he various generations of the Hughes family, who all love, work and fight like any other clan, find they must learn to communicate all over again when the youngest member is diagnosed with autism.
At Joe's birthday party, tensions rise when it's suggested he has communication problems.
Following Joe’s diagnosis, Alison wants to protect her son and takes him out of school without telling Paul. He and Rebecca believe that Joe shouldn’t have to change to fit into the world.
Alison has to deal with a blast from her past after Maggie, a speech and language therapist, shows up to assess Joe.