Naomi Bennett and Sam Bennett used to be married. Now they are divorced, but they still work together and seem to get along. At least most of the time. What will become of this nice pair?
Addison and her friends from med school, Naomi (Audra McDonald) and Sam Bennett (Taye Diggs). Those two are divorced but still work together and get along.
Addison is wearing a shade of violet in this pic. Or at least purple. Maybe a burgundy. She's also talking to Dr. Violet Turner! What a coincidence!
After arriving in Southern California and taking up residence at the clinic (professionally, at least), Addison is ready to get on with her bad self. And the rest of her life!
Violet Turner (Amy Brenneman) is a psychologist who wishes someone would analyze HER and help her out once in awhile. She's got her own set of issues!
Dr. Cooper Freedman (Paul Adelstein) has a heart of gold. It doesn't stop him from being a bumbling buffoon sometimes, though, when it comes to women. Or medicine, for that matter.
Cooper Freedman (Paul Adelstein) and Pete Wilder (Tim Daly) enjoy a good laugh at the office. Addison's arrival in SoCal is an event all the staff members have fun with.
It's just another day in SoCal as Addison, Pete and Dell (Chris Lowell) converse at the Oceanside Wellness Center. It didn't take long for Addison to feel at home.

Private Practice Quotes

[as we see Sam having a heart-to-heart with his little dog] Her ex-husband, Sam, is an internist. You wish you had his people skills.


Charlotte: Nothing you can say is going to make someone do something they don't want to do.
Cooper: Brandon needs her.
Charlotte: Brandon wants her. What Brandon needs is surgery and to find a woman that's not going to run out on him when the going gets tough.

Private Practice Music

  Song Artist
Song Lost The Mary Onettes
Down in the valley Down In The Valley The Broken West iTunes
Song Message From Yuz The Switches