How do you deal with a relationship that demands too much of your energy, particularly when this person is continually negative or expects you to be their support hotline and on-call 24 hours a day?

In this 4-minute video, Oprah shares some advice on how to deal with these kinds of people, and why we must decide where to draw the line – regardless of the type of relationship we have with them.

This type of situation can be tricky to deal with, particularly with family members, but if you’ve managed to shift the relationship you have with a negative person, even if it meant creating some initial space, please share what you did below.