Apatite is named for the Greek word apate, which means "deceit”. Apatite is a group of phosphate minerals. It is a motivational stone, promoting independence and ambitiousness. Apatite comes in different colors that compliment different chakras. Blue Apatite opens the throat chakra. It enhances communication in groups and facilitates public speaking. It heals the heart and emotions. Blue Apatite connects to a very high level of spiritual guidance. Yellow Apatite activates the solar plexus chakra. It is a great eliminator of toxins and draws off stagnant energy. Yellow Apatite treats depression and lethargy and can overcome a lack of concentration and inefficient learning. Apatite is a deeply spiritual stone with a cleansing influence on the aura, especially in the mental body - the vibratory level associated with psychic perception and paranormal abilities. Psychologically, Apatite increases motivation. It draws off negativity about oneself and others. It is helpful for hyperactivity and autism in children. Apatite enhances creativity and the intellect. It can be used as a dream stone to access the subconscious for creative problem solving, as well as for exploring other lives and karmic patterns.Apatite is particularly supportive for business consultants, and account or investment managers.