The tasks of the Council are:

  • To organize a conference every four years to which are invited organizations and individuals who have an active involvement in the practice, teaching or supervising of pastoral care and counselling (this includes counsellors, therapists, CPE-supervisors, professors of pastoral care, chaplains, parish pastors, people involved in crisis line ministries etc).
    The official language of the conferences is English; a second language can be selected according to the location of the conference.
  • To facilitate a network in Europe by providing information and exchange in the field of pastoral care and counseling.