Dr Freckelton QC was the transnational Vice-President of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Law and Mental Health between 1991 and 1997.

He was the Victorian President between 2005 and 2009 and acted as its President at times during 2010.

He was a member of the Victorian committee of ANZAPPL between 1987 and 2010, having first presented a paper to the 4th ANZAPPL Congress in 1984.

He remains a transnational Committee Member of ANZAPPL and participates actively in ANZAPPL activities.

Dr Freckelton  was elected an Honorary Life Member of ANZAPPL for his services to the Association in 1997.


Information on ANZAPPL and its activities can be found at:

Dr Freckelton is also the founding Editor-in-Chief of ANZAPPL’s journal, Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, a journal he has edited since 1993.

For information on the journal and how to subscribe to it, see For author instructions see