Growing Pains

Genre: Comedy
Premiere: 1985 - 1992
Network: ABC
Sessons: 7
Full Episodes: 167
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Full Show Summary

It's hard enough to raise a kid nowadays but when you have to cope with THESE kids, things tend to get out of hand! Dr Seaver, a psychologist and his wife Maggie Seaver, a journalist, try to do their best raising their family and although their kids, Mike, Ben, Carol and Crissie, cause them endless problems, they manage to keep the family close together. As long as they got each other, nothing else matters...
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Date Aired Growing Pains Episodes
Season 1
???? Season 1, Episode 0: Unaired Pilot
24 September 1985 Season 1, Episode 1: Pilot
1 October 1985 Season 1, Episode 2: Springsteen
8 October 1985 Season 1, Episode 3: Jealousy
15 October 1985 Season 1, Episode 4: Carol's Article
29 October 1985 Season 1, Episode 5: Superdad
5 November 1985 Season 1, Episode 6: Mike's Madonna Story
12 November 1985 Season 1, Episode 7: Weekend Fantasy
19 November 1985 Season 1, Episode 8: Slice of Life
26 November 1985 Season 1, Episode 9: Carol's Crush
3 December 1985 Season 1, Episode 10: Dirt Bike
5 December 1985 Season 1, Episode 11: Standardized Test
10 December 1985 Season 1, Episode 12: A Christmas Story
7 January 1986 Season 1, Episode 13: The Love Song of M. Aaron Seaver
14 January 1986 Season 1, Episode 14: First Blood
21 January 1986 Season 1, Episode 15: Slice of Life II
28 January 1986 Season 1, Episode 16: The Seavers vs. the Cleavers
18 February 1986 Season 1, Episode 17: Charity Begins at Home
25 February 1986 Season 1, Episode 18: Reputation
4 March 1986 Season 1, Episode 19: The Anniversary That Never Was
11 March 1986 Season 1, Episode 20: Be a Man
6 May 1986 Season 1, Episode 21: Career Decision
13 May 1986 Season 1, Episode 22: Extra Lap
Season 2
30 September 1986 Season 2, Episode 1: Jason and the Cruisers
21 October 1986 Season 2, Episode 2: Fast Times at Dewey High
28 October 1986 Season 2, Episode 3: Long Day's Journey Into Night
11 November 1986 Season 2, Episode 4: Call Me
18 November 1986 Season 2, Episode 5: Employee of the Month
25 November 1986 Season 2, Episode 6: Dream Lover
2 December 1986 Season 2, Episode 7: Do You Believe in Magic?
9 December 1986 Season 2, Episode 8: Jason's Rib
16 December 1986 Season 2, Episode 9: The Kid
6 January 1987 Season 2, Episode 10: The Breakfast Club
13 January 1987 Season 2, Episode 11: Choices
20 January 1987 Season 2, Episode 12: Higher Education
27 January 1987 Season 2, Episode 13: Some Enchanted Evening
3 February 1987 Season 2, Episode 14: Thank You, Willie Nelson
10 February 1987 Season 2, Episode 15: Thank God It's Friday
24 February 1987 Season 2, Episode 16: My Brother, Myself
3 March 1987 Season 2, Episode 17: Jimmy Durante Died for Your Sins
10 March 1987 Season 2, Episode 18: Carnival
17 March 1987 Season 2, Episode 19: The Awful Truth
31 March 1987 Season 2, Episode 20: Born Free
4 May 1987 Season 2, Episode 21: The Long Goodbye
11 May 1987 Season 2, Episode 22: Confidentially Yours
Season 3
18 September 1987 Season 3, Episode 1: Aloha: Part 1
18 September 1987 Season 3, Episode 2: Aloha: Part 2
22 September 1987 Season 3, Episode 3: Taking Care of Business
29 September 1987 Season 3, Episode 4: Not Necessarily the News
6 October 1987 Season 3, Episode 5: Michaelgate
13 October 1987 Season 3, Episode 6: Big Brother's Not Watching
27 October 1987 Season 3, Episode 7: A Star Is Born
3 November 1987 Season 3, Episode 8: Gone But Not Forgotten
10 November 1987 Season 3, Episode 9: Who's Zoomin' Who?
17 November 1987 Season 3, Episode 10: This Is Your Life
24 November 1987 Season 3, Episode 11: Broadway Bound
1 December 1987 Season 3, Episode 12: The Scarlet Letter
8 December 1987 Season 3, Episode 13: A Reason to Live
15 December 1987 Season 3, Episode 14: Nasty Habits
5 January 1988 Season 3, Episode 15: The Marrying Kind
12 January 1988 Season 3, Episode 16: State of the Union
26 January 1988 Season 3, Episode 17: The Mom Who Knew Too Much
9 February 1988 Season 3, Episode 18: Great Expectations
1 March 1988 Season 3, Episode 19: Dance Fever: Part 1
2 March 1988 Season 3, Episode 20: Dance Fever: Part 2
9 March 1988 Season 3, Episode 21: Bringing Up Baby
30 March 1988 Season 3, Episode 22: The Obscure Objects of Our Desire: Part 1
30 March 1988 Season 3, Episode 23: The Obscure Objects of Our Desire: Part 2
20 April 1988 Season 3, Episode 24: How the West Was Won: Part 1
26 April 1988 Season 3, Episode 25: How the West Was Won: Part 2
4 May 1988 Season 3, Episode 26: Graduation Day
Season 4
19 October 1988 Season 4, Episode 1: Fool for Love
26 October 1988 Season 4, Episode 2: Birth of a Seaver
2 November 1988 Season 4, Episode 3: Family Ties: Part 1
9 November 1988 Season 4, Episode 4: Family Ties: Part 2
16 November 1988 Season 4, Episode 5: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?
23 November 1988 Season 4, Episode 6: Homecoming Queen
30 November 1988 Season 4, Episode 7: Nude Photos
7 December 1988 Season 4, Episode 8: Ben's First Kiss
4 January 1989 Season 4, Episode 9: The Nanny
11 January 1989 Season 4, Episode 10: Mandingo
18 January 1989 Season 4, Episode 11: In Carol We Trust
25 January 1989 Season 4, Episode 12: Mom of the Year
1 February 1989 Season 4, Episode 13: Semper Fidelis
8 February 1989 Season 4, Episode 14: Feet of Clay
15 February 1989 Season 4, Episode 15: Anniversary from Hell
22 February 1989 Season 4, Episode 16: Fortunate Son
1 March 1989 Season 4, Episode 17: Double Standard
15 March 1989 Season 4, Episode 18: The Recruiter
22 March 1989 Season 4, Episode 19: Show Ninety -- Who Knew?
19 April 1989 Season 4, Episode 20: Second Chance
26 April 1989 Season 4, Episode 21: The Looooove Boat: Part 1
3 May 1989 Season 4, Episode 22: The Looooove Boat: Part 2
Season 5
20 September 1989 Season 5, Episode 1: Anger with Love
27 September 1989 Season 5, Episode 2: Mike and Julie's Wedding
4 October 1989 Season 5, Episode 3: Carol Meets the Real World
11 October 1989 Season 5, Episode 4: Fish Bait
18 October 1989 Season 5, Episode 5: Teach Me
25 October 1989 Season 5, Episode 6: Carol's Papers
1 November 1989 Season 5, Episode 7: Coughing Boy
8 November 1989 Season 5, Episode 8: The New Deal: Part 1
15 November 1989 Season 5, Episode 9: The New Deal: Part 2
22 November 1989 Season 5, Episode 10: Paper Route
29 November 1989 Season 5, Episode 11: Five Grand
6 December 1989 Season 5, Episode 12: Carol's Promotion
13 December 1989 Season 5, Episode 13: Ben and Mike's Excellent Adventure
3 January 1990 Season 5, Episode 14: The Triangle
10 January 1990 Season 5, Episode 15: The Return of the Triangle
17 January 1990 Season 5, Episode 16: The Home Show
24 January 1990 Season 5, Episode 17: Jason vs. Maggie
31 January 1990 Season 5, Episode 18: Mike, Kate and Julie
7 February 1990 Season 5, Episode 19: Mike, the Teacher
14 February 1990 Season 5, Episode 20: Carol in Jail
21 February 1990 Season 5, Episode 21: Future Shock
14 March 1990 Season 5, Episode 22: Cheating
21 March 1990 Season 5, Episode 23: Mike the Director
4 April 1990 Season 5, Episode 24: Weekend at Mike's
25 April 1990 Season 5, Episode 25: Ben's Movie
2 May 1990 Season 5, Episode 26: Where There's a Will
Season 6
19 September 1990 Season 6, Episode 1: Mike's Choice
26 September 1990 Season 6, Episode 2: Midnight Cowboy
3 October 1990 Season 6, Episode 3: Roommates
10 October 1990 Season 6, Episode 4: Daddy Mike
17 October 1990 Season 6, Episode 5: Ben's Sure Thing
24 October 1990 Season 6, Episode 6: Jason Flirts, Maggie Hurts
31 October 1990 Season 6, Episode 7: Happy Halloween: Part 1
31 October 1990 Season 6, Episode 8: Happy Halloween: Part 2
7 November 1990 Season 6, Episode 9: Let's Go Europe: Part 1
14 November 1990 Season 6, Episode 10: Let's Go Europe: Part 2
21 November 1990 Season 6, Episode 11: Let's Go Europe: Part 3
5 December 1990 Season 6, Episode 12: Divorce Story
19 December 1990 Season 6, Episode 13: The World According to Chrissy
2 January 1991 Season 6, Episode 14: How Could I Leave Her Behind?
9 January 1991 Season 6, Episode 15: Like Father, Like Son
23 January 1991 Season 6, Episode 16: Ben's Rap Group
30 January 1991 Season 6, Episode 17: Eddie, We Hardly Knew Ye
6 February 1991 Season 6, Episode 18: Maggie Seaver's: The Meaning of Life
13 February 1991 Season 6, Episode 19: All the World's a Stage
20 February 1991 Season 6, Episode 20: Not with My Carol You Don't
6 March 1991 Season 6, Episode 21: Meet the Seavers
27 March 1991 Season 6, Episode 22: Carol's Carnival
17 April 1991 Season 6, Episode 23: Home Schooling
24 April 1991 Season 6, Episode 24: Viva Las Vegas
Season 7
18 September 1991 Season 7, Episode 1: Back to School
25 September 1991 Season 7, Episode 2: Stop, Luke and Listen
28 September 1991 Season 7, Episode 3: In vino veritas
5 October 1991 Season 7, Episode 4: Paper Tigers
12 October 1991 Season 7, Episode 5: The Young and the Homeless
19 October 1991 Season 7, Episode 6: Jason Sings the Blues
26 October 1991 Season 7, Episode 7: The Kid's Still Got It
2 November 1991 Season 7, Episode 8: There Must Be a Pony
9 November 1991 Season 7, Episode 9: The Big Fix
14 November 1991 Season 7, Episode 10: Home Malone
23 November 1991 Season 7, Episode 11: Bad Day Cafe
30 November 1991 Season 7, Episode 12: B=MC2
21 December 1991 Season 7, Episode 13: It's Not Easy Being Green
4 January 1992 Season 7, Episode 14: The Call of the Wild
17 January 1992 Season 7, Episode 15: Honest Abe
1 February 1992 Season 7, Episode 16: Vicious Cycle
8 February 1992 Season 7, Episode 17: Menage a Luke
22 February 1992 Season 7, Episode 18: The Five Fingers of Ben
29 February 1992 Season 7, Episode 19: Don't Go Changin'
21 March 1992 Season 7, Episode 20: The Truck Stops Here
4 April 1992 Season 7, Episode 21: Maggie's Brilliant Career
11 April 1992 Season 7, Episode 22: The Wrath of Con Ed
25 April 1992 Season 7, Episode 23: The Last Picture Show: Part 1
25 April 1992 Season 7, Episode 24: The Last Picture Show: Part 2