Kelly, this is a site I used to find my massage therapist. These people are licensed and have to take yearly classes to update themselves.
In the top bar, click on "Find a Therapist" and, after you put in your location, you will see a list of therapists in your area and it usually lists the types of massages they do. My therapist has so many specialities that she didn't have fibro listed but she has certificates all over the walls of her office.
I never had pain after the initial day of the massage. She knows she can't do a deep massage with me. Even the light massages can make me squirm. I drink lots of water that day and usually am a little sore in the evening and at night but the next day I feel much better. This is my experience with a good massage therapist.
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