TeacherThe teacher is a possibility that occurs when the personal contents are no more intrusive, and there is space to leave "other than the self".
The need of a honest researcher guides him towards the right meeting, which has as its effect the end of that need.
The guru and the disciple on the other hand is a touch of silence that brings two distinct beings to share the same energy.
Autonomy is not something external, but internal, and if it is not real it can cause a lot of suffering. There is therefore no rule that establishes the nature of the relationship between serious researchers, just honesty.