亞太地區電話諮商國際大會（Asian-Pacific Telephone Counseling Conference, APTCC）為每三年一次的國際電話諮商會議，最初是由台灣、日本、韓國三個國家發起，以生命線為主要籌辦及參與單位，邀集亞太地區以電話進行協談服務之機構共同與會。社團法人國際生命線台灣總會非常榮幸能夠承辦2023年第 17 屆亞太地區電話諮商國際大會，訂於 2023 年 3 月 23 日(四) 至25 日(六)，假台中福華大飯店舉辦。大會開幕式於3月24日下午2時開始，主題為『熱線服務的變與不變—COVID下的調適與創新』，會議有多場演講，主題涵蓋專題工作坊、論文發表及專題討論；其他另安排城市深度文化之旅，並於晚宴精心呈現在地特色表演，期待跨越國界，邀請您一同共渡的這場豐富身心靈的饗宴！
The Asian-Pacific Telephone Counseling Conference (APTCC)is a triennial international conference on telephone counseling, co-founded by Taiwan, Japan, and Korea. Lifeline organizations in these countries take turns hosting this conference, inviting Asia Pacific organizations who provide telephone counselling services to participate. Taiwan Lifeline International is very honoured to host the 17th APTCC, on Mar 23-25, 2023, at Howard Prince Hotel Taichung. The opening ceremony will be held at 2PM March 24th. The conference will consist of many presentations, workshops, thesis reports, and keynote discussions. Excursion into the city culture will also be arranged, as well as performance by local artists at the dinner gala. We sincerely invite you to cross borders and participate with us in this physically and spiritually enriching venture!
We are very honored to have successfully invited as the Keynote Speaker:
Shu-Sen Chang, MD, MSc, PhD | Professor and Director | Institute of Health Behaviors and Community Sciences, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University.
And as the Plenary Speaker :
Paul Yip, Director, HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention. Chair Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration. Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Social Sciences of The University of Hong Kong.
The theme will be around the evidence, experience, and new development in the area of crisis telephone counselling and online services. The date will be scheduled for 3/24 (Friday) afternoon.