The House of Wellness Radio – Full Show 24th March


ADHD in adults, understanding epilepsy and Ashwagandha – tune into The House of Wellness radio show for all that and more.

On this week’s The House of Wellness radio show:

ADHD in adults

Around one in 20 Australians are believed to impacted by ADHD.

Clinical Psychologist Dr Maddi Derrick discusses ADHD in adults, what symptoms to look out for and shares her lived experience of the condition.

Understanding epilepsy

Every 33 minutes an Australian is diagnosed with epilepsy.

Yet the often debilitating condition remains shrouded in mystery and misconception.

Epilepsy Foundation chief medical officer Professor Sam Berkovic discusses the condition and how everyone can show their support on Purple Day on March 26.

Also this week

The team discuss the benefits of Ashwagandha including how it may help with mild anxiety.

Listener calls

Osteoarthritis, reflux, iron infusions and eye health.


  • Luke Hines, host
  • Zoe Bingley-Pullin
  • Gerald Quigley, pharmacist and master herbalist. To submit a question for Gerald, go to the “Ask” tab on The House of Wellness website


  • Australian ADHD Professionals Association member, Clinical Psychologist and founding director of Hobart ADHD Consultants Dr Maddi Derrick
  • Director of the Epilepsy Research Centre at Austin Health and Epilepsy Foundation chief medical officer Professor Sam Berkovic