The meaning of the word Apatite relates to the Greek word 'apatao' which means to deceive because they were misidentified as other stones. Apatite helps with achieving goals for personal power and encourages you to be of service in a more humanitarian way. It aids in third eye and throat chakra work to stimulate and grow psychic gifts and attune our alignment with our higher self. It encourages us to see ourselves as we really are and gives us the ability to gain greater self confidence in that knowledge. It boosts our ability to use our personal power to promote independence and ambition for ourselves and the collective good.