Emergency doctor and artist, Jon Lee, reveals the pressures of working in medicine and speaks publicly about his own suicide attempt in 2016. Men and women have different suicidal tendencies. He sheds light on the issue of men’s mental health and encourages the willingness to be vulnerable.

Snapshots is our short film series documenting people who have transformed their pain in service of higher purpose. 

Jessica-Lee Paulo

Hi Jon
I really thank you for sharing this
I knew of you years ago when I was heavily involved in the fitness industry and always admired your work but I also had my own struggle with depression and sucide attempts. It’s taken years but I’m finally starting to understand how to deal with my mental illness so it was so nice to come across your video. The way you explain things is amazing. If there is ever anything you could ever need for your project please shout out.


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  • The Fitzroy Art Collective - the gallery Grand Opening!

Our founder @sophiephamofficial met this man @brettsixtysix two years ago, at his first solo art exhibition. She saw his art, understood his mind, explored his story of heroin and methadone addiction and assisted him in setting up @thefitzroyartcollective , which we captured in a documentary.

They designed the logo, set up the business, got clear on the vision and mission to support independent artists by connecting them with the local community.

After putting on art shows, and building a vibrant creative community in Fitzroy, Brett now has his very own art gallery! And not coincidentally, at number 66... @brettsixtysix and @thefitzroyartcollective are at 66 Cecil Street!

Now open for artist-friendly bookings for events, exhibitions and workshops. Join the community! 🙌 —

You can also expect to see Recover Like An Artist (5 Step recovery) sessions at this space very soon. 🙏🏼
  • “In order for the addict to drop their habit, they need to come to their own decisions. Nobody else can decide for them.
The best thing we can do for an addict is to make all the options and their consequences clear.” - @brettsixtysix
Brett developed an addiction questionnaire to help addicts assess their situation - whether it was positive or negative.
You can sign up to future updates for ‘Recover Like An Artist’ workshops via the link in our bio.
Wednesday’s audience was impressed by the questionnaire and we are looking forward to sharing it with more people who are affected by addiction.
  • Thank you to everyone who attended Recover Like An Artist on Wednesday night. We had a wonderful time, and hope you did too!
We gathered to learn about the nature of addiction, and of a simple way to recover (with 5 steps) that eliminates the unnecessary and focuses on what’s important.
Brett’s dark past involved suicides, overdoses, stabbings and beatings... and escapism with his drug of choice: heroin.
The talk was informative, humorous, and empathetic. We look forward to seeing this new recovery movement grow and hope to have you in future!
Thank you to @twodotscoworkingcollective for having us in your beautiful space ✨
  • Tomorrow.
Meeting destruction with love, hope and appropriate guidance.
The Notre Dame is on our minds today, serving as a metaphor and reminder for our personal lives.
She too will Recover Like An Artist.
  • 3 days till ‘Recover Like An Artist’.
Get your tickets to see Brett this Wednesday at 6.30pm in Fitzroy for a talk and guide towards recovering fully from addiction.
Brett will be sharing his experience with heroin and methadone and how he hacked his way to becoming clean after 20 years.
He’ll be introducing the 5 steps that accelerated his path, got him clean and gave him purpose.
Get tickets via the link in our bio ✌️
  • Recover Like An Artist with @brettsixtysix - Wednesday April 17th @ 6.30pm in Fitzroy at @twodotscoworkingcollective
Brett will be revealing everything at this debut event and walk you through the 5 steps that changed his life offering full recovery from addiction (with no drugs or rehab involved).
Get your tickets via the link in our bio!
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