preventing suicide" www.ifotescongress2016.org
Gothenburg - Sweden, July 2013: "Vulnerability as a challenge" www.ifotescongress-2013.org
Vienna - Austria, July 2010: “ Listening for Peace - exploring alternatives to violence” www.ifotescongress2010.org
Prato – Italy, July 2007: “ Emotional Health – a new consciousness” www.ifotescongress2007.org
Ljubljana - Slovenia, July 2003: "The joy of living"