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A family with a special-needs child is good at dealing with the challenges it faces and excellent at creating new ones.

Speechless: H-A-L-- HALLOWEEN  Season 1, Episode 5

Maya tries to cheer up Jimmy when he's disappointed by the kids' lack of interest in dressing up for Halloween. Meanwhile, Ray works on the school's haunted mansion with help from Dylan; and Kenneth accompanies JJ to a house party. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Oct 26, 2016 at 7:38 PM - 1 comment

Speechless: I-N-S-- INSPIRATIONS  Season 1, Episode 4

JJ and Kenneth go exploring on their own and discover they're an inspiration to strangers, which winds up scoring them free food and baseball tickets. Meanwhile, Dylan and Ray try to persuade their mom to let them play paintball, but Maya wonders if the family can have fun without JJ. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Oct 13, 2016 at 4:24 AM - 3 comments

Speechless: B-O-N--BONFIRE  Season 1, Episode 3

A homecoming bonfire becomes Maya's latest crusade for equality when she points out that its beach location isn't wheelchair accessible. Meanwhile, Jimmy helps Ray get comfortable in their new surroundings, and Dylan questions her athletic motivation.
posted by oh yeah! on Oct 5, 2016 at 6:36 PM - 4 comments

Speechless: N-E--NEW A-I--AIDE  Season 1, Episode 2

Maya has second thoughts about Kenneth being JJ's full-time aide, especially after her son ditches a physical therapy appointment. Meanwhile, Jimmy tries to teach Dylan to be a bad neighbor, and Ray tries to find a window in Jillian's school schedule.
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 28, 2016 at 6:43 PM - 5 comments

Speechless: P-I-PILOT  Season 1, Episode 1

A mom is driven to do what's best for her family in this sitcom, which begins with the DiMeos moving yet again, enrolling the kids in a new school and searching for the right caregiver to give JJ, her eldest son with special needs, his voice. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 21, 2016 at 6:11 PM - 8 comments