Its presence in a room enhances the energies as it is a powerful vibrational transmitter. It is regarded as one of the best stones for Reiki healing. It facilitates taking the client into a deeper state of relaxation and receptiveness and at the same time removes the healer from the situation so that the movement of healing energy is more pure. Apophyllite works on the respiratory system and when held to the chest can stop asthma attacks. It neutralises allergies and promotes regeneration of the mucus membranes and the skin. Apophyllite is useful in healing matters of the spirit and in helping the spirit come to terms with being in a physical body.
According to the Gaia hypothesis, mother earth revealed this crystal so that its energies might counter the more materialistic attitudes arising out of the Victorian Industrial Revolution and colonisation, while at the same time encouraging the spirit of discovery.