Research Output per year
Sabine is a lecturer in Social Work and Human Services at Charles Sturt University. She began work in the field of aged care in 2005 and later practiced in areas of grief and loss, community development, rehabilitation, and vocational education and training. Sabine grew up in India knowing various cultures and religions. She has maintained an interest in spiritual and religious aspects of the culturally and linguistically diverse population within an Australian context, particularly on palliative and end of life care. Sabine has an extensive vocational educational and training goals setting and social work field practice coordination experience across several education institutes in Australia. Sabine is currently doing her Ph.D. exploring the culturally appropriate end of life care for ageing Punjabi Indian population in regional New South Wales.
Sabine has taught a range of subjects in community welfare, social work, and Human Services. She has an interdisciplinary focus in subject preparation. She currently teaches:
· HCS221-Law for Human Services 2
· HCS410-Legal issues in Child and Adolescent Welfare
· SWK423 - Ethics and social work practice
· WEL409 – Grief, Loss and Change
Sabine Coordinates various field education subjects (HCS402, HCS506, and SWK424) for social work.
End of Life/Palliative Care
Death and Dying
Grief and Loss
Social work Field Education
Ecological Social Work
Current research projects
Palliative Care for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Population
The Experience of Punjabi Indians with Palliative Care at Residential Aged Care Facilities: A Regional PerspectiveWardle, S., 2020
Research output: Thesis › Doctoral Thesis
Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paper › Chapter (peer-reviewed)
Environmental sustainability and social work: a rural Australian evaluation of incorporating eco- social work in field educationCrawford, F., Agustine, S., Earle, L., Kuyini-Abubakar, A. B., Luxford, Y. & Babacan, H., Jul 2015, In : Social Work Education. 34, 5, p. 586-599 14 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Activities per year
Sabine Wardle (Participant)
Activity: Participating in or organising an event › Conference/Symposium › Academic