Joshua Wood, LPC
Mr. Wood joined Expat Exchange in 2000. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC
Primetime). While working for NBC, he researched opportunities for MSNBC to
expand its cable audience via the Internet, provided assessments of network and program performance and tracked major news events.
Joshua first worked on the Internet in 1997 for StorageTek's Customer Resource Center, an online community that provides clients with support. His previous
positions provided him with experience in public relations, advertising and creative services. In addition to Expat Exchange, Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist at the Cambridge Professional Center in Morristown, NJ.
Joshua received his Master's Degree in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a BA from Syracuse.
Mr. Wood has provided insight into expatriate issues for The New York Times,
The Wall Street Journal, The International Business Times and other publications.
Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.
In the News
The New York Times: Not Happy With the Candidates? Try Out a New Country
The Wall Street Journal: What to Expect When You're Expecting in Abu Dhabi...or Zambia
The International Business Times: 4th Of July As Celebrated By Expats: Independence Day For Independent Americans
Some of Mr. Wood's Articles
International Health Insurance FAQ
Here are some frequently asked questions that expats have related to international health insurance. Information related to insurance options, costs, coverages and more.
Living in Mexico Guide 2021
Our Living in Mexico Guide is an introduction to everything about the basics for moving to Mexico: best places to live, cost of living, pros and cons, healthcare and insurance, and more.
Cost of Living in Mexico
The cost of living in Mexico is one of the first topics considered by expats exploring the idea of moving there. Here's an idea of what your expenses will be if you choose to one of the expat hotspots in Mexico.
Mexico Visa & Residency
If you plan to move to Mexico, you'll need to understand the process involved and the order in which requirements need to satisfied. Here is an excellent primer on what you'll need to do regardless of the amount of time you plan to spend in Mexico.
Living in Costa Rica Guide
Our Living in Costa Rica Guide is a primer on everything about living in Costa Rica: best places to live, cost of living, pros and cons, healthcare and insurance, and more.
Living in Merida, Mexico
Merida offers expats just about everything they could ask for... affordable living in a great atmosphere, high quality health care, striking distance to the ocean, and much, much more.
8 Best Places to Live in Croatia 2021
Croatia somehow flies under the radar of people looking to move abroad despite the fact that it has so much to offer in terms of a fantastic international lifestyle. Here are the best options to consider in 2021.
Healthcare in the Czech Republic
Important information about healthcare in Czech Republic, including health insurance requirements, quality of healthcare and more.
Healthcare in Boston
Expats in Boston have access to excellent healthcare and hospitals attached to the best medical schools in the world. As with other parts of the U.S., it's imperative to know your coverage before you access any kind of care or purchase prescription medication.
Healthcare in Washington, DC
Expats in Washington, D.C. have access to excellent healthcare. As with other parts of the United States, it's imperative to know your coverage before you access any kind of care or purchase prescription medication. Lists of D.C. hospitals and pharmacies included.
Healthcare in the US
Expats in the United States have to navigate one of the most expensive health systems in the world. However, when properly navigated, the quality of care is excellent when compared to the rest of the world.
Best Places to Live in Washington, DC
Expats exploring where to live in Washington, DC have a wide variety of options, and you'll have to research them carefully to find the best place for you. Here are some of the best neighborhoods to consider.
Healthcare in Medellin, Colombia
The healthcare system in Medellin, Colombia gets generally positive reviews from expats there. Find answers to questions about universal healthcare in Colombia, what it takes to get an EPS card and more.
Best Places to Live in Medellin, Colombia
Here are the best places to live in Medellin, Colombia, based on the recommendations of expats that already live there. There are options for a variety of budgets in this now popular destination in Colombia.