"Private Practice" will present a heartbreaking episode on January 15 where a father cannot touch his little daughter for fear of contamination. Also in the episode called "Homeward Bound", Addison and Kevin struggle in their relationship, but she finds herself attracted to Wyatt, the cocky doctor from rival Pacific Wellcare.
On other development, Cooper grows closer to Charlotte when she experiences a family emergency, and Violet seeks a way to carry on relationships with both Pete and Sheldon. In a future episode synopsis of the show, it is revealed that Violet will be with a child but she is not sure of who the baby daddy is. Also, when Cooper encourages Violet to talk to Pete and Sheldon about her pregnancy, she's reluctant when she learns that neither of them wants children.