vanadinite (photo made by lloyd) is good for people who have a tendency to spend to much.
variscite (photo by reno chris) is helpful when dealing with those who are invalids, both the one who is invalid and the one working with them.
vesuvianite aka idocrase or californite is named for mount vesuvius in italy where it was initially discovered.
vivianite (photo by rob lavinsky) is great for meditation allowing the ease of quieting the mind and the openness to receive messages from your hearts urgings. it helps remove self inflicted wounds and low self esteem.