Allison Dubois works in the Phoenix District Attorney's office. She uses her psychic abilities to help crack criminal cases. Her dreams often give her clues to the whereabouts of missing people, and by touching someone she often gets to see beneath the facade into the person's soul. She can see dead people and can often hear the thoughts of those around her. Allison juggles this stressful job with her role as wife to husband and mother of three children, including a daughter who seems to be developing similar powers. Medium Season 5: Having the powers to communicate to the dead, Alison Dubois must continue to balance her professional and family life as she returns to the D.A.’s office. With Allison’s secret now out in the open she begins to discover her abilities are now more varied than ever and finds herself gaining new opportunities now she doesn’t have to hide her secret from the world. Starring: Patricia Arquette, Miguel Sandoval, Sofia Vassilieva, Jake Weber
Allison's dreams of her family's deaths puts her on the trail of a Mexican drug cartel assassin suspected of killing a detective. Also, Allison discovers she has a life-threatening ailment.
I think there's always an explanation for weird things that happen. But people just jump to conclusions instead of looking at things that may have caused it.
Allison and her family deal with the outcome of her brain surgery and its possible lasting effects.
Allison becomes spooked by a young boy's doll, which seems to have urged its owner to kill. Meanwhile, with a project deadline looming, Joe becomes concerned about his health.